Designer – Shoes & Accessories

  • Job Reference: JS4652
  • Date Posted: 1 February 2021
  • Recruiter: u&i Recruitment Ltd
  • Location: East Sussex
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Design
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Joanne Stratton
  • Email:

Job Description

The Company

Are you interested in alternative fashion, culture, and all things strange & unusual? Our client is an established international gothic clothing brand. They are currently looking to recruit a passionate, enthusiastic, and highly motivated individual to design and develop exciting and fresh shoe & accessories concepts. The role requires an individual with industry experience in a similar role and a comprehensive knowledge of product development from initial concept through to sales.

As the successful candidate, you will demonstrate a flair for alternative/gothic fashion and an understanding of commercial design, possess excellent drawing skills, and have practical knowledge of shoes and accessories construction.


Designer  – Shoes & Accessories - The Role:

• To Conceptualize and illustrate new designs for presentation to the design executives.

• To take designs from rough-concept through a workable, technical rendering.

• Responsible for creating free-hand sketched “notes” of the design concepts during new product development meetings.

• Working directly with other designers to elaborate and expand on their design concepts

• To creates new design concepts in keeping with the brand image based on one-of-a-kind stones or materials.


Designer  – Shoes & Accessories - The Candidate:

• Have 5+ years design experience.

• A strong hand sketching ability (required)

• Be able to design engineering and product development in mind.

• Present inventive and organic designs in a “looser hand”

• Have the ability to interpret and re-imagine collections

• Demonstrate a strong sense of fashion with an alternative/gothic aesthetic.

• Have advanced rendering skills & knowledge of Adobe Suite.


Designer  – Shoes and Accessories - The Package:


- Competitive dependent on experience

- Freelance/part-time considered.


Due to the anticipated interest in this role only short listed candidates will be contacted.

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