Mid-Weight Designer - Consumer & Lifestyle

The Hut Group

Manchester, GB
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Function: Web/Graphic Design/Internet
  • Post Date: 02/15/2021
  • Website: thg.com
  • Company Address: Voyager House, Chicago Avenue, Manchester, M90 3DQ

About The Hut Group

THG has grown from a start-up business to a global digital commerce group, fast becoming one of the world’s leading beauty and wellbeing online retail organisations.

Job Description

About The Hut Group

THG is one of the world's leading online beauty and wellbeing retailers, home to premium brands such as lookfantastic, Pro Bike Kit, GlossyBox, and Myprotein; all of which are powered by our industry-leading and award-winning technology platform, THG Ingenuity. Our 6000-plus employees represent 66 nationalities and work in offices located in 11 cities around the globe.

Our culture is fast- paced and unique, we recognise great achievements with great rewards. To support our ambitious growth, we are looking for commercially astute, ambitious individuals that can bring fresh and innovative thinking to THG and play a part in driving the Group forward on its truly exciting journey. THG believes in the power of meritocracy. We invest in the development of our people to help everyone achieve their full potential.

About the Division

Consumer is home to THG's heritage sites, that includes brands such as Zavvi, IWOOT, and Pop In A Box - some of Europe's largest online retailers for Licensed Movie Merchandise, Collectables of of all types and Gifting products.

There’s a real passion and drive within our innovative team, to both achieve and be part of something special. This hard working and driven culture has been key to driving rapid international growth. A focus on in-house produce and exclusive products through our print on demand facility, has accelerated evolution of the sites away from traditional entertainment retailers towards growing Merchandise and Collectable markets – an area we plan to continue our investment in. We are looking for creative, innovative, and resourceful people to come and join us on our exciting journey.

About the Role

Reporting into the Senior Designer, the mid weight designer will be part of an exciting and growing area, designing all Own Brand products within our Consumer Division. These brands include AKEDO (footwear), MILLINER (headwear), MOTH (tech), DECORSOME (furniture) and ORINGINAL HERO (apparel). Day-to-day task will include:

    Designing licensed and own brand product for our portfolio of own brand product including AKEDO (footwear), MILLINER (headwear), MOTH (tech), DECORSOME (furniture) and ORINGINAL HERO (apparel).
    Undertaking a high level of styling research and cover all aspects of seasonal colour palettes and mood boards.
    Producing technical drawings for garment specifications.
    Work closely with the product development and licensing team to deliver sets of exclusive, wide ranging designs.
    Create / present digital and physical illustrations in line with design plans.

Requirements

    Passionate advocate for our Own Brand products.
    Must be capable of interpreting licensed style guides and translate conceptual language into palpable product.
    Impeccable attention to detail and experience in a fast-paced environment.
    Proven, solid understanding of fabrics, working with colour, fashion or footwear design.
    Self-motivated, pro-active team player going beyond the call of duty, have a keen eye for detail, be result-oriented, and have an ability to work stay calm under pressure and in uncertainty inspiring the same in the team.
    Knowledge in the use of Rhino, Blender, Illustrator and Photoshop.
    Ability to work collaboratively with other team members to deliver immediate tasks.
    Must be capable of Full and detailed CAD work ready to go to the factories for sampling.
    Understanding of print on demand processes (preferred but not essential).

Benefits

    Competitive salary.
    Genuine responsibility from the start of your career at THG.
    Discounted Gym membership.
    Access to onsite doctor.
    Enrolled onto company pension plan.
    Leadership and Development training throughout your career.

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This company does NOT accept candidates from outside recruiting firms. Agency contacts are not welcome.