Footwear Designer/Developer

  • Job Reference: JS3985
  • Date Posted: 20 June 2017
  • Location: China
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Design, Product Development
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Joanne Stratton
  • Email: info@uandirecruitment.co.uk

Job Description

Our client is a leading designer and supplier of ladies and childrens footwear providing on-trend footwear for a number of UK High Street retailers.They now have an opportunity for a Footwear Designer/Developer to work with their China office.  

Footwear Designer/Developer - The Role:

  • Work closely with the UK office to design and develop a range of commercial footwear.
  • Travel to other manufacturing units within China.
  • You will need to be able to manage the manufacturers to ensure that designs are followed through the various stages, including factory specs. 
  • Be able to put designs together and work with the factories to develop samples.
  • Attend customer meetings in China

Footwear Designer/Developer - The Candidate:

  • Previous footwear design or technical experience
  • You must be a creative and imaginative individual
  • Excellent communication skills- both written and verbal
  • Organised and high level of attention to detail
  • It would be an advantage to have technical footwear knowledge
  • Would consider a graduate providing they have commercial design/technical experience.

Footwear Designer/Developer - The Package:

  • Competitive, dependant on experience

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