VM Artworker

VM Artworker

Job Title: VM Artworker
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum
Start Date: asap
Reference: ED134411_1502469587
Contact Name: Evie Darroux
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 11, 2017 17:39

Job Description

Our client is a leading high st retailer. They are currently looking for a Creative Artworker to join their visual merchandising team. You will be responsible for the design & format all visual communication for their stores.

Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Complete the style book on a monthly basis including; photography, art working every page, cut outs, formatting and sending to print
  • Regularly review the content and the format of the style book
  • Organise Style book calendar
  • Support with photography and racking up trends
  • Design and develop the Seasonal communication pack and Look Book. From gaining initial feedback, delivering the concept, agreeing material to sending to print and approving PDFs
  • Produce seasonal layout plans including graphic overlays
  • Organise critical path, including set up and print dates

Key Experience

  • Software knowledge; InDesign, Photoshop, Acrobat
  • Fashion Retail experience
  • Proven Graphic Design experience
  • Updating the brand layouts for management trade meetings and the weekly Newsletter
  • Artwork adhoc store communication packs for either newsletter or the Word/Retail room
  • Produce Window installation guidelines for POS and Sale launches
  • Create strong contacts with Buying and Merchandising teams
  • Visit competitors to feedback and monitor their visual proposition
  • Complete VM overlays for all new stores and modernisations
  • Where necessary, provide cover for Retail brand team e.g. newsletter or PowerPoint presentations

Skills & Abilities

  • Keen interest in fashion and trends
  • Excellent Mac CS5 skills
  • Excellent artworking skills
  • Good repro, production & print knowledge
  • Team player with excellent communication skills - ability to liaise at all levels
  • Highly organised, self-motivated, competent and can use own initiative
  • Thrives on fast past environment

Please send CV and portfolio stating salary expectations.

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