Shirt & Woven Designer Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire Division: BMB Salary: £competitive Closing Date: Monday 04 March 2019 Full time, 37.5 hours per week BMB Clothing Ltd / Baird Group provides men’s clothing to customers throughout stand-alone, retail stores, concessions and an extensive wholesale network. Our many brands include Suit Direct, Ben Sherman and Jeff Banks. We pride ourselves on a stable highly skilled workforce who focuses daily on providing the best across all out product categories and distribution channels. We now have an opportunity for a Shirt & Woven Designer to join our Design Department. This role will be responsible for designing and developing seasonal ranges of shirts, trousers and shorts that reflect the Ben Sherman brand, whilst meeting the brands pricing architecture. You will work with the Head of Design and textile designers to develop your ideas into modern, contemporary ranges. You will carry out trend research and highlight emerging trends, mapping out your ideas into design boards to be created into CADS. You will share your ideas with our buyers and technical teams, proactively chasing approvals for production. The successful candidate will have worked in a similar position and as such will be able to demonstrate a good working knowledge of design processes and the Shirt & Woven product. You will have a natural creative flair but will also be able show your commercial awareness and understanding of designing to price points. You will have excellent IT skills, particularly in Illustrator and Photoshop, and will be able to create original print/pattern artworks. Due to nature of the role you will occasionally be required to travel so a level of flexibility is required. If this sounds like you then we would love to hear from you!