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All Round Designer

Helmond, The Netherlands

PURPOSE OF THE JOB

Contribute to the creative vision for the brand programme and ensure that all activities have a design concept that meets the brands design ethos and standards.

The company

Our client is a Dutch design and textile printing company. Influenced by Indonesian Batik, designed in the Netherlands, it’s history and design style is a multicultural mixture of beauty and industrial craftsmanship. Founded in 1846 by Dutch entrepreneurs, It is one of the world’s most dynamic fabric design companies with a reputation for surprising creativity and global exchange. Within this exchange is the story of African women — entrepreneurs and tailors who took the prints into their hearts and culture; creating meanings around the designs and beautiful garments to express their individuality

They have been designing and manufacturing distinctive fabrics loved by African women since 1846. The specially crafted fabrics – Wax Hollandais, Super-Wax – continue to be made with time-honoured methods and materials in Helmond, the Netherlands.

KEY TASKS

  • Research

  • Retail

  • Fashion

  • Social

  • Design

  • Keep up to date and relevant to the brand

  • Keep up to date in trends

  • Keep broad and at the same time at the cutting edge of design

  • Keep up to date in Design news

  • Inspire the team

Create design concepts

  • Events
  • Projects
  • Retail
  • Products
  • Incorporate research

Concepts should be innovative, young and trend setting and fit purpose and within affordable costs

Design non-graphic content

  • Retail spaces
  • Exhibition spaces
  • Events
  • Awards
  • Product development

Support Director

  • Visual content
  • Concepts

Requirements

Bachelor degree in Design

  • Experience with material research, packaging and branding
  • Up to date in brands, trends and sustainability knowledge
  • You are a design driven person and a material expert
  • Curiosity and ability to explore and find opportunities that suit the African context
  • Good team worker, autonomous and organized

Location: South of the Netherlands



Do you fit to the described profile, and are you ready for an exciting next step in your career? Please apply now with an English resume!