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Assistant Designer - Womenswear and Curve
We're Shop Direct, proud home of Very.co.uk, Littlewoods.com and 3,500 super-talented people. We're on a mission to transform retail. We want to provide the best shopping experiences for our 4 million customers by bringing together over 1,800 brands they love and flexible ways for them to spread the cost using credit. It’s what makes us tick; it’s what makes us the largest integrated digital and fintech retailer in the UK, and a very exciting place to work.
About the team.
We are looking for an Assistant Designer – Womenswear and curve to join our design team in the heart of London, at Sky Victoria. Our own brand V by Very has graced the covers of some pretty big magazines, since its creation in 2015 and we have even bigger ambitions for the future!
We are lucky to have all of our own brand designers in one place, from Womens, Mens, Kids and Home, giving colleagues a breadth of opportunity when developing their career with us.
You’ll have demonstrable fashion experience, either as a design assistant or industry placement. We’ll provide the opportunity to put your experience into practice and further develop your skills, with plenty of opportunity to take on new challenges.
You’ll support the wider team with trend reports, samples, support or show initiative in range planning, collaborating and supporting the wider team with additional responsibilities, demonstrating excellent communication skills along the way too!
You’ll be able to provide a portfolio developed through your studies or from hands on experience, clearly demonstrating your style. You’ll be ambitious and passionate, showing initiative from ways of working to your own self development, consistently striving to find new ways to wow our customers with the latest products.
- £250.00 flexible benefits allowance
- 27 days holiday + bank holidays + option to buy or sell 5
- 25% discount on our Very.co.uk clothing and footwear, 15% off home and electricals
- Health and wellbeing agenda
- Private pension matched at 6%
- Bonus potential (performance and business related)
- Cycle to work scheme
- Flexible working options
How to apply.
Please note that the talent acquisition team are managing this vacancy directly, and if successful in securing this role, you may be required to undertake a credit, CIFAS and CRB check.
If you’re a current employee of Shop Direct, please apply via Talent Online as an internal applicant.
We're an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status