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Design Work Placement

Listing ID: 1253856

Design Work Placement

Type of Position: Internship / Work Placement
Company / Organisation / Artist Name: Christy's By Design
Location: Barnsley, South Yorkshire, Yorkshire & Humberside, UK
Length of Internship / Placement: 1 year
Hours: Full Time
Specified Hours: 38 hours per week
Start Date: June/July 2021
Compensation: Paid
Salary: National Minimum Wage
Reporting To: Director
Twitter Handle: @
Deadline: 12th February 2021
Ad Expires In: 2 weeks 5 days
About: Christy's by design uk's number 1’s fancy dress supplier, We supply and design fancy dress costumes in house in our Barnsley office for leading retailers such as George at ASDA, Tu Sainsburys, Tesco and Disneyland Paris to name a few. Our licence portfolio includes licences such as Peppa pig, Warner's and Disney/Marvel on a DTR basis. We also work closely with our sister company Amscan which is based in Milton Keynes

We are looking for two design students to undertake a student design placement at our Barnsley office, working as a valued member of a diverse and evolving team. The placement would start around June/July 2021 and be for approximately 1 year, with the opportunity to stay on longer after the completion of the placement.

The placement will involve:

  • Trend reports and research – this would include mood boards and CAD design work for meetings
  • CAD design work – using illustrator and photoshop for designing, creating artworks and print designs
  • Work sheets for sampling and communication with the product developers and graphic teams in the far east.
  • Admin duties – Sending post, processing samples, filing and organizing etc
  • Preparing for customer meetings – arranging the show room, prepping samples, CAD work etc.
  • Working closely with a variety of teams within the business from the UK and China.

The ideal candidate qualities:

  • Self motivated and willing to learn
  • Proactive team member who uses intuition
  • Skilled in adobe illustrator, photoshop and programmes alike
  • Commercial eye for design
  • Friendly and enthustatic

Application

Please apply with a CV and some examples of your work


Application Form

Applicant Requirements

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