ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Graduate Trainee, Women's Footwear Design
Alexander McQueen - Regular
London - United Kingdom
Alexander McQueen is currently on the lookout for a Talented Graduate Trainee to join our Footwear Design team & support with the Womenswear Collection.
As the Footwear Trainee you will support the Senior & Assistant Footwear Designer throughout the design process following the briefs provided.
How you will contribute?
Sketching and technical drawings
Making Swatches/ Mock-ups/ Trials
Photographing and organizing prototypes and samples
Maintaining and updating archives
Other administrative tasks required by the Shoe Designers
Who you are?
Footwear Design experience.
Very good drawing skills
Strong knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign, as well
as Microsoft Office
Excellent machine and hand sewing skills
Good understanding of the brands aesthetic.
Ability to work as part of a team
Attention to detail
Ability to prioritize multiple tasks and requests
Excellent organizational skills
Ability to work to tight deadlines and under pressure
Ability to travel when required.
Excellent communication skills
Good attitude and flexible approach
Enthusiastic and passionate
Excellent time management
Why work with us?
This is a fantastic opportunity to become part of a dynamic team with a visionary brand that offers possibilities to learn and grow. Talent development is a managerial principle at Kering and we are committed to fostering internal mobility. Our common vision promotes leadership skills and helps every employee to reach their full potential in a stimulating and fulfilling workplace environment.
Kering is committed to building a diverse workforce. We believe diversity in all its forms – gender, age, nationality, culture, religious beliefs and sexual orientation – enriches the workplace. It opens up opportunities for people to express their talent, both individually and collectively and it helps foster our ability to adapt to a changing world. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we welcome and consider applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of their background.
- Full time
- United Kingdom