ALEXANDER MCQUEEN Graduate Trainee, Women's Leathergoods
Alexander McQueen - Fixed Term (Fixed Term)
London - United Kingdom
Alexander McQueen is in search of a Creative, Adaptable & Highly Passionate Graduate Trainee to join their Womenswear Leathergoods department.
The Graduate Trainee for Leathergoods will provide support to the Senior Designer, Designer and Assistant Leathergoods Designers, assisting with required tasks ensuring completion to the highest standard, in a timely manner, aligned to the department’s briefs.
How you will contribute?
Undertake image research
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 Leathergoods Department
Who you are?
Previous design experience working within a Leathergoods team for a luxury fashion brand
Extensive technical knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign, as well as Microsoft Office.
Strong hand drawing skills
Excellent machine and hand sewing skills
Good understanding of the House
Excellent communication skills
Good attitude and flexible approach to work
Enthusiastic and passionate
Strong teamwork skills, with an ability to work effectively as part of a team
Demonstrate the utmost level of attention to detail, while working to tight deadlines and under pressure
Ability to prioritize multiple tasks and requests
Excellent time management and organizational skills
Travel within the UK and Europe may be required
Why work with us?
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