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Recruitment Genius Ltd
Category:
Salary: Competitive
Contract Type: Permanent
Line Manager: Director of Transport

Purpose
A hands on & strategic role contributing to Ambition 2026 & accountable for the NPI strategy & Design team

Responsibilities
- Creative guardian of textiles for group Transport
- Inspirational lead on design & colouring of the Transport collections. Designing & creating concepts into viable, exciting textiles
- Work on design led concepts for the portfolio & customers to develop & implement new products
- Support development of creative vision & direction
- Work with Transport Product Development team to shape & create product opportunities
- Ensure creativity, together with our leading technical, innovation & environmental sustainability credentials remains a focus
- Apply global trends of fabric, colour, lifestyle, travel, aesthetics & technical innovations to new product developments
- Deliver product strategy with global trend research with customer & market end user requirements
- Expert understanding of global textile for transport market
- Manage product & process roadmap with technical & design teams
- Offer complete product range with holistic approach to transport interiors
- Work closely with technical departments to ensure the transport certificate audit plan is up to date & coherent with actual/future sales
- Establish relationships with creatives & influencers worldwide
- Lead creative meetings & workshops with key strategic customers
- Compile competition landscape database
- Ownership for the group Transport Signature & accountability for creative styling
- Formulate design "stories" for each range development & facilitate with marketing for ABMs & customers
- Set creative vision & drive the 2-5 years forward product strategy
- Identify product gaps with specific focus on Transport Europe-Print/Flat-woven
- Form relationships with Global Design houses through extensive travel & industry focus groups

Education/Skills/Knowledge/Experience
- Educated to degree level/equivalent qualification in design/outstanding creative portfolio demonstrating experience across range of creative disciplines
- 5+ years design experience
- Ability to generate interest in products, brands, vision, mission & values of our Group & turn into long-term business relationships
- Experience of supply chain within the transport industry understanding the correlation between operator, design consultant, vehicle & seat manufacturer advantageous
- Knowledge of Microsoft Software packages & CRM
- Working knowledge of other European languages desirable

Personal Competencies
- Work independently & lead team demonstrating high levels of resilience
- Commercial awareness a must
- Outstanding textile design skills including surface pattern & weave
- Strong conceptual skills to work up ideas & be energetic about presenting ideas & concepts to customers
- Creative visionary & passionate about power of design
- Demonstrate new solutions & creativity whilst assessing commerciality
Salary: Competitive
Contract Type: Permanent
Line Manager: Director of Transport

Purpose
A hands on & strategic role contributing to Ambition 2026 & accountable for the NPI strategy & Design team

Responsibilities
- Creative guardian of textiles for group Transport
- Inspirational lead on design & colouring of the Transport collections. Designing & creating concepts into viable, exciting textiles
- Work on design led concepts for the portfolio & customers to develop & implement new products
- Support development of creative vision & direction
- Work with Transport Product Development team to shape & create product opportunities
- Ensure creativity, together with our leading technical, innovation & environmental sustainability credentials remains a focus
- Apply global trends of fabric, colour, lifestyle, travel, aesthetics & technical innovations to new product developments
- Deliver product strategy with global trend research with customer & market end user requirements
- Expert understanding of global textile for transport market
- Manage product & process roadmap with technical & design teams
- Offer complete product range with holistic approach to transport interiors
- Work closely with technical departments to ensure the transport certificate audit plan is up to date & coherent with actual/future sales
- Establish relationships with creatives & influencers worldwide
- Lead creative meetings & workshops with key strategic customers
- Compile competition landscape database
- Ownership for the group Transport Signature & accountability for creative styling
- Formulate design "stories" for each range development & facilitate with marketing for ABMs & customers
- Set creative vision & drive the 2-5 years forward product strategy
- Identify product gaps with specific focus on Transport Europe-Print/Flat-woven
- Form relationships with Global Design houses through extensive travel & industry focus groups

Education/Skills/Knowledge/Experience
- Educated to degree level/equivalent qualification in design/outstanding creative portfolio demonstrating experience across range of creative disciplines
- 5+ years design experience
- Ability to generate interest in products, brands, vision, mission & values of our Group & turn into long-term business relationships
- Experience of supply chain within the transport industry understanding the correlation between operator, design consultant, vehicle & seat manufacturer advantageous
- Knowledge of Microsoft Software packages & CRM
- Working knowledge of other European languages desirable

Personal Competencies
- Work independently & lead team demonstrating high levels of resilience
- Commercial awareness a must
- Outstanding textile design skills including surface pattern & weave
- Strong conceptual skills to work up ideas & be energetic about presenting ideas & concepts to customers
- Creative visionary & passionate about power of design
- Demonstrate new solutions & creativity whilst assessing commerciality
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