Footwear Designer - Women & Kids

Effective people management of an Assistant Designer in line with all Company People processes.
Day-to-day delegation and overall responsibility of category.
It’s never just a job at Dr. Martens. It’s a way of life. We live and breathe our Fundamentals - INTEGRITY. PROFESSIONAL. PASSIONATE. TEAM PLAYERS. They define who we are and how we get the job done. We believe each role is as unique as the person who does it. To be our Footwear Designer you will also possess these qualities:
3+ years’ working as a women’s footwear design, ideally for a relevant Lifestyle brand with strong design portfolio to match.
Strong design and illustration skills both hand drawn and digital
Proven ability to work to a brief and translate designs into production ready designs
Good Working knowledge of footwear constructions and processes
Working knowledge of current Mac OS, Adobe Creative Suite, Illustrator, Photoshop, In Design, PowerPoint, Word, Excel
Experience of working with factories and suppliers in the Far East and able to travel
Strong communication skills and experience interacting with other departments and adjusting to changing team strategies
Excellent time management and organisational skills to work in a fast-paced environment
Our Company culture is one of encouraging an appreciation for those possessing a proud sense of self-expression. Our British origins give us a self-deprecating sense of humour; yet we are unashamedly focused about the business of making high quality boots and shoes.
At Dr Martens we do things a bit differently. We aren’t a corporate brand. We don’t mind how you dress, if you have piercings or tattoos, or if you dye your hair. We love the things that make us original that no-one can imitate. Our customers are all different, so it makes sense that our people are too – We want to inspire the next generation of DM’s wearers and they will come from all walks of life!
Then email your CV and current salary details with a sample of your work to

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