JUNIOR PRINT DESIGNER

At Lucy & Yak we are on a journey to create a world-nurturing organisation that gives back more than we take out. We need a passionate Junior Print Designer to join our mission. We are a people first, ethically minded and sustainably focussed Fashion business, who have grown from zero to 60+ staff on an exciting 3 year journey so far. We want to help create a system that works for everyone - quality durable clothing that lasts customers a long time. This role is vital to helping us achieve this.

So, what does the role offer? 

  • This is an amazing chance to work with a fast growing business with strong values of sustainability at its core. 
  • Work with a high-performing product team, with scope to let your ideas shine.
  • Opportunity to design garment prints creatively, including external artist collaborations. 
  • Communication with factories and some admin based work to support the team. 
  • Preparing print specs ready for production. 
  • Create on trend, new and exciting artworks that can be used within L&Y's collection.
  • Preparation of presentations and delivery of creative briefs. 

What are we looking for?

  • Experience in and passion for Fashion Print Design and Illustration.   
  • Proficient graphic design skills, using Adobe Suite. 
  • Ability to balance multiple creative projects concurrently whilst looking out for new artist collaborations. 
  • Able to create repeat print tiles. 
  • Familiarity with converting RGB to Pantone.
  • Experience working in a retail and product design environment.  
  • Understanding of the L&Y brand and the importance of colour and print.
  • Excellent communication skills, a team player who is bursting with ideas and fun to be around! 
  • Passionate about our values of fairness, sustainability, positivity and high quality products made with love!

    What exciting things should you know about Lucy & Yak? 

    • We are a Living Wage employer and constantly strive for fairness.
    • We work every day to improve our social and environmental impact (see website for more details) and ultimately aim to give back more than we take out.
    • We are trialling a 30 hour working week because we believe life is too short to be at work all of the time.
    • We support social and economic development with our overseas partners.
    • Constant growth - we are one of the fastest growing brands in the UK and can’t wait to welcome more people into the business to join us on this mission! 

    The fine print…

    • Highly competitive salary and benefits, dependent on experience. 
    • Located in central Brighton.
    • Partial remote working supported.
    • 30 Hour work week. 
    • Permanent role.
    • £19-25,000 per annum, dependant on experience. 
    • CLOSING DATE FRIDAY 25TH SEPTEMBER

    Please submit a short and powerful covering letter and your CV to careers@lucyandyak.com

    Thank you for your application in advance. Due to the high volume of applications and being a small team, we are only able to respond successful candidates. Love, Lucy & Yak x