Senior Textile & Graphic Designer Lead -Womens/Mens


Williams Landing, AU

Category:  Merchandise
Work Type:  Permanent Full Time
Who are We?

At Target, we’ve always been here to help families live better. But right now, we can see that what ‘better’ means is changing. Better means making choices that can change the world. Better is about a life that’s lived, not with more things, but with things that mean more. A life where quality is always valued over quantity. Where beauty is born from style and substance in equal measure. A better way of life, that’s within easy reach of all. That’s why everything from the products we make to the experience we create, is crafted with intention and a single purpose…To inspire families to live better.

What will you do?

In this role, you will be a senior lead and work collaboratively with key stakeholders to offer a professional and creative textiles graphics service to Target, designing commercial artwork representative of key trends in all the apparel womenswear categories  to drive sales and profitability.

Other key responsibilities will include:

  • Lead and inspire the Textiles graphics function (both internal and external resources) to deliver graphics that are on trend and in line with the overall direction of the business
  • Work collaboratively with the Head of Design, POV & Trend and key stakeholders to create and design commercial placement and yardage graphics
  • Conduct ongoing market research to identify and drive graphics trend through pushing designs, colour, style and printing techniques.
  • Take responsibility of responding to design briefs with commercial, innovative and inspiring graphics and concepts
  • Manage multiple deadlines to deliver print direction and artwork for each quarter, in line with critical path
  • Supporting with the delivery of trend presentations to sell designs to key stakeholders
What are we looking for?

The ideal canddiate will have tertiary qualifications in Design, Textiles or Fashion with strong working experience in a Graphic Design role in a fast-paced retail environment with some exposure to leading teams.  Demonstrated success designing product that is commercial is essential as is proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite and Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign along with experience working with a local and off-shore supplier base, ability to work across multiple categories and build strong working relationships cross-functionally.

We don’t just look for people based on their skills and experience, our people work together and champion the Target values and behaviours.  We are a business where our values and people matter, and we need like-minded people to join us!

Target values diversity and we pride ourselves on representing the diverse and multicultural communities of which we are a part.

Agencies will only be engaged if required. Please do not contact us or send applicants to us unless requested to by the Talent Acquisition Team.