Senior Designer at ConfidentialPosted on: 11/12/2021
Location: Vernon, CA (ON-SITE)
Glassdoor: 3.0 / 5 | Original Source
### Job description Los Angeles based Wall Décor company is in search of a SENIOR DESIGNER for in-house Design Team and Product Development Department. Work with and oversee several designers while developing wall decor for mass market accounts, working with both in-house teams and factories overseas. Coordinate design projects with Sales Reps, Graphics, Import, and Sample Departments. Aid in the preparation of sales meetings & presentation. Previous experience in design for retail is a plus along with prior retail administrative supervisory experience. Candidates must have 3-6 years experiences in same or similar industry. Candidates must be capable of managing multiple projects at once with tight deadlines in an extremely fast pace work environment. JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: • Inspire and create innovative ideas across all existing and emerging digital and print platforms that will have a positive business impact. • Provide day-to-day, hands-on creative direction and design in a fast-paced environment. • Elevate and evolve the aesthetic of current product lines while maintaining the creative standard and supporting the overall brand direction. • Develop and execute distinctive and new customer specific product lines. • Ensure Design Spec consistency and accuracy to communicate product specifications and builds thoroughly and effectively. • Interact with Sales Team, Design Director, and Product Development Director to create trend right, sellable product • Possess an acute understanding of the competitive landscape. • Continuously research home décor landscape via online, observation research and shows • Work closely with Account directors, to determine product line for each account & participate in the brainstorming process. • Prepare and communicate art direction as needed. • Communicate with factories on special projects as needed. • Keep up to date on industry trends and market activity. • Work closely with Graphics, Import, and Sample Department in order to get the design projects completed on time. • Aid in preparing product presentations for Sales Team based on market trends. QUALIFICATIONS: • Candidate must have 2-3 years experiences in product development / design, preferably inside of home décor. • Candidate must be capable of managing multiple projects at once with tight deadlines in an extremely fast pace work environment. • Bachelors or related degree from a 4 year accredited University preferred. • Prior experience in picture framing, interior design, or home décor is a huge plus. • Must have general awareness of the retail market, pricing, and perceived value. • Must be a motivated self-starter. • Must be able to work both autonomously and in a team setting. • Must have a good eye for sellable art and design. • Proficient in Office Programs (Word, Excel, MS Outlook and etc.) • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, and etc) • Strong communication and interpersonal skills • Ability to communicate with top Management. • Must possess a consumer-centric, commercial design mentality.