Product Designer (Home goods/furniture) - Cincinnati

Starts Within the next month
Duration Full-Time
Status Full-Time
Rate Around $70,000/year; depending on experience (will pay for relocation)
Our client in the retail industry is looking for a product designer to join their team. This person will have experience designing products for home accessories, furniture or lighting.

This is a direct-hire role that will be onsite in Cincinnati. The client is open to candidates in other markets relocating for the role.

The industrial designer will be responsible for:
- Developing SKU-level designs from concept through revisions to final sample approval that support seasonal concepts, merchant line plans, assortment strategies and price points
- Participating in ideation discussions pertaining to all merchandising categories
- Creating trend presentations and theme boards for merchandising
- Creating necessary artwork, technical drawings and materials specifications documents for vendor partners.
- Reviewing product samples
- Staying current on manufacturing processes and assessing applicability to company's product categories

The industrial designer must have:
- At least 2-3 years of professional design experience in home accessories, lighting or furniture
- Ability to concept sketch/ideate home furnishings
- Ability to visualize and design product in a residential context
- Ability to design product with a decorative point of view
- Demonstrated ability to create a technical drawing for a home product that a vendor could produce a sample from
- Demonstrated understanding of brand aesthetic ability to design for brand aesthetic
- Experience working with and collaborating with cross functional teams to see a product to final realization
- Ability to drive volume in design (fast paced design process)
- Expert knowledge in Photoshop and Illustrator
- 3D Modeling experience in CAD or Rhino

Send us your portfolio and apply today!

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: Trevor.Wood@jobalert.creativecircle.com


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