PRODUCT DESIGNER – US seasonal/tabletop/home decoration/ornament

Job level Senior
Location
Within Hong Kong
Employment type Permanent
Benefits 13-month pay, Discretionary bonus, Guaranteed bonus, Medical plan
Industry Trading / Import & Export / Wholesale
Job function Design > Product / Industrial Design
Manufacturing > Product Development / Product Management
Merchandising / Purchasing > Merchandising - Stationery / Sundries
Published On 28/06/2018
US importer & buying office of seasonal and christmas items like ornaments, tabletop decoration, wall decoration & related holiday decoration etc focus in US market mainly US retailers like Walmart, Lowes etc – we are looking for a  PRODUCT DESIGNER to work in the Product Development Department – with details as follows :
 
 
  • Design studies with over 2 years product design experience
  • Must be strong both creatively and artistically.
  • Must possess both technical and practical design skills.
  • The ability to deliver innovation in design, product format and function.
  • Have an aptitude and awareness of style trends in holiday, home décor, and pop culture.
  • Beneficial to have a working knowledge of materials and production methods for manufacturing products listed above.
  • Candidate must have demonstrated proficiency in digital rendering utilizing Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop;  An advantage if proficient in 3D CAD software such as Solidworks
  • Will need to have solid hand drawing skills.
  • Must be able to present ideas to internal team members as well as customers.
  • Good command of written and spoken English and Chinese/Mandarin.
  • Experience in US companies/US retailer market is a plus
  • The Product Designer is a member of the Product Development Department
  • Responsible for creating trend-right and customer-focused seasonal / holiday products. Some of the types of products designed are ornaments, tabletop/wall décor, stockings and related holiday decorations.
  • This role provides opportunities to invoke creative products through innovation and trends but also requires an ability to shift into providing specific output as directed by the customer.
  • Maintain an awareness of current market trends in holiday product as well as home decor and incorporate this knowledge into successful new designs.
  • Coordinate with Product Managers to understand and address requirements for customers, pricing, construction processes and materials.
  • Engage in ongoing research and development of new inspiration and ideas utilizing relevant new finishes, colors, materials and new lighting technology.
  • Develop a working knowledge of materials and production methods for manufacturing products listed above.
  • Conceptualize by applying creativity and originality in both group and individual brainstorming/sketching sessions to generate new ideas.
  • Execute final art for presentation to the buyers and prepare art with necessary specifications of color, material, scale & function for construction by factory vendors.
  • Reviewing and revising the design of factory samples to conform to specifications and cost
 
 
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