Senior Designer

L brands   •  

Columbus, OH

Industry: Retail & Consumer Goods

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8 - 10 years

Posted 180 days ago

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Description

The Sr. Designer is responsible for leading in the management and direction designing new concepts and designs for a product category within defined theme and seasons from concept through final delivery. Presents and delivers brand-right designs that tie back to the overall concept and business strategy; encompassing style, color/print and graphic design for new/existing product lines. Researches and interprets fashion trends and consumer needs that uphold the integrity of the product lines/brand. 



BUSINESS/LOCATION: Bath and Body Works – Columbus, OH

 

 

 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

• Conceptualize and translate design trends into concepts and manages the components of a seasonal collection

 

• Research trends and patterns for upcoming seasons; identify trends and apply them to product / label design

 

• Understand material costs and designing within cost parameters

 

• Present designs to Design and Merchandising leadership

 

• Partner Merchandising to ensure the integrity of the design is maintained during the product development process

 

• Gain approval from Legal and Regulatory on designs

 

• Create and execute final designs

 

• Update design board layouts and printouts, including concept boards

 

• Create Design Turn Overs (DTO) and finalize artwork for hand-off to the Production Team Order

 

• Provide approved designs and design direction to mechanical art team for development of technical specifications

 

• Review mechanical art work for final design approval prior to release

 

• Perform talent management activities if leading a team, including building a high performing team; mentor and coach internal design team

Qualifications

• Bachelordegree in Design or equivalent experience

 

• Minimum of 7 – 10 years of prior experience in 2D design, Illustration and graphic/product design; preferably in personal care and/or home fragrance

 

• Strong sense of design, typography and color plus demonstrated expertise in 2D label or graphic design

 

• Strong level of creativity, conceptualization, execution, organization and design skills

 

• Drawing and computer illustration skills – Strong Illustrator and Photoshop skills are required

 

• Fundamental experience and/or knowledge of design with photography

 

• Strong fashion sense with ability to translate into graphic design

 

• Proven track record to identify, develop and retain top talent

 

• Ability to work in a highly collaborate design environment

 

• Solid communication and presentation skills

 

Job ID:DES0013T