Product Designer

Elsa L, Inc., a successful and fast paced designer and wholesaler of fashionable gift industry products (picture frames, photo albums, photo storage products and wall mirrors), is looking for an in-house designer. We offer collaborative, multi-faceted, entrepreneurial environment with significant career development opportunities.
The Designer position works directly with our CEO to design exclusive product for our customers. This exceptional opportunity requires graphic and product design skills, excellent communication skills and the ability to be prolific and deliver fresh and creative designs in a fast paced environment.

 

Job Responsibilities

DESIGN:

  • Hands- on design and illustration skills required
  • Able to expeditiously execute new concepts and designs
  • Skilled in typography, composition and color
  • Ability to Web research to identify trends in style, color and design
  • Skilled in the preparation of production ready files
  • Solid math skills for calculating measurements required for product production files

COLLABORATION:

  • Work closely with Art Director on product design, trend research and internal trend development
  • Work closely with Product Development Team to develop designs within product cost parameters
  • Work with Sales on trend boards, mocks and packaging.

COMPUTER:

  • Excellent PC Based InDesign CS5, Illustrator and Photo Shop skills required
  • Web Design a plus

Qualifications

  • Three + years of experience in designing art or product for giftware/home décor products
  • Highly motivated with ability to meet tight deadlines.
  • Passion for product design.
  • Have a strong eye for trends, color and typography
  • Flexible and able to work in a team environment.
 We offer a fast-paced, collaborative work environment with competitive wages and great benefits including medical, dental, vision and company-matched Simple IRA. Qualified candidates please send portfolio link, resume and cover letter with wage requirements to hr@elsal.com