|Company:||Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia|
|Location:||US – New York, New York|
|Job Level:||Mid-Level Staff|
|Job Functions:||Design, Product Development, Research|
Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia is looking for a Senior Product designer to work on the Martha Stewart Holiday Collections. Under the guidance of the Executive Editorial Director and Design Director this position is tasked
with leading the design and development of all facets of the MS Holiday collections. The qualified candidate will work on designing holiday decorations, ornaments, lighting, tabletop and outdoor décor. This includes the
creation of match samples, technical drawings, thematic concept boards, and partnering with the product managers
and licensing partners for process and timeline management. We are looking for a passionate and creative individual
who thrives on meeting challenges in a fast-paced environment.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
-Maintain a strong sense of Martha Stewart design aesthetic throughout the design of all merchandise. Stay informed
of the latest editorial and television content through appropriate channels. Use inspiration to create viable products
where appropriate. Research and develop new ideas that will in turn inspire editorial and television.
-Build a strong relationship with merchant counterpart by developing strong understanding of business, industry trends,
best seller factors, and specific product cost factors. Stay abreast of retail opportunities to influence merchandise assortment plans. Partner with merchants on sourcing appraisals and recommendations.
-Transfer all necessary design specifications to partners, buyers, and product managers. Manage direct communication regarding specific product development with partners up to final sample approval.
Keep product managers and merchants updated in all communications. Consult with merchants prior to sensitive
partner communications if cost, lead-time or minimum implications exist.
-Research trade shows, antique shows, retail and online stores for inspiration, and keep abreast of craft trends and competitive landscape.
-Degree in Product Design with at least 7 years experience
-Decorating Design Experience
-Ability to shape a project from conception to completion
-Sophisticated design sense
-Passion for holiday decorating
Web-Based ApplicationsApply through our website
Please submit resume and relevant work samples.