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Product Designer

 

Posted by Worthfind- Tourit's Bags on 03/12/2019


Job Basics

Industry Sector: Outdoor

Job Categories: Design - Product

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Country: United States

Required Experience: 5 - 7 years


Job Type: Full Time

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Required to Relocate: No

Required to Travel: Yes

Employee May Telecommute: Yes

Job Seeker Must Live Within:


Job Description & Requirements

As Tourit's Sr. Product Designer, you are responsible for creating our bag and accessory lines.
This role will require a strong sense of our target market and future vision for the brand in the outdoor industry. 
The Senior Product Designer will report to the Head Product Manager ,working closely with them to maintain and elevate Tourit’s overall market presence and product line.


Responsibilities: 

  • Execute assigned projects within 4-8 month timelines 
  • Provide sketches, mock-ups when needed, design boards, and presentations to effectively communicate design ideas to internal audiences 
  • Stay up to date with industry trends, and our social media community to help ensure we’re meeting our customers evolving needs 
  • Assist with current product design changes where necessary in order to address in-line production issues 
  • Provide detailed product initiations to Product Development Manager, including spec drawings, detailed measurements and construction guides, material and trim BOMs 
  • Demonstrate an understanding of end-use, product line creation, and the specific markets in which Tourit does business 
  • Contribute to cost analysis on new product designs 
  • Assist PD Manager and Merchandising Team in developing a schedule for the flow of the product plan through all development stages, including commercialization 

Qualifications: 
  • Degree in Product or Industrial Design- Other forms of Design degree can be accepted
  • Minimum 6 years experience designing softgoods, bags, accessories 
  • Hardgoods experience a plus 
  • Sense of urgency in accomplishing tasks 
  • Excellent planning, organizational, problem solving and decision making skills 
  • Proficient in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Strong working knowledge of function, production and sewing techniques to create tech packs are required.
  • Strong understanding of fabrics and trims 
  • Strong understanding of the Outdoors and “Urban” market 
  • Strong costing and negotiation skills 
  • Overseas communication and travel to manufacturing facilities experience 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills 
  • Demonstrates proactive problem solving skills 
  • Must be willing to adopt new ways of thinking 
  • Must be a team player, results driven and respectful


About Worthfind- Tourit's Bags

TOURIT was created to bring you an unique line of outdoor products that will always be on your side while pushing you to the limit. Combining thorough design and innovative concepts, we offer you products that are unmatched in quality and utility.