Project Designer, Girls in Los Angeles, CA

at Spin Master Careers

Date Posted: 11/12/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/12/2019

Job Description

Please Note: If you are a current Spin Master employee with access to Workday, apply to this job via the Workday application.

Are you looking to further your career with an industry leading, global children's entertainment company? 

At Spin Master, our unwavering commitment to open mindedness, integrity and innovation is a great part of what has made us an industry leader. How do we stay ahead of the pack? By hiring the best and brightest minds—and that’s why we want you! 




What's it like to work here?




Spin Master is a fast-paced, hands-on organization that provides many great opportunities for impactful decision-making; we are building a legacy and welcome individuals with a proven track record of driving results.  





Job Description:

The Job:

As Project Designer for Spin Master's Girls Global Business Unit, you are responsible for motivating and mentoring your team to consistently produce innovative, on-target, and on time results. You have excellent communication skills, a proven track record of success and are considered to be a good role model for your teammates and a brand ambassador for the company. You are extremely creative with an understanding of toy design and have the ability to bring new and creative products to life from concept through to prototype development. Designer will need to be innovative with an understanding of the consumer demographics.

What we can expect from you:

  • Partner with Creative Management and Brand Management to set direction for new brands and individual items
  • Clearly demonstrates a solid understanding of the brands and the competitive environment as it relates to toy products and construction toy brands
  • Delivers innovative results that support brand strategy
  • Work with production team to ensure integrity of design in final deliverables
  • Solicit creative direction from the Brand Leads and Director of Packaging in a timely manner
  • Assist Brand Management team where required to develop marketing support materials, creative boards and layout presentations for new and existing business development presentations, new brand initiatives
  • Collaborate with Structural Engineering, Marketing, Quality Control and Product Development teams as well as overseas agents, as necessary, in the product development and approval process

Who’s a good fit for this team:

  • Someone who appreciates thoroughness and attention to detail
  • Someone with heightened creative and technical abilities including conceptual drawing, and manual illustration a plus
  • A detail obsessive individual that understands strategy and costing as well as brand ethos
  • Proven ability to work in a high volume, innovative, and entrepreneurial environment

You should apply if you have the following:

  • Minimum 7 years in the consumer products industry; toy design preferred
  • Toy Design, Animation, Industrial Design, Transportation Design, Fashion Design Degree or equivalent
  • Advanced knowledge of Illustrator, Photoshop and Acrobat

 





What you can expect from us:


Our mission is to Make Life More Fun with a vision to push the boundaries of innovation, creativity, and fun. From top leadership to new and veteran team members alike, everyone at Spin Master embodies our Core Values:
•    Integrity
•    Open Mindset
•    Innovation
•    Partnerships
•    Collaboration
•    Driving Results
•    Entrepreneurship

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We do appreciate all interest; however only those selected for interview will be contacted.