Industrial Designer (Product & Packaging Innovation)
A newly created role within this established retail business based in the Inner West suburbs of Sydney. About the role The role of the Industrial Designer (for Product & Packaging Innovation) will be to design and develop products in conjunction with the relevant Buying teams, ensuring that it is commercial and fit for purpose while exploring sustainable packaging and product options. About the business Already a well-established, leading player in their field, this homewares business has celebrated a number of milestones this year already, achieving record-breaking sales by bringing the best products to market at the great prices.
An Australian company that continues to push the boundaries and challenge the status quo in identifying further growth opportunities and capitalising on market share. About you This dynamic, fun and highly motivated team are looking for a like-minded, passionate individual to join the merchandise team. Reporting into the General Manager of Merchandise, the Product & Packaging Designer will need to possess the following key skills and experience to be successful for this role: Degree educated specifically in Industrial Design Strong technical drawing skills across a suite of IT programs Experience in working on sustainability projects in sourcing and development (products and/or packaging materials) Proven experience in packaging; in engineering, improving and optimising resources, whilst keeping costs within budget Strong communication skills and influencing ability A collaborative, team player Experience in travelling overseas to factories/suppliers as part of the role What's on offer? With this newly created role, there is opportunity to scope out this role and make it your own, influencing your own future development.
In addition, on offer for this opportunity is: A competitive remuneration package Ongoing training and development support A social and outgoing team working environment Bright, modern offices with ample breakout areas, large onsite kitchen Flexible working and trusting workplace Great leadership and team support Opportunity to lead projects Onsite car parking and local amenities If this role sounds of interest to you, I'd love to hear from you Please submit your confidential application using the link below. Your resume will not be shared with any third party without your knowledge or consent. Role posted by Clare Hackman on 7th September 2020.