Global Design ManagerRacine, Wisconsin Job ID 11777 Apply
S.C. Johnson & Son Inc.
Title: Global Design Manager
The Global Design Manager (multiple openings) at S.C. Johnson & Son Inc. in Sturtevant, WI will develop, manage and deliver effective and compelling design systems and solutions across critical touch points, media and channels for existing brands and expanding portfolio. Champion design and collaborate with cross-disciplinary colleagues to drive quality design experiences and solutions across brand touch-points, including identity, packaging, product, eCommerce and retail environments. Lead development of brand design strategies based on brand foundation tools and brand architecture to help drive sustainable growth. Drive the final design recommendations and decisions to enable artwork execution / production phases. Ensure strategic vision solves a business problem successfully, on budget, and on time. Train cross-functional team members to ensure all design initiatives are executed on brand and adhere to the brand guidelines. Lead design direction on licensing programs, and be the face of design to all licensing partners. Partner with world-class design, innovation and product development agencies to develop best in class design, as well as develop global brand guidelines (2D and 3D) that will be utilized for all brands, globally. Position requires domestic and international travel is required for consumer research, market study, or agency visits.
Minimum Requirements: Master's degree in Industrial Design, Industrial Engineering or a closely related field, plus 3 years of experience in brand design for the Consumer Product Goods (CPG) industry. Employer will also accept a Bachelor's degree in Industrial Design, Industrial Engineering or a closely related field, plus 5 years of experience in brand design for the Consumer Product Goods (CPG) industry. Must include 3 years of experience in each of the following: (1) product form language, ergonomics, user-centered design, design for manufacturability and product interaction; (2) two of: Solid Works, KeyShot, Sketchbook Pro, Analog sketching or Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator); (3) CAD design for complex surface models intended for engineering reviews; (4) written and oral presentation of brand design strategy and ideas to design team and stakeholders; (5) design involving engineering and manufacturing processes, including two of: injection molding, blow molding, thermoforming, paper construction, and automation; and (6) team management for end-to-end innovation processes.
Apply online at: http://www.scjohnson.com/en/Careers/apply.aspx. Click “Search Openings” and use keyword "Global Design Manager".
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