Who are we?
creates exceptional handcrafted jewelry and buckles that reflect the richness of the American West. Montana Silversmiths translates the beauty of nature found in our surroundings and reflecting this beauty through signature bright-cut engravings, and distinctive designs in feathers, florals, rope and beads.
What are we looking for?
We are seeking an experienced designer to join our team in Columbus, MT as a Creative Designer
‘Day in the life’:
What do we require?
- Manage product development process from design to inception; meeting critical deadlines and ensuring all deliverables
- Use knowledge of current trends to design creative and marketable products
- Create original design concepts utilizing design software
- Hand draw/sketch and execute technical drawings
- Lead a design team to produce effective designs to high specification consistently and rapidly
- Leverage data-analysis, market research, internal and external designers and in-house and sourced manufacturing to constantly contribute to the creation of new products
Is this you?
- BA/BS in Design or Arts or equivalent industry experience preferred
- Portfolio demonstrating a track record of creative inspiration and marketable products
- At least 5 years of experience in design, trend analysis, and product management within fashion jewelry or associated accessories
- Working knowledge of Design Software; Corel Draw, Illustrator Photoshop, InDesign
- Knowledge of jewelry manufacturing processes such as casting, stamping, plating, and resins and current industry trends
- Demonstrated track record managing the creative process from design to build and market positioning
- A track record of ideas and innovation that has led to brand strength and financial success
- Knowledge of using CAD as a design tool a strong plus
- Creative minded
- Team spirited
- Dedicated, hard worker
- Sincere desire to succeed
** This is a full time position located in Columbus, MT **
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