An UGG Designer is a passionate leader with the creative ability to design innovative product true to the brand DNA. The Designer will manage the design process in a collaborative work environment translating briefs and knowledge of market trends into globally relevant, innovative, commercial designs. The Designer will develop and then implement designs that capture new markets, increase consumer demand, and deliver on the design assignment from the product team in a timely manner.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Apply market research, trend insight, and knowledge to interpret business briefs from the product team to select materials, and actively creates and presents new innovative concepts
Develop and create illustrations and technical drawings for new design concepts and digital renderings of materializations in Photoshop and Illustrator, detailing concept, materials, and development specifications based on UGG brand design guidelines
Manage and drive multiple design projects from conceptualization to finished product adhering to calendar deadlines while completing digital template guidelines
Review prototypes in a timely manner and update tech packs to reflect agreed upon changes and modifications
Collaborate with the development team to design products within specific pricing goals.
Create and manage timely execution of tech/design packages ensuring all level of detail is accurate
Collaborate and clearly communicate with Product and design team to ensure design objectives are reflected in the creation and execution of the product
Prepare and present design projects, clearly communicating design vision
Collaborate with and support peers to ensure season runs smoothly
Proactively anticipate how to manage design deadline in order to meet Critical Path (CP) dates
International travel as required. Attendance at tradeshows and events may also be required as directed