Our client, a home textile and housewares company located in Middlesex County, is seeking an Illustrator to join their team.

This Illustrator will:

- Create original designs for kitchen textiles

- Make sure all work is adhering to design calendar and deadlines are being met in a timely manner

- Ability to match color palettes, and has an exceptional eye for color

- Helps to comment on product samples and strike offs

- Creates color charts and prep artwork to make sure all relevant information is sent to overseas factories

- Use a sense of creativity and good design judgement in developing and applying innovation and trends

- Helps perform design and trend research

- Work with marketing and product development to ensure all deadlines are being met and correct information is being relayed to vendors

Qualifications for this Illustrator:

- 3-5 years experience as a designer/illustrator

- Must have extremely strong illustration skills, both digital and traditional techniques.

- Must have flexibility in range of styles from traditional looks to more contemporary

- Must be proficient in Illustrator/Photoshop

- Background in textile design with a strong understanding of soft home categories a plus

- Flexibility to shift priorities and efficiently manage timelines in a fast paced and highly demanding environment

- Experience across all phases of design from concept development, design and production

- Experience working with major US retailer's such as Walmart, Target, and Dollar General

- Strong portfolio of design work

Interviews start this week!

If you feel you are qualified for this position please send your resume (and samples if applicable) to:

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