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Temporary Production Designer, Kids and Teens

Date: May 6, 2019

Location: San Francisco, CA, US

Company: Williams-Sonoma Inc.

Requisition Number: PT-15416
Area of Interest: Catalog Sales
Organization: Corporate
Brand/Division: Pottery Barn Teen
Position Type: Full-time

JOB DESCRIPTION

About the Team

You will be part of the Design & Production teams that produce multiple Catalogs annually, printed/digital marketing materials and brand assets for our cross-functional partners.

About the Role

As the Temporary Production Designer, you will be responsible for:

* Cropping and providing images to our Brand Marketing, Public Relations and Social teams seasonally
* Assisting Design Team with mocking up visual comps and presentation boards for upcoming meetings
* Image retouching/cloning in Photoshop
* Producing Catalog spread layouts, placement of photography and copy utilizing style sheets and libraries
* Supporting team Coordinators by making sure catalog changes are made, meeting milestone deadlines and preparing files for print

You're excited about this opportunity because you will...

* Work closely with a cross-functional, cross-brand teams, copywriters, designers, etc.
* Take ownership of assigned projects, while also contributing to the greater team's projects
* Have the opportunity to be hands-on, working side by side with our team to get things done
* Manage day-to-day production and project list
* Solve problems and get to the root cause of any issue, no matter how complex

REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS

Why you will love working at Williams-Sonoma, Inc.

* We're a successful, fast-growing company with an entrepreneurial vibe
* A technologically and data-driven business
* Competitive salaries and comprehensive health benefits
* We're at the forefront of tech and retail, redefining technology for the next generation
* We're passionate about our internal and external clients and live/breathe the client experience
* We get to be creative on a daily basis
* A smart, experienced leadership team that wants to do it right and is open to new ideas
* We believe in autonomy and reward taking initiative
* We have fun!

We're excited about you because you have the following qualifications...

* Proficient in Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Bridge, Acrobat
* BA in Graphic Communication or Fine Arts, or equivalent experience
* Ability to adapt to new production software and systems
* Work well on a team and enjoy collaborating and sharing your ideas
* A creative eye, but are very detail oriented with Production experience
* Listen to feedback willingly and use it to improve
* Organized and able to juggle multiple tasks
* Strong verbal/written communication skills
* Flexible, hard-working and are able to work well in a very deadline-driven environment
* Experience working with external printers is a plus

About Williams-Sonoma, Inc.

Founded in 1956, Williams-Sonoma, Inc. is the premier specialty retailer of high-quality products for the kitchen and home in the United States. Our family of brands are Williams-Sonoma, Pottery Barn, Pottery Barn Kids, PBteen, West Elm, Williams-Sonoma Home, Rejuvenation, and Mark and Graham. These brands are among the best known and most respected in the industry. We offer beautifully-designed, stylish and functional products for every area of the home, including the kitchen, living room, bedroom, home office, closet, laundry room and even outdoor spaces. We've seen some big changes since our first brick-and-mortar store opened more than half of a century ago. What hasn't changed is our passion for high-quality products, functional design, outstanding customer service, and enhancing the lives of our customers and the communities where we operate. Today, we're a multi-brand, multi-channel, global enterprise supported by state-of-the-art technology and some of the most talented teams in retailing - and we're always looking for new energy and ideas

This role is not eligible for Visa sponsorship or relocation assistance.

Williams-Sonoma Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Williams-Sonoma, Inc. will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Williams-Sonoma, Inc. will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, or other applicable state or local laws and ordinances.


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