Location: Foxboro, MA
Dorel Juvenile is looking for a Design Director to join the product development team at the Design and Development Center in Foxboro, MA.
In this position, you will be responsible for the innovative design of our products across all juvenile categories while also working with the global design team. Must have the ability to take a holistic design approach for understanding context, developing insight, identifying the opportunity, communicating the strategic vision and developing plans to achieve the objectives. Must be able to work effectively across all disciplines and leverage internal talent and external resources to deliver world-class design solutions. Responsible for short and long-term planning of product concept, development and execution of brand strategies.
Bachelor degree in Industrial Design or related field along with 10+ years of relevant design and leadership experience in consumer products and international environment. Demonstrated experience working within interdisciplinary team environments and fostering opportunities for cross-disciplinary work and collaboration. Must have a demonstrated track record of delivering insight-based, successful consumer products and show the confidence and ability to predict “what’s next”. Accountable and capable manager of process, resources and budgets. Mentor and coach staff to seek growth opportunities to maximize the team’s potential. Must be a strong leader who possesses excellent verbal, written and visual communication skills.
Reference Number: WD14