Junior Product Designer

BAN.DO LLC - Los Angeles, CA

Full-time
We're looking for a Junior Product Designer with strong creative instincts and a graphic design background to contribute to the ideation and creation of our lifestyle products. This person would work under the direction of our product design team and Product Design Manager to assist in executing visual ideas that connect to a greater seasonal concept, while contributing to the overall creation of the line through surface design, packaging, and sample reviews.

A little about us: ban.do is a lifestyle brand based in sunny Los Angeles that designs clothes, accessories, gifts, stationery, and more. Our products can be found in department stores, specialty stores, and boutiques, as well as online at bando.com. We’re inspired by the power of friendship, the good old days, and all things FUN. We’re also really into supporting our community of customers, fellow artists, and like-minded brands. We think there’s room at the top for all of us.

Responsibilities:
Contribute design ideas for ban.do lifestyle collections.
Help create and maintain packaging files.
Propose and execute surface designs for lifestyle products, .com collaborations, and collaborations.
Follow and carry out design direction given by product designers and/or Product Design Manager.
Participate in sample reviews and design reviews as needed.
Clean up and maintain outside art files.
Create technical files for ban.do gift products, including but not limited to items in drinkware, desk accessories, paper, outdoor, and tech.
Organize and maintain all sample libraries, including but not limited to products, swatches, and references.
Create two-dimensional CADS under the direction of the Product Design Manager.
Order samples, references, and materials, as needed.
Run errands (pick up print orders, for example
Adheres to all policies and procedures outlined in ban.do’s employee handbook.
Any other tasks that may be assigned to meet company goals.
Assist Production Artist with file set up, asset organization, product information
Assist Product Design Manager in product development communication between remote offices.
Adhere to all policies and procedures outlined in ban.do’s employee handbook.
Any other tasks that may be assigned to meet company goals.

Qualifications:
Available full time / Local
Graphic design background
Strong interest in product design, packaging design and typography
Illustration or surface design skills a bonus
Comfortable with a fast-paced environment
Highly organized
Exceptional communication skills
Curious, quick learner