John Robshaw Textiles Is Hiring A Senior Designer In NYC

The senior designer must have  at least 3-5 years professional home textile design experience.
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The senior designer must have  at least 3-5 years professional home textile design experience.
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John Robshaw Inc. is an international luxury home company with a focus on bedding and decorative accessories handcrafted in India and Southeast Asia. John Robshaw is known for his signature updated spin on exotic, handmade objects; a vibrant mix of sophistication and romantic allure.  

JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • All aspects of design, including but not limited to: print development, product development, construction specs, packaging specs, creating pattern repeats (photoshop/illustrator), etc
  • Managing assistant designers & summer interns
  • Working closely with John & team to meet deadlines
  • Overseeing licensing deals
  • Assisting in the planning of photo shoots & assisting at photo shoots
  • Creating Excel spread sheets, spec sheets & packages for new sampling development
  • Following up on packages & products until handing off to production.
  • Product development with overseas factories for sampling & miscellaneous orders
  • Working closely with Production & Sales
  • This position requires knowledge of the home bedding industry standards as well as market awareness

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must have at least 3-5 years professional home textile design experience; Bedding experience is a preferred; Experience in communicating with factories is mandatory
  • Expert proficiency with Mac Platform; Strong Photoshop skills are essential as well as a working knowledge of Illustrator
  • Expert proficiency in Microsoft Excel
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects while adhering to intense deadlines
  • Ability to work well independently & in a team
  • Must be right brain/left brain.
  • Must be willing to work hard, pitch in where needed & be excited about the product!

Please submit a cover letter and resume as an attachment to careers@johnrobshaw.com with the subject "Senior Designer."