Product Development & Product Design Director
New York, New York
Our friends at Kikkerland are seeking a Product Design & Product Design Director who will be responsible for developing gifts, gadgets and toys, home goods and accessories; directing in-house designers (1-4 persons) as relates to product development and packaging; and communicating with outside designers (12+). Additionally, he or she will be responsible for coordinating and confirming drawings, CAD models, materials and other product and packaging specifications, acting as engineering consult for production and areas where such technical expertise is required. The Director will oversee sourcing and coordinating production details with more than 100 factories and contacts in Asia, and assessing and advising on costing, prototypes, and product iterations.