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Product / Industrial Designer at Zobele España S.A.

The Opportunity

ZOBELE GROUP is a worldwide business partner that provides innovative and cost-effective product solutions for leading household, health & personal care brands.


Your Role  

Zobele is looking for a talented and pragmatic Product/Industrial Designer to assist our dynamic Research & Innovation Department located in Zobele Barcelona IHub.

The Product/Industrial Designer plays a key role to transform business, user and technology criteria into tangible concepts and great products that bring compelling and engaging user experiences.

The successful candidate is a team player with strong problem solving skills, openness to feedback and willingness to make changes to a design. You will be responsible for conceptualizing, designing, and building ideas of your own and of the team.

Responsibilities & duties

  • Define and communicate fresh and innovative concepts using sketches, 3D CAD renderings and presentation technics.
  • Understand and synthetize FMCG business requirements, user insights and technological constraints.
  • Partner with Innovation Planners and Technical Leaders to prepare client presentations and co-creation sessions.
  • Rapidly prototype and refine concept designs to evaluate user understanding and interest.
  • Transform concepts into cost efficient, intuitive and appealing design proposals.
  • Generate design control documentations including colour, material and printing specifications.

Desired skills and expertise

  •  5+ years of experience working as Industrial/Product Designer in FMCG or related field, ideally with international background.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Industrial Design.
  • Languages: excellent command of the English language is essential.
  • EU Citizenship or permanent residency required.

Key competencies

  • Demonstrable experience as an Product/Industrial Designer.
  • Understanding of user-centered design process.
  • Ability to align design solution with strategic business/marketing objectives.
  • Real understanding of manufacturing, materials & processes with a strong focus on injection moulded products.
  • Capable of handling and prioritizing multiple projects within a fast pace environment while maintaining attention to details and timings.
  • Work under tight deadline pressure and adapt quickly and amicably to changes in project, scope and schedule.
  • Proven ability to effectively communicate ideas both verbally and visually (knowledge of Microsoft PowerPoint).
  • Strong sketching skills required.
  • Proficiency with Photoshop and Illustrator desired.
  • Fluent 3D CAD experience (SolidWorks – This is a must).
  • 3D rendering experience (KeyShot).
  • Strong problem solving skills.
  • English is required.
  • Strong hands-on approach.

Submission Details  

  •  Please submit link to online portfolio, resume and cover letter.
  • We will only contact you if your profile matches our expectations.
  • International candidates must hold a valid EU countries working permit.

Zobele Group is an Equal Opportunities Employer and as such, treats all applications equally and recruits purely based on skills and experience.

Join US  

Zobele Group is a dynamic, fast paced, multicultural environment.

We empower our People in taking initiative, to strive for excellence and make a difference.

Apply now and join the Zobele Group worldwide team!

About Zobele

Zobele Group is a multinational, global leader in product development and manufacturing, key partner of the top Home & Personal Care FMCG´s companies.

Zobele Group operates as a “one-stop-shop,” offering customers global solutions and services covering the entire value chain from product innovation and development to manufacturing and delivery.

Historically, Zobele Group has grown its business and increased profits through its wide range of products, long-standing customer relationships, strong product innovation and development capabilities and its global industrial footprint.

Zobele Group is headquartered in Italy (Trento), operates manufacturing plants in six countries (Mexico, China, Italy, Bulgaria, Brazil and India), has design and development centres in five countries (Italy, Spain, Mexico, China and Bulgaria) and has innovation centres in Spain and Singapore.

Our employees live and breathe our Values every day: Teamwork, Integrity, Passion for whatever we do, Excellence in our performance and Recognition through empowerment.

As of December 31, 2014, Zobele Group had 4.466 employees worldwide.

Location

Barcelona, Spain

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