• availability: Full Time
  • positions available: 1
  • location: head office in the east end of Toronto
  • please note this is not a remote position

bluboho is a growing community of collective creativity. We provide a space for connection, love and education. Our purpose is to deliver an unforgettable experience through our stores, and all of our digital channels. We cultivate a team environment that is fun, and maximizes on development opportunities. We continually aspire to nurture an exchange where our creativity and culture coexist.

Who you are:

This role is designed for someone who has a strong creative vision and ability to align all aspects of the bluboho brand around our key stories and messages, helping to translate them into jewelry designs. You will work closely with our product, marketing and operations teams to create design inspiration, sketches (whether by hand or 3D CAD models), and support with sourcing and production to create samples. You will also work with the team to create the storytelling components through copy and visuals, as well as supporting coordination of execution of photoshoots.

You are a passionate individual, who is keen to create an experience through our jewelry and storytelling. You will liaise with the marketing team, operations, suppliers, and production teams to create a top notch guest experience, all while looking for new opportunities to grow and elevate bluboho creatively.

Job skills & responsibilities:

  • Spearhead design of new product lines, based in storytelling, and the raw + refined style of the bluboho brand that will enhance our guest experience.
  • Create a rolling 12-month Master Production Plan for designated products. Utilize the production capacity, taking into consideration the sales forecast, historical sales, and new business opportunities. Analyze and identify risks associated with the options built into the Master Production Plan, including manufacturing lead times.
  • Collect inspiration and create mood boards for upcoming pieces and collections
  • Refine designs and manage production quality, timelines and pricing of samples
  • Manage creation and ongoing process of production calendar
  • Work to source raw materials
  • Document and communicate product specifications and details back and forth from production to operations and marketing
  • Understand and adhere to brand guidelines
  • Manage costing of samples and production pieces ongoing to ensure margins are met or exceeded
  • Ensure our bluboho experience is delivered through our pieces in a loving and uncompromising manner
  • Collaborate with e-commerce, operations, and marketing team to determine product rollouts through content calendar
  • Work with copywriter + marketing teams on the storytelling components
  • Creative input for photography/photoshoots
  • Manage and work independently under tight deadlines while juggling multiple projects
  • Execute projects from conception to completed product
  • Estimate creative + development costs + manage all budgets effectively
  • Select + approve selection of subcontract resources where needed
  • Enthusiastically take on any other design/product related projects that may arise

What makes you great:

  • Proven work ethic with utmost integrity
  • Highly creative problem solver, able to be create big results with small resources
  • Have an innovative attitude toward all projects you undertake
  • Stimulated by challenges, are curious and inquisitive
  • Desire to excel and succeed
  • Ability to develop strong relationships
  • Live and breathe the bluboho culture & core values
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and egoless nature
  • Self-motivated, passionate, empathetic, approachable and leads with love
  • Fun, positive and upbeat!

What you’ll bring:

Is a creative problem solver and leader and is not afraid to take risks, and responsibility! Also:

  • Minimum 5 year’s experience
  • Jewelry Design education and past experience a must
  • Ability and experience with hand drawing, rendering or 3D drawing jewelry designs
  • Detail oriented and highly organized
  • Work well under tight deadlines and under pressure
  • Knows how to be resourceful
  • Positive attitude and a passion for jewelry
  • Strong sense of style and knowledge of the jewelry industry
  • Excellent communication skills
  • College or University degree (Jewelry Design, Fine Arts, Graphic Design or related field preferred)
  • Proficiency in Mac hardware/software, Microsoft software, Photoshop
  • A proven track record of creative ability and judgment working across all creative platforms
  • Ability to work collaboratively with teams and management
  • Ability to lead diverse team members and create results within a fast paced work environment
  • Ability to interact with all levels of an organization
  • Successful experience in managing creative teams and multiple projects
  • Commitment to go the extra mile in time and effort to produce the very best work

Apply today

if you’re as excited as we are, send an email to maggie@bluboho.com with a copy of your cover letter, resume, and portfolio. please specify in the subject of your email which position you are applying for.

we look forward to meeting you! xo

while we appreciate all applicants taking the time, only those selected for an interview will be contacted