Jewellery Designer

Description

Dream opportunity for a design expert
Work for NZ’s top boutique jewellers
Supporting and stunning work environment

Naveya & Sloane is looking for a passionate Jewellery Designer to oversee the design process of a product from start to finish. Together with our craftspeople, you will create world class pieces that stand the test of time.

About the Role

Reporting to the Head of Product, and working closely with our Creative Director, the role of the Jewellery designer includes:

Design with the purpose of pieces being not only meaningful and aesthetically beautiful, but structurally sound.
Ensure sketches are clear and effectively communicate the final design.
Accountable for the development of designs within the product team, ensuring they meet cost estimations, manufacturing standards and customer needs.
Responsible for designing original and iconic concepts.
Support translation of design strategy to ensure achievement of new product objectives and the wider business growth goals.
Sourcing materials/stones that meet or exceed our sustainability standards.
Research and identify emerging jewellery trends, translating these into actionable projects.
Has a highly developed knowledge of customers, competitors and design trends; keeps on top of any advances in technology and tools in the jewellery industry to diversify design ability and output.

Requirements

High level of expertise in the development and design of jewellery.
You have strong knowledge of jewellery manufacturing.
Excellent and confident designer with technical prowess.
Acute attention to detail.
High level of gem and diamond knowledge.
Experience in sourcing, costing and negotiating with suppliers.
Proven experience to consistently meet or exceed targets.
An analytical and problem-solving approach, with sound judgment.
Strong multitasker who thrives in a fast-paced environment.

About Naveya & Sloane

Naveya & Sloane is a jewellery design house based in Auckland, New Zealand offering a local and international service. Having a proud 12 year history of working hard to provide the best service and standards for our many clients, Naveya & Sloane is committed to being NZ’s most sought after jeweller.

At Naveya & Sloane, we have an unrelenting focus on quality and understanding our clients and are constantly looking at ways to improve our clients’ experience. We need an energetic self-starter who will get behind our goals and values of delivering quality results.

Benefits

We are offering an attractive remuneration package, with the opportunity to work in a passionate and supportive team.

To be part of our on-going growth and to make your mark, apply now! 
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