#130606

Senior Designer, Packaging Graphics Design

Location:
New York
Job Terms:
Talent Bridge/Temp-to-Perm
Start date:
04/02/2018
posted by:
Amanda Sirianni
Date:
03/23/2018

Job Description:

The position is responsible for collaborating on the conception, theme development, graphic design and execution of necessary production artwork for beauty brands seasonal and promotional packaging.

Design:

- Ability to create shelf-back, social-ready 3D designs and package design layouts to support overall brand strategy, with guidance  from manager

- Ensures adherence to brand guidelines in own work; ensure a consistent visual approach to all programs, marrying package design with in-store merchandising, digital and core visual concepts

- Develop layouts for photography as it pertains to promotional sets and packaging; oversee and art direct photo shoots and final retouching

Industrial Design:

- Understanding of product and industrial design

- Help resolve issues of function, performance, manufacturability and scheduling during design development and production phases of projects

Retail Experience:

- Experience or exposure in designing across select consumer touchpoints i.e., specialty-multi and open-sell environments

- Focus on social/e-commerce – especially familiar with packaging graphics as a vehicle in open-sell environments

- Awareness of competitive landscape and trends 

- Liaise with various Marketing groups to develop designs that are relevant for specific markets and retailers.

 

- About You

- 3+ years’ experience and relevant degree

- Strong in shelf-back, social ready design 

- Differentiated, innovative packaging

- Industrial design capabilities; Proficiency in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and In-Design

- Strong graphic design and typography skills with the ability to develop graphic standards.

- Strong ability to render and communicate ideas, flexibility of vision, responsiveness to creative input, and great visual sensibilities

- Able to work well in a team environment, contribute ideas and interact with cross functional partners

- Artistic backgrounds in areas like sculpture (nice to have)

 

- How You Will be Successful

- Identifies innovative opportunities and provides feedback on possible actions 

- Problem solves by creating new approaches, seeking ideas and suggestions when appropriate 

- Encourages self and others to be creative in their approach to team tasks 

- Understands needs of Creative and its customers in order to build effective partnerships 

- Taps into informal network to gain support for ideas/projects 

- Treats others with respect and concern 

- Adapts to new environments, processes and teams

- Ability to proactively seek diversification of knowledge, skills and abilities