Packaging Designer - Beauty

New York, NY
Job Terms:
competitive hourly + benefits
Start date:
posted by:
Christie Bridges

Job Description:

Packaging Designer - Beauty


Our global beauty client is looking for a passionate, creative and multi-skilled mid to senior level designer to join the creative team and generate design concepts and graphics for packaging. 

The objective is to support the Design Director in creating innovative and modern package designs that support and enhance the brand vision. 

The candidate is required to bring new thinking to beauty client and must demonstrate agility, superior attention to detail, resourcefulness, creative thinking and be comfortable working on a lean team. 

Collaborate in concept development for seasonal and limited life packaging. 
Create mood boards and presentation decks for concepts. 
Develop vector patterns, illustrations and graphics. 
Create and manipulate graphics in Photoshop. 
Text formatting and layout design for packaging. 

Bachelor Of Science of Fine Arts (or equivalent) is required plus minimum 2-4 years relevant work experience in a creative environment. 
Strong design sensibility, typographic skills and an eye for color. 
Ability to hand sketch and illustrate is required. 
Preferred beauty, cosmetics, accessories, or design experience with a luxury brand. 
Self-starter and highly motivated; capable of working independently, yet collaboratively, within an entrepreneurial and team-oriented environment . 
Strong interpersonal skills and creative resolution skills. 
Strong communication and presentation skills. 
Ability to handle numerous tasks in an efficient and timely manner. 
Superior organizational skills with strong attention to detail. 

Expert level in current industry standard computer skills Mac Environment: 
Photoshop CS 
Illustrator CS 
In Design CS a plus