Package Designer - Beauty

New York, NY
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Cassie Hunter

Job Description:

​AQUENT is supporting a global beauty brand in their search for a Packaging Designer! This role is based onsite in NYC and is projected to be a long-term FT Freelance need following a trial period. Targeting someone with 2-5 years of experience in beauty packaging.


  • Partner with marketing in overseeing creative output concept through production 
  • Occasional press checks (travel domestically/internationally 2-4x per year)
  • Maintain general visual identity of the brand 


  • ​​Strong packaging designer with a modern aesthetic and global brand experience
  • 2-5 years Experience in beauty (strongly preferred), agency experience a plus
  • Strong eye for color, color matching
  • ​Must be able to work well independently or within a team 
  • Willingness and ability to occasionally travel nationally and internationally for press approvals 
  • Must be able to do quality work at a fast pace and under tight deadlines 
  • Ability to multi-task, often working on more than one project brief at a time 
  • Superior Adobe Suite skills 
  • Attention to detail 
  • Strong production skills 
  • Understanding an interest in the beauty business 
  • Communicates effectively and actively networks 
  • Conveys energy and enthusiasm 
  • Focuses on results and acts with integrity 
  • Innovates, shows curiosity, imagines creative solutions 
  • Demonstrates entrepreneurship – takes initiative, improves performance and develops a vision ​

Client Description:

A major beauty brand, but you will be employed by AQUENT. Working with AQUENT gives you access to some pretty cool things:

    1.    You're paid weekly with the option for direct deposit Subsidized Health/Vision/Dental (including term life and LTD) benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk). Learn more about our awesome benefits here: https://aquent.com/our-dna/healthcare

    2.    Access to Fidelity 401(k) 

    3.    Access to the Flexible Spending Account Program (pre-tax payment toward commuter passes, etc.) 

    4.    Talent Rewards Program (we pay cash for referrals!) 

    5.    Free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/ 

    6.    Free online courses via Lynda.com 

    7.    Aquent Support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations. We're also there to help you find new opportunities when you're finishing up your current role.

Aquent is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.