Our top Consumer Goods client is seeking a Packaging Designer for apparel design! This will be a 6 contract with full benefits!
Candidates MUST have experience in packaging design for apparel design and licensed products.
Looking for a packaging designer who will focus on apparel and accessories - designing things like hang tags and header cards.
Experience with co-branded fashion is a huge PLUS!
SPECIFIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Develop rough concepts quickly with sketches or computer
Execute final designs based on input from art directors
Work closely with packaging engineers to conceptualize innovative structures
Partner with marketing counterparts to ensure package meets commercial needs
Art direct photo shoots (product and/or people)
Art direct external vendors such as illustrators, photographers, re-touchers, etc.
Create 3D package comps for presentations
Communicate with our production team in Asia to ensure quality and integrity of package execution.
Present your work effectively to cross-functional teams
Efficiently manage projects and timelines
BASIC EXPERIENCE, KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS REQUIRED
Exhibit Strong Typography Skills
Passion for design & creative thinker that strives for innovation
In-depth knowledge (proficiency) of Photoshop & Illustrator
Knowledge of Microsoft Office
Ability to see the big picture while not losing focus of details
Team player (ability to work with direct & indirect team members)
Ability to take and give creative direction
Up to date on current trends (graphics, advertising, fashion, cosmetics, entertainment, etc.
Ability to read and understand dielines and structures
Ability to prioritize and handle multiple projects in order to meet tight deadlines
Excellent verbal and communication skills