Packaging Production Designer (303941)

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We are looking for a skilled Packaging Production Designer to work onsite at the Office Depot HQ in Boca Raton, FL. This is a 1 year position that will have the high likelihood of extending indefinitely.

Responsibilities: Provides expertise knowledge within business function. Will research and/or respond to the effectiveness of area of expertise ensuring internal and external customer needs are met.

- Prepare packaging production art for our own brand products (Office Depot, Foray, Ativa, etc.).
- Must have extensive background in packaging pre-press and branding.
- Previous experience working with major brand and line extensions is required.
- Minimum 5 years+ of retail packaging productions experience.

Skills Required:
- Mac experience (at least 3 yrs)
- Adobe Creative Suite4 or higher (illustrator/photoshop) (at least 3 yrs)
- MS Office for Mac
- Packaging production with eye for layout and composition (at least 3 yrs)
- Photo retouching and color correction (at least 3 yrs)
- Knowledge of the print process (Flexo/Litho) (at least 3 yrs)
- Understanding of retail packaging (at least 3 yrs)
- Strong typography skills (at least 3 yrs)
- Strong illustration skills (at least 3 yrs)

Be prepared to discuss which of the above skills are your strongest as well as what your professional and creative strengths are in general.

(Position may require minimal overtime)

-Must be able to work onsite in Boca Raton, FL in a fast-paced / flexible environment.
-Ability to handle multiple projects.
-Must be able to work with minimal supervision.
-Will be responsible for meeting deadlines for deliverables.

No calls please!

If you are interested, please apply online. You will be contacted by a recruiter within 24hours with follow up questions. Heads up: at that point you will also be requested to provide PDF samples of your packaging designs since URL portfolios will not be accepted for this application.