Senior Packaging Designer

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The Senior Packaging Designer is an an experienced and self-motivated Sr. Packaging Designer to join the Creative Packaging team. Beauty or toy exp a MUST! The tween focused team delivers exciting and innovative packaging for a wide range of segments including the core tween line, as well as other Entertainment/Movie properties. The group focuses on understanding the marketplace and the consumer—and translates these trends into successful packaging. This involves creating and communicating package concepts in 2D and/or 3D to Product Design, Marketing, Management and the Licensor. The ideal candidate will possess proven packaging design experience that showcases his/her ability to work on competitive and challenging girls brands.
The primary function of the Package Designer is to create Brand Statements through innovative package designs.
• Design and develop packages from concept to production
• Create package concepts & brand statements that are on or above trend
• Work with design manager to further develop designs
• Effectively communicate product statement and features through package design/copy
• Work with copywriter & engineer to create cohesive packaging/brand statement
• Partner with product design & marketing counterparts to ensure package works well with product and marketing needs
• Art direct photo shoots (product and/or talent)
• Art direct in-house & outside resources such as illustrators, photo re-touchers, and other artisans to develop elements of package
• Comp packages for presentations
• Communicate with HK counterparts to ensure quality and integrity of package design is maintained through production and onto shelf.


• Passion for design – creative thinker that strives for innovation
• In-depth knowledge of Photoshop & Illustrator
• Ability to see large 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 prioritize and handle multiple projects in order to meet tight deadlines
• Good communication skills

• 3-5 years experience and a Degree in Design or Arts (and/or) Graphic Design Experience in the Communication Arts preferred