6 month role starting ASAP!
We are looking for a seasoned Packaging Graphic Designer with a strong background in package design and production. Fashion doll & toy experience preferred. You will work from the execution level, supplying expertise to develop creative, innovative toy packaging for our Girls Licensed Brands (e.g. Disney Princess, Disney Descendants, Dream Works Trolls. Working with the Senior Package Designer you will contribute to the overall translation of brand messaging and implementation of the brand style guide as it relates to packaging using Illustrator and PhotoShop. Flexibility and ability to manage tight deadlines and direction changes is crucial. Ideally the right candidate should be a strong designer, as a whole, but especially proficient at packaging design & production. Product and lifestyle photo shoot experience is preferred but not required.
Ability to execute package designs based on established line look and licensor brand style guide
Drive structure innovation and advise on cost-effective manufacturing & production methods
Create on-brand graphic elements including callouts, multi-lingual iconography and other visual communication
Expert comp-building and product pack-out design skills
Art direct photography & illustration based on approved line look for individual items
Consistently use sense of creativity, foresight and good design judgment across all aspects of the package development process
Keen awareness of marketplace trends (e.g. structure & product innovation, competitive graphics, fashion, lifestyles, etc.)
Work effectively and professionally with cross-functional partners
Independently manage projects and achieve individual project milestones
Ability to prioritize workload and easily ''flex'' between different projects when needed