Graphic Designer/Packaging Designer

Location
London
Salary
£25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted
12 Oct 2018
Closes
11 Nov 2018
Ref
MJ122387
Contact
Megan Johnson
Discipline
Creative
Specialism
Design
Sector
Online
Business Type
Brand / In-house
Seniority
Executive
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part-Time

GRAPHIC DESIGNER/PACKAGAING DESIGNER
Keywords (Graphics, Design, Creative, Digital, Marketing)
Location - London
Salary - Up to £30k
Ref: MJ122387

Our exceptional client is currently recruiting for a talented Graphic Designer/Packaging Designer to join their team based in London.

If you have previous experience within design and would like a new challenge within a successful worldwide brand in the international housewares industry, then please read the below!

ROLE
The successful candidate must be a highly motivated, hands-on creative with the ability to see a brief through from initial concept to final print-ready artwork and eager to push the brand forward with industry-leading design. They should be highly creative and be able to demonstrate excellent layout, typography and art direction skills. They should also have experience in the design of structural packaging for products and be confident working out technically effective cutter guides for cardboard packaging.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Create industry-leading packaging design that raises the brand profile, engages with consumers and clearly communicates the product USP
  • Produce highly finished concepts and 3D card mock-ups of packaging for internal review
  • Undertake art direction on photo shoots for packaging imagery and carry out high quality retouching of images as required
  • Produce press-ready artwork of packaging to in-house guidelines including input of all language translations and legal requirement
  • Provide support as part of the 2D team in the design and artwork of sales presenters, seasonal product catalogues, exhibition graphics, in-store merchandisers and promotional materials
  • Stay on top of latest innovations and changes in print and packaging design - propose new ideas, help improve practice, investigate new materials and print techniques
  • Like most creative businesses, the 2D department operates on an Apple Mac platform

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE/SKILLS

  • A high level of competency in the latest Adobe Creative Suite is essential
  • Experience in 3D drawing/rendering software such as KeyShot/SolidWorks an advantage
  • A high level of competence in Microsoft Office software - PowerPoint, Word, Excel etc
  • A degree in Graphic Design or similar creative discipline
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in a similar creative environment
  • Experience of structural design for product packaging

Creative Recruitment is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate based on race, religion, gender, age, sexuality, gender identification, or physical ability.

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