Packaging Designers - remote freelance - Fully Remote/Off-site

Starts Week of October 11th or 18th
Duration 40 hours/ week, OT when approved
Status Freelance
Rate DOE
Our client, a well-known culinary product brand, is looking for three (3) Packaging Designers to join their team for a special project. The role is ~40+ hours/week for 6-12 months with possibility to extend.

This role is Remote and a MAC workstation will be provided.
Please note, the client is seeking a candidate with 6+ years of experience, with CPG / Beauty packaging experience.

The Packaging Designers will be responsible for:
- Designing and reviewing design for retail packaging across multiple lines (Mostly cards, boxes, with some clamshells)
- Producing about 30 designs per week using brand guidelines, photo assets, and templated with dielines/mechanicals provided by team
- Work with Creative Director, Design Director, team of creative freelancers, Production Artist, and outside agency to ensure all designs are inline with branding and within specs to be sent to production.
- Packaging designer is NOT responsible for creation of dielines or mechanicals, but must have a thorough understanding of designing for 3D and of the production and print processes

The Packaging Designers will have the following qualifications:
- 6+ years of experience (senior), with CPG / Beauty packaging experience
- Mastery of Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign) and Microsoft Office
- Experience working within brand guidelines
- Experience managing others including outside vendors
- Excellent layout and typography skills
- Experience Art Directing photo shoots ideal
- A thorough understanding of design-related processes including photography, retouching, production and printing
- Excellent presentation and communication skills

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to:

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