Senior Art Director with Fragrance Packaging - Manhattan

Starts ASAP after Interview
Duration Full Time
Status Full Time
Rate DOE
Our client, a high end beauty/ fragrance company, is currently looking for a Senior Packaging Art Director with hands on packaging and design skills to join their team, full time!

Packaging experience both primary and secondary for FRAGRANCE is a MUST HAVE! This opportunity is fully ONSITE in NYC.

Senior Packaging Art Director Responsibilities:
- Work closely and report into the CD, and be responsible for concepting and executing creative fragrance packaging design for 360 campaigns, from collaborative ideation to design development and presentation of creative strategy, through to final execution for application across all touchpoints
- Work on a variety of projects from start to finish, concepting and designing for packaging of beauty and fragrance products
- Concept and execute all secondary packaging for high end fragrances, including gift sets; building 2D and 3D mock ups ideally in Rhino or okay in photoshop
- Own all projects, meaning you must be able to take them and run with them. This is a small team where there will not be any handholding
- Work with the marketing team as well as other in-house designers to complete projects under tight deadlines and within brand guidelines.
- Be conceptual, bring new ideas to the table and help extend and/or create new mock ups
- Be designing and expanding on both the glass bottles and the packaging for various brands, taking existing concepts and extending

Senior Packaging Art Director Requirements:
- Have 7+ years experience in beauty/luxury packaging design and art direction
- Be proficient in the Adobe Creative Suite, especially Illustrator and Photoshop
- 3D experience with RHINO is a bonus!
- Be able to take projects and run with them, turning them around quickly and efficiently
- Be eager, a go-getter / self-starter and willing to help out teams in other divisions as needed (no project too small)
- Must be resourceful, organized and a hard worker
- Packaging experience for FRAGRANCE is a MUST HAVE
- Strong understanding of branding, packaging 3D & 2D, advertising & digital space
- Highly organized, passionate, strategic-thinker, collaborative, energetic, positive, self-starter, strong interpersonal skills
- Strong sense of typography, color, layout, composition and design
- Knowledge of prepress, color matching/retouching, offset, traditional and digital printing

JUL. 2021

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