Packaging Production Designer

Location New York, NY (Hybrid)
Starts Early December - interviewing now!
Duration 3 months, potential to extend
Status Freelance
Rate DOE
Our client, a premium luxury lifestyle and fitness brand, is looking for a Packaging Production Designer to help their team for 3+ months, starting in early December.

Please note, this role is 40 hours per week, and can be fully offsite but ideally based in NYC.

In this role, the Packaging Production Designer will be responsible for the oversight, management and production design of physical product packaging and user guides. Offsite work with onsite meeting is ok too!

Specific responsibilities include:

- creating design templates, including dielines and mechanicals
- building, updating and extending existing design systems to all print and packaging collateral: start guides, manuals, large and small packaging, etc.
- creating templates for master pages, swatch libraries, style guides, etc.
- working closely with designers, maintaining the highest quality standards across all projects
- working quickly and efficiently, managing your time and hitting key deadlines
- organizing and maintaining production files within PLM system

Requirements for the Packaging Production Designer include:

- 6+ years of design and production experience
- strong eye for design, layout and typography
- mastery of the Adobe Creative Suite
- deep knowledge of print production processes
- experience and comfort working in a fast-paced environment
- calm, cool and collected under pressure
- efficient, precise and highly detail oriented

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to:

About Creative Circle
Creative Circle is a recruiting agency, and we proudly match professionals with companies looking for talented team members. The above listing is for a role with one of our clients. Our connections at top companies get your resume in front of the right people and access to amazing positions that aren't posted anywhere else. If you’re a good fit for this role (or another we're currently working on), a local recruiter will reach out to schedule a screening interview. We present only the top candidates to our clients.

For Creative Circle to represent you for this opportunity, you must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need of employer sponsorship for a non-immigrant visa.