Industrial Designer, CPG

Location New York, NY (Hybrid)
Starts ASAP after interview
Duration 40hrs/week ongoing through 2022, potential to extend
Status Freelance
Rate DOE
Our client, a well known and highly regarded consumer goods and pharma company, is currently seeking a freelance Industrial Designer to join their team through 2022.

This opportunity starts ASAP after the interview process and will continue through 2022 with potential to extend. Please note, this is a hybrid role where you will be required to be ONSITE in NYC 3days/week.

Responsibilities
- Partner with the industrial design team to develop structural packaging solutions focusing on Consumer Health brands
- With the team, work on Ideation (create sketches, rough 3D models, renderings) prototypes, visuals for various projects and to contribute to brainstorming sessions
- Design for recyclability (understanding of materials recycling industry, impact on environment)
- You will draw upon your skills in design, usability and research translation to establish user-centered design
intent and solutions
- You will collaboratively partner with the insights, brand and digital teams to develop holistic experiences
- Utilize knowledge and awareness of cultural and social trends to design for global markets
-Advocate to drive and implement environmentally balanced design solutions

Requirements:
- 4+ years of professional design experience in structural packaging / 3D design / CPG or relevant from a creative agency or packaging company
- A degree in Industrial Design or clear strong focus throughout career
- Possess solid understanding of end-to-end manufacturing methods for personal care and consumer packaged goods; bottles, closures, cartons, conversion (filling), retail and ecommerce distribution and design for recyclability
- Ability to sketch to communicate design intent
- Experience developing concepts for user research
- Ability to communicate concepts and strategy effectively
both verbally and in presentation decks
- Fluency in parametric 3D surface modelling software (Solidworks required) and 3D rendering software
(Keyshot preferred)
- Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite
- Experience using 3d printers preferred, understand prototyping methods and the ability to create hands-on prototypes
- Persistent and diligent attention to detail, while maintaining overall understanding of projects

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: Elizabeth.Calabrese@jobalert.creativecircle.com


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