Senior Designer (Packaging) - WFH during Covid-19

Starts January 2021
Duration One Year
Status Freelance
Rate Up to $34 per hour
Our client, a global leader in the B2C retail space, is looking for a Senior Designer to fill a long-term freelance position - starting as soon as possible.

Under the direction of Creative Development leadership you will contribute to the overall creation and implementation of package designs that translate brand message while maximizing current technologies, innovation and trends.

Responsibilities include:
• Develop package layouts based on brand DNA
• Create iconography, logos and informational graphics
• Art direct and prep for photo shoots
• Create packaging-related presentation assets
• Consider and apply QA and legal package requirements and apply to packaging
• Partner with Structural Engineers to create innovative, break-frame packaging
• Advise on cost-effective, sustainable manufacturing & production methods
• Work closely with internal/external partners to achieve key delivery dates
• Ensure alignment with cross functional teams

The IDEAL Senior Designer will have:
• High level of creativity, passion and integrity
• Comprehensive knowledge of packaging production methods and ability to build production ready files; sustainable packaging knowledge a plus
• Experience working with style guides and ability to conceptualize and execute unique 1-off package designs based on established brand guidelines
• Proficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud 2020 (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Acrobat), Microsoft Office 365 (PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Outlook, Teams, OneDrive, SharePoint)
• Strong presentation skills

Work will be done primarily offsite during COVID, however you must be able/willing to come onsite in Rhode Island as needed, and eventually full time onsite when safe to do so.

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: