Designer - Rhode Island

Starts September 2021
Duration February 2022
Status Freelance
Rate DOE
Our client, a major consumer goods company located in Rhode Island is looking for a Designer to join their team - starting as soon as possible!

This is a 40hr/wk opportunity, slated for September through February of 2022. All work will be done onsite in Pawtucket.

As the Designer, you will execute packaging concepts as a member of the Global Packaging Team. Concepts include graphic line looks, logos and basic structural studies. An ideal candidate will show they can produce impressive design solutions that communicate brand messages and objectives while maximizing current technologies and trends.

In this position, you will be asked to:
• Utilize strong technical design knowledge and organizational talents to own the design and development of multiple assigned global brands/products.
• Develop innovative ideas and designs based on global consumer and market insights.
• Ensure overall quality, cost, schedule, and brand consistency for assigned projects.
• Demonstrate tact and diplomacy while interacting as a key liaison with multi-disciplinary teams as you work through any line issues.
• Participate in product review meetings and vital presentations.
• Utilize knowledge of lifestyle and & product photography with occasional participation in photo shoots as needed.
• Participate and contribute in brainstorming sessions
• Utilize internal resources and time prioritization skills to independently run projects and communicate achievements to cross functional partners.

The IDEAL Graphic Designer will have:
• 2+ years of experience
• Expert working knowledge of CS2/CS3 (how to make 3D text in Photoshop) Adobe, Acrobat, Illustrator, and InDesign, to execute ideas and prepare files for both electronic and print usage.
• Proficient knowledge of Microsoft Office Applications (Word, Excel, Outlook).
• Shown success working with typography, logo design, photo direction and color printing processes.
• Validated design success in the packaging industry and/or in collateral material, web technology, and structural development.
• An eye for details and the ability to prioritize multiple projects in a fast-paced environment.

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