Position Product and Packaging Designer
Location Westchester
Starts ASAP, interviewing now 5/14
Duration 40 hours/week, ongoing, maybe a trial day or project first
Status Freelance to Full-time
Rate Hourly is DOE, max salary is $50K
Our client, a cpg company, needs to add a Product and Packaging Designer to their in-house product design team and focus on one of their children's brands freelance to full-time onsite at their office.

The Product and Packaging Designer will focus on one of their kids brands so the desire and ability to work on a colorful, bright, whimsical and playful brand is desired.

Product and Packaging Designer Duties and Responsibilities:
• Create designs (packaging and product) that support product line plans
• Research and develop collection’s trends, themes, concepts and styling
• Gather market data on key fashion trends considering such elements as fabrication, materials, color schemes and designs
• Participate in brainstorming sessions of new product ideas

Product and Packaging Designer Specific Skills:
• At least 2 years of product / package design experience
• Creative thinker passionate about product / package design and development
• Highly refined sense of style and great understanding of fashion, home decor and gift trends
• Team player with the ability to handle multiple projects
• Solid Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign knowledge required
• Ability to render mechanical drawings explaining a product's specifications
• Neat hand skills with the ability to build product & packaging comps
• Web design, DreamWeaver & Flash experience a plus Gift/Home Product design experience preferred
• Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design, Communication or equivalent

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc240@jobalert.creativecircle.com