Pattern Surface Designer - New Jersey - Central

Starts Monday 4/19
Duration 35-40 hours/week, 2-3 weeks
Status Freelance
Rate $40+ per hour, DOE
Our client, a leading retail CPG brand, is looking for an experienced Pattern Surface Designer to assist their team for at least 2-3 weeks of freelance, onsite at their office in New Jersey (Middlesex County - not easily commutable by public transportation).

Surface design experience for CPG retail products and a very strong sense of color is required.

Their top retail clients are stores like Target and T.J. Maxx and they've approached our client, requesting 6 pieces for a new line of color-ways/designs for a unique collection.

Pattern Surface Designer Details:
- must be able to come onsite 10 am - 5 pm, Mon. - Fri.
- must have laptop w/ creative software to bring onsite
- experience creating designs that will go on a product (an insulated water bottle, for example) is required
- a strong sense of color and surface design is required (Pantone etc.)
- an understanding of texture, dimension and color trends and how they impact their stainless steel finish products is required (abstract, florals, tie-dye, etc.)
- not all of the designs need to be hand drawn from scratch; they will also pull licensed patterns and add color or dimension to them to enhance them
- translate new product design across various sizes of products or other product categories/silhouettes
- a strong eye for repeat and color coordination

This is an onsite, freelance Pattern Surface Designer need lasting at least 2-3 weeks with the chance to extend and eventually be partially offsite.

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