Remote Packaging Designer

Job Type
Job Description:
A leading powerhouse global retailer seeks talented and experienced Packaging Designers to join their team on a remote, temp basis for a company based in Bentonville, AR. This is a temp project. You must be a hands-on packaging designer with excellent packaging design, production, and project management skills.

You will collaborate with the design and product development team to create beautifully integrated branding and packaging. Your packaging design and project management skills are essential in this role.

Job Requirements

- Create effective, compelling visual designs for packaging - concept, design, project management, and production
- Understanding of competitive landscape and trends in packaging design
- Possess exceptional skills in Adobe Creative Suite - InDesign, Photoshop with solid skills in Illustrator, Acrobat
- Ability to manage and direct projects from concept to completion in a timely manner
- Ensure project specifications, requirements, and handoffs are met
- Expert knowledge of substrate, packaging printing processes, die-lines
- Hands-on in creating mock-ups/comps and final production assets
- Adhere to best practices in branding guidelines, layout, color theory, composition, typography, graphic design, etc.
- Able to work as a team player, excel in a fast-paced environment, and meet deadlines
- Assist in quality control " checking art file for specifications, branding requirements
- Be the prime communicator between our clients, cross-functional teams, and suppliers
- Communicate with team leads and stakeholders about new opportunities and improvements

- We are open to packaging designers with Consumer Package Goods and branding experience at all levels (junior, mid-level, and senior designers)
- BA/BFA or related degree in visual design preferred
- Excellent understanding of print packaging, print production, and packaging manufacturing requirements (substrates, die lines, colors, print processes, etc.)

This is a remote, temp opportunity with a company based in Bentonville, AR. You MUST HAVE a minimum of 3 years in packaging design.

To apply, please submit your resume and portfolio link for immediate consideration. An online portfolio should include packaging samples.