Are you a Graphic Designer that specialises in packaging and brand design with 2 – 3 years’ work experience? Have you worked on some impressive brands and want to win awards?
A top Packaging Design Agency is seeking a mid-level Packaging Designer to join their team.
The role is based in Johannesburg and reports to the Creative Director.
- Relevant Degree
- 2 – 3 years packaging design experience (ESSENTIAL)
- Highly conceptual
- Strong Mac skills
- Excellent Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign to visualising/retouching standard
- Excellent creative crafting skills – ideas, typography, layout, colour, composition, materials
- Excellent communication skills
- Strong attention to detail
- Ability to develop strong creative concepts and delivering to brief
- Good knowledge of artwork/repro process
- Knowledge of 3D rendering advantageous
- Translate written briefs into creatively appealing and commercially viable packaging design solutions which consider all markets where appropriate, in line with brand/creative direction and to budget
- Manage individual projects and specific creative projects as required
- Attend briefing meetings and represent the creative team in project groups
- Brief and direct photographers, illustrators, designers, copywriters and freelance resources where required to produce creative materials
- Representing the creative team and presenting creative work to cross-functional teams
- Motivate other members of the wider creative team, generating fresh ideas
- Source and research relevant information as required for projects
- Attend exhibitions, conferences etc as requested by the Creative Director
- Keep fully aware and up to date with current developments and trend in design and packaging
- Liaise with, directing and attending technical/production meetings to ensure quality standards and finishes are met
- Work with external suppliers to ensure quality standards and finishes are met
- Continually build knowledge and awareness of material/design limitations and solutions to aid in developing viable design solutions – working with closely with the Production Team, Finished Art team and external suppliers
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