Graphic Designer – Packaging Design – Top brand and packaging design agency (508 views)

Are you a Graphic Designer that specialises in packaging and brand design with 4 – 6 years’ work experience?  Have you worked on some impressive brands and want to win awards?

A top Packaging Design Agency based in Stellenbosch is looking for you!

The role reports to the Creative Director.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Relevant Degree
  • 4 – 6 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

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • 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

PLS PROVIDE A LINK TO YOUR ONLINE PORTI SHOWCASING YOUR BEST PACKAGING DESIGN WORK.

 

Salary: Negotiable

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