Creative Designer - Manchester

Kairos Recruitment
£28000 - £33000/annum
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time



COMPANY: Creative and innovative client that specialize in flexible packaging, labels and carton board

The Role: The role requires you to deliver stand out packaging artwork concepts and creativity across all catergories so this role suits someone who is inspirational and innovative in generating new product ideas.

* The key function of this role is to research, suggest, and design cross category packaging solutions and translate into 2D artwork and 3D visuals for new product development launches and existing product ranges.

* This role will work closely with the Group Innovation Manager and Packaging Development Managers and Technical teams in the UK, initiating early stage packaging concepts and development to agreed timelines and in accordance with the tight security confines of the business.

* Design and develop innovative packaging solutions relevant to existing and new product ranges to agreed timelines.

* Research and develop new ideas in packaging, i.e. sustainable, biodegradable, new technologies etc., to deliver new ideas/opportunities and/or cost savings to the business.

Your experience:

* Extensive knowledge/experience in creating artwork files in Adobe Creative Cloud Software (Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat etc)

* Knowledge of CAD software, CAD design and packaging construction - 2D & 3D

* Experience with working with cutter guides, keylines and templates for design

* Creative packaging design and development skills - proven track record in the packaging industry, and understanding of packaging design trends and influences

* Knowledgeable of packaging materials, substrates and formats

* Able to interpret business needs and developing designs to suit the purpose

Interviews are being conducted as soon as possible for this vacancy, so if you are interested please get in touch as soon as possible and register your details with us -

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