Junior Designer

Recruiter
Michael Page Digital
Location
Kent
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
14 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

As an Midweight Packaging Designer, based in Kent you will be working with one of the most fastest growing cosmetics company, that has grown internationally, with fast career progression.

Client Details

As an Midweight Packaging Designer, you will be working with a global retail cosmetic company that helps and develops well known beauty brands.

Description

As an Midweight Packaging Designer , based in Kent, you will be responsible for creating new product packaging or component artworks or amending existing artworks, working to an agreed artwork brief provided by the New Product Developers across all associated brands in line with agreed brand guidelines and ensuring all artwork is produced with a consistent pack design, layout, copy and brief.

- Liaising with New Product Developers and Compliance team on artwork briefs

- Creating artworks according to brief, in line with agreed guidelines and within timescales agreed with Product Developers

-Effectively manage workload and stakeholder expectations whenever appropriate according to project priorities as agreed with Senior Product Development team

- Managing proposals from typesetting through to design,print and production

-To create, design, proof, edit, amend and update artwork across all brands as necessary

-To liaise with printers/factories on a regular basis to ensure deadlines are met and material is printed to the highest quality

-Ensuring that drafts are prepared of material based on an agreed brief and are reviewed prior to final layouts, suggesting improvements if required

-To undertake ad hoc projects as and when required in order to meet the needs of the business

Profile

A successful Midweight Packaging Designer based in Kent, would need:

Software knowledge- any artwork creation related/ appropriate (must be able to create as well as edit .ai artwork files)

Beauty industry packaging design experience is not a must, but a strong advantage.

A keen eye/sense for beauty/style

Ability to communicate well with other team members, prioritise workload/juggle multiple projects and working well under pressure/in a fast-paced environment is essential!

Job Offer

A brilliant salary of £30,000 to £35,000 benefits.