Packaging Designer

Fashion and Apparel - Confidential
Greater Los Angeles, CA, USA
Posted 16 days ago
$85,000 — $100,000 / year
Full time

The Packaging Graphic Designer works closely with the Creative, Development, and Sales teams to create retail-ready packaging collections for a variety of brands sold in-store and online.

A commitment to managing projects in Centric is essential to success in this role.

Some of what you will do…

  • Own the packaging and visual merchandising POS units from concept of renderings/sketches through execution of lay outs and assets (including dyelines, bleed, trim, type safety, resolution, color mode); manage files through production.
  • Manages packaging projects across brands ensuring compliance of packaging materials developed with deadlines, budget, quality requirements, sustainability goals, translations, and brand standards.
  • Create renders and physical comps, when needed.
  • Ensure specification sheets for all packaging components are correct and updated.
  • Maintain brand standards; as needed, update brand guidelines including color story, typography, and other visual elements.
  • Retouch, color correct, and other postproduction needs, as required.

Skills and Qualifications

  • Multi-disciplinary designer with 5+ years’ experience in packaging design.
  • Expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud – InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator.
  • Understanding of packaging structure, printing, and applying brand standards and guidelines.
  • Ability to perform a task in masking, knocking-out background, compositing, cleaning, cloning, cropping, and QA.
  • Proficient experience in print-ready files, creating dyelines, tech packs, and postproduction.
  • A MUST, knowledge & understanding of Frequency Separation retouching technique.
  • Strong and polished retouching skills.

Who You Are

  • Highly organized, proactive, and adaptable team player.
  • Thinks strategically and solves problems independently.
  • Good communicator and collaborator, comfortable responding to technical and creative feedback
  • Disciplined in time management, communicating expectations, and anticipating roadblocks along the way.
  • A strong work ethic and commitment to quality and efficiency workflow.
  • Works well in a collaborative, fast-paced environment.

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