Packaging Designer – Kid’s Crafts

Remote or Warren, NJ

Job Description:

  • Design and create product and packaging for craft, toy and novelty products.
  • Use Adobe Illustrator & Photoshop to execute designs.
  • Participate in trend research and brainstorming for new product concepts.
  • Collaborate with Marketing team and Design Team on all projects.
  • Illustrate characters, design color schemes and patterns for products and packaging.
  • Create mockups for presentations.
  • Execute detailed production mechanicals for product and packaging.

Job Requirements:

  • 3+ years relevant work experience as a Packaging/Graphic Designer (preferably work with licensed and in-house style guides).
  • Strong sense of package, illustration, and technical design.
  • Kid’s Craft and/or toys product backgrounds highly preferred.
  • Advanced knowledge of Adobe, Illustrator, Photoshop, and In-design required.
  • Advanced knowledge in the use of Mac systems.
  • Ability to clearly present concepts to creative team to ensure marketing objectives are being met.
  • Openness to accept constructive critique.
  • Ability to work on tight deadlines and fast paced environment.
  • High energy, strong work ethic and driven.
  • Strong verbal communication skills.
  • Must provide a portfolio to be considered.