Midweight Packaging Implementation Designer South London

The Company is seeking an experienced Designer, who is able to focus on implementation with big ranges of brands.  This role will navigate high-volume print production requirements, whilst working across both Design and Artwork teams.  It will suit a naturally creative person with an excellent design eye and technical ability, to execute concepts and designs helping to progress them to final artwork whilst following brand guidelines.

What we are looking for?

  • You are positive and passionate about the power of design to shape our client’s brands
  • You’ve got an impressive portfolio of food and drink packaging design to wow us with
  • You have 3+ years’ experience in packaging design
  • You have experience is delivering high-volume projects, with the required print production/artwork knowledge
  • You are proactive in driving the standards of design within the department
  • You are conceptual and balance strategic thinking with design craft
  • You’re comfortable rolling out style guide-based range extensions
  • You thrive in a fast paced project environment
  • You like to work collaboratively across teams
  • You take complete ownership of all assigned design projects from initial briefing through to final presentation.
  • You have an eagle eye to ensure a consistent, high level of precision and accuracy
  • You’re confident to liaise directly with Account Managers to ensure full understanding of the client’s brief
  • You have great time management and organisational skills
  • You ensure that all deadlines are met within project budgets
  • You inspire junior members of the design team
  • You champion our high standards
  • You are fluent in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
  • You’re competent working with stock imagery to create photo-realistic serving suggestion compositions
  • You have strong typographical and illustration skills
  • You have an ability to cope with shifting priorities
  • You’re able to work flexibly to meet the needs of the business

What you will get

  • Competitive salary
  • To work on a wide variety of exciting international projects
  • 25 days holiday a year, plus 1 extra special me day
  • Pension plan
  • Private healthcare option
  • Company get-togethers
  • Perkbox membership

Job Description – the job description is written at a specific time and is subject to change as the demands of the business and role develop.  The role requires flexibility and adaptability and the employees of the company need to be aware that they may be asked to perform tasks and be given responsibilities not detailed on this job description.

Equal Opportunities – as a company, we adhere to and promote equal employment opportunity for all, regardless of any characteristic as protected by law.

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