Junior Packaging Designer, Jobs, 7606

Junior Packaging Designer - Glasgow

Up to £22,000 - Sales & Marketing - IT- Digital Design
Ref: 7606 Date Posted: Monday 05 Apr 2021
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A newly created role has arisen within an organisation that predominantly deals with clients in FMCG. The company has helped to develop some of the world’s most famous brands including, Disney, Hershey, and Thorntons – helping to launch their client's new products into stores worldwide. In 2019 the business launched its own brand which is growing at an incredible rate, leading to the creation of an exciting new position to join an expanding team.

 

As a Junior Designer, you will work alongside the existing Graphic Designer to produce high-quality design materials. This role would suit a versatile designer with good experience in packaging, print, and a little bit of digital design with an interest in FMCG. 

Day-to-day responsibilities could include the creation and development of packaging artwork, product visuals, packaging mock ups, marketing material, business literature/stationery, internal presentation templates and the creation of digital assets for use on the web or social media. Working in an extremely fast-paced environment, the role requires the candidate to be highly organized, self-motivated and with a can-do attitude.

Responsibilities

  • Working with the Graphic Designer to turn creative concepts into stunning visuals
  • Creation of packaging artwork for product launches, liaising with suppliers regarding preparing artwork for print, and attending print runs when needed
  • Assisting with presentations for new business opportunities
  • Designing digital assets for use on the web and social media
  • Creation of marketing materials
  • Image retouching
  • Creation of  artwork for internal documents and business literature

Skills & Experience

  • Qualification in design
  • You’ll need to have experience with Adobe Creative Suite; Photoshop & Adobe Illustrator, as well as PowerPoint. Experience in digital design would be a bonus.
  • 1-2+ years’ experience within a previous design role
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines and under pressure
  • Team-player with excellent communication skills
  • Ability to work proactively in a fast-paced environment
  • Knowledge of developing brands and working within brand guidelines.
  • Good at problem-solving, generating ideas and delivering results
  • Photography experience would be advantageous
  • Creativity and ability to think in an entrepreneurial way

 

If this role sounds like your next step, please apply below. All applications must also contain a link to a portfolio.