The Packaging Graphic Designer will work within the Packaging team to conceptualize, design, and develop packaging solutions for new products and product line extensions. You will coordinate with the Creative, Marketing, and Industrial Design teams to ensure we’re properly showcasing our products for our retail customers, including designing solutions for point of purchase displays to house our retail packaging. Things move quickly at PopSockets, so we’re looking for a seasoned packaging designer who is self-driven, flexible, and comfortable in a fast-paced environment. This position is located in our new headquarters in Boulder, CO. You can learn more about our recent rebrand and packaging redesign here: https://medium.com/thinking-in-circles/https-medium-com-thinking-in-circles-why-did-we-redesign-our-packaging-5d666a4a3c61?source=friends_link&sk=6f4ab2cd8de47835f3db3e710411c2d9 Responsibilities: Work collaboratively with the Creative, Marketing and Industrial Design teams to design packaging solutions that improve our customers’ retail experience while elevating the perceived value of our products and the PopSockets brand. Work closely with our Packaging Engineers, Design Director, and Copywriters to develop packaging and point of purchase concepts that support the development of our brand. Produce digital mockups and renderings for internal reviews and sales meetings. Produce packaging comps that can be shared internally and used in presentations with vendors and partners. Stay up to date on packaging design trends and retailer requirements. Communicate effectively with our packaging manufacturers to develop prototypes and samples. Provide on-press support when needed.
Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design, or equivalent. 3-5 years of professional graphic design experience with at least a 2 year focus on consumer goods packaging design. Bonus points for experience at a high-volume consumer electronics, fashion accessories, or beauty brand. Proficiency with the Adobe Creative Suite, with expertise in Illustrator and inDesign. Familiarity with packaging materials and printing techniques. Availability to travel domestically and internationally for work-related trips.
How to Apply
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