job details – Creative Staffing Agency

job details

Graphic Designer

job type: Contract to Hire

location: Concord, 94521

job description:
Our large family-owned food manufacturing company is looking for a 360 Graphic Designer to bring our brands mission to life!

Our company is a true believer in providing quality, healthy and natural food options to our customers. As our trusted Graphic Designer, you will be a vital part of our brand visual representation. You will be designing for a variety of platforms including creatives for print, packaging, and digital.
Be a part of a nationally recognized brand and become a design pioneer for healthy food products.

In this role, you can expect to:

– Design brand-centric packaging that also complies with government regulations
– Create packaging design for new brands or re-brand some of our customers favorites
– Create a multitude of marketing collateral for print, web, and internal communications
– Communicate with Engineers and ensure our machinery is capable of producing the designs
– Design corporate graphics
– Communicate with and oversee printers/vendors and quality control for print
– Develop mock ups and be part of the proof approval process
– Use project management systems to oversee and meet deadlines accordingly
– Remain informed of new packaging trends, brand concepts and trends
– Learn government regulations, i.e. USDA, FDA, CFIA, etc.
– Conduct market research to apply new design strategies
– Archive and organize graphics library, photo shoot materials, and physical samples
– Design creatives for Social Media platforms

Background Profile:

– Robust Adobe CS skills (Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop)
– Deep understanding of packaging design
– Deep understanding of print production process
– High creativity and technical proficiency
– Ability to self-project manage and work under tight deadlines
– Ability to perform and problem-solve with minimal to no supervision
– Ability to multi-task and work within a fast paced, dynamic environment
– Desire to learn new skills and stay atop of market trends
– Excellent verbal and written skills
– Familiarity and ability to work on MAC products
– BA/BA Degree in Graphic Design or similar
– 1-3 years of design experience including print, packaging and digital

This is an on-site full time opportunity in the Concord, CA.

To apply, please submit your resume and portfolio link for immediate consideration.

Due to the volume of applications, we are unable to respond to each application personally. If we are interested in your qualifications, we will contact you via telephone or email as soon as possible.

We’re highly selective

because the more our clients get the level of creativity they’ve come to expect from us, the more they choose to use us and you.