Sr. Packaging Production Designer

job type: Fulltime Hire

location: Deerfield Beach, 33441

job description:
A powerhouse design studio in Boca Raton, Florida area with a specialty in branding and packaging seeks an experienced Senior Adaptive Production Artist for packaging production to join their team on a temp to hire basis. The Adaptive Production Artist will have excellent experience in packaging production, technical problem solving in adapting design elements and layouts and expert knowledge of final assets, pre-press, production for packaging.

Join a highly creative team dedicated to serving their clients and brands with amazing design solutions!

You will work with the design team and account managers to build and create beautifully integrated branding and packaging for production release. The adaptive designer is responsible for creating design concept layouts into packaging production (pre-press) ready, digital art files or mechanicals files a range of brands.

Our ideal Senior Adaptive Production Artist has
A SUPER- PRO packaging production who knows the tricks of the trade of packaging pre-press, print-ready files
EXCEPTIONAL typography and layout skills in adapting creative and design layouts for print package production
Expert knowledge of substrate, packaging printing processes, die-lines, mock-up/comps
Experience in best practices in layout, color theory, composition, typography, graphic design, etc.
Has superior skills in at adapting designs for a range of packaging structures and SKUS
Solid experience in printing production an expert in printing knowledgeable for rotogravure, flexo and lithography
Standout skill in Photoshop for retouching photography
Great knowledgeable in regulatory restrictions for CPG, along with FDA guidelines
An ability to develop and maintain collaborative relationships working directly with printers, manufacturers, retailers
Excellence and proficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud particularly with Illustrator and Photoshop
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Ability to work as a team player, excel in a fast-paced environment, meet deadlines, is self-motivated with superior attention to detail, deadlines and reporting

Our Senior Adaptive Production Artist Must have
A BA /BFA in Visual Design preferred or Graphic Arts/Graphic Design
Min 5+ years experience in CPG packaging production (with some experience in packaging design and branding)
Excellent understanding and knowledge of effective packaging design best practices, tools and processes, trends, techniques and packaging production
Advertising agency experience is our preference

To apply, please submit your resume and portfolio link for immediate consideration. This is an on-site temp to fulltime opportunity working in the Boca Raton, FL area; only local candidates will be considered.

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.