Senior Packaging Designer

Posted 20 May 2024
Salary £70000 - £90000 per annum
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Creative, Design and Studio
Contact NameLaura Renaud

Job description

ROLE: Senior Packaging Designer

Amazing opportunity to join a global alcohol manufacturer as their in house Senior Packaging Designer to play a pivotal role in shaping the visual identity of the brands through captivating packaging design

Key Responsibilities

- Lead the development of packaging concepts for spirits products, ensuring alignment with brand positioning and marketing objectives.
- Translate brand identity and storytelling into compelling packaging designs that resonate with consumers and convey the unique essence of the products.
- Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams, including brand marketing, product development, and production, to bring packaging concepts to life.
- Manage the end-to-end packaging design process, from concept ideation and prototyping to final production and implementation.
- Maintain brand consistency and integrity across all packaging materials and assets, ensuring adherence to brand guidelines and quality standards.
- Oversee vendor relationships and production processes, ensuring timely delivery of high-quality packaging materials

Skills & Experience

- Proven experience as a packaging designer in the drinks industry, with a strong portfolio showcasing innovative and impactful packaging designs.
- Proficiency in design software such as Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign) and familiarity with 3D rendering tools.
- Deep understanding of brand identity, storytelling, and consumer psychology, with the ability to translate brand values into visual elements.
- Creative problem-solving skills and the ability to think strategically about packaging design solutions.
- Knowledge of packaging materials, printing processes, and production techniques specific to the drinks industry.

Salary & Benefits

- £70-90k
- Pension scheme
- Perkbox and Vitality health insurance
- Hybrid working: 3 days in, 2 days at home

Location: London

If this sounds like you, send your portfolio to Please note that due to the large number of applications, I will only be able to respond to suitable candidates.

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