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Structural Packaging Designer - Agency (1Yr Fixed Contract)

  • Salary: £25000 - £35000
  • Contract: Contract
  • Location: London
  • Industry: Agency
Job description My client is looking for an exceptional and energetic Structural Packaging Designer to join their award-winning team of Structural Packaging Designers for a fixed term of one year. There will be the option to go permanent at the end of your contract, dependent on your performance.

You will be working alongside a talented team of Designers from an Industrial Design, Graphic Design and Print background. The role will see you working with some of the biggest brands and most innovative start-ups to develop world-class packaging across a wide range of market sectors.

You will be responsible for:
- Developing beautiful concept artwork for pitches.
- Developing exciting structural packaging concepts for a wide range of clients.
- Turning client artwork into compelling pitches and printed prototypes.
- Having an excellent knowledge of design for manufacture in the packaging sector. You will turn great ideas into realistic, tangible and manufacturable packaging solutions.
- Having a keen eye for detail and being skilled at building beautifully executed in-house prototypes.
- Working with manufacturing partners to realize your designs for mass manufacture.

Technical Skills
- A degree in Product/ Industrial Design, Graphic Design or other relevant field, 2:1 or above.
- Confident and articulate client facing ability. You will have worked in a consulting capacity and be comfortable supporting and guiding clients throughout the design process.
- 3+ years' experience as a packaging technologist/ structural packaging designer.
- Knowledge of ergonomics, design research, engineering and user experience.
- An excellent knowledge of print and design for print.
- Evidence of working with brands and articulating brand values into tangible touch-points.
- Well-versed and up to date on contemporary design trends, materials and manufacturing techniques.
- Excellent knowledge of Artios CAD or similar packaging programs.
- Good knowledge of Adobe Creative suite (Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop).
- A working knowledge of Solidworks would be preferable but not essential.

Please consider before you apply for this role that you are able/willing to commute to Central London. If you feel you have what it takes to work for this reputable client of mine then please get your CV and portfolio sent over as soon as possible. Please apply below or email

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