Packaging Support Designer
Our client is a market Leader in bespoke gifting solutions. Working with major high street retailers, eCommerce leaders and major brands.
Our client offers a complete, end to end service, from concept through to delivery.
The team provide a high-quality in-house design service from pack concept through to print- ready artwork. They work directly with the Product Development team on products and gifting solutions for some of the largest alcohol, food, and lifestyle brands.
Your primary focus will be working alongside their experienced team operating our client’s CAD System Impact and ZUND carton plotter.
The role requires a detailed understanding of CAD, whether it be using any of the industry standard applications or a CAD table for producing samples. Any specific knowledge of Impact, Arden or Artios CAD systems would be highly advantageous
You will be required to produce high quality samples of packaging, whether it be white samples for prototypes or full colour samples for brand approval. Once these samples have been produced you will be tasked with photographing these for our client’s Management System and Product Development reference.
A large element of the role will require creating carton drawings for costing purposes. This does entail a lot of administration work, so good IT skills will be essential.
You will also be required to spend some of your time in the Print Department. You will be tasked with printing packs created by the design team, for client ready mock-ups. Whilst full training will be given in the use and running of this machine, previous experience would be beneficial
You will be dealing directly with the Product Development team on packaging briefs and creating innovative solutions, whilst ensuring they remain cost effective to produce.
You will be keen, enthusiastic and a hardworking individual, at times it can get very busy and demanding. Attention to detail under pressure is paramount for this role.
The role of Packaging Design Support will require a high degree of accuracy and the ability to maintain your composure under pressure while managing multiple, competing priorities.
We are keen to speak with candidates who can bring any of the following skills and experience to the role…
CAD knowledge, preferably Impact, Arden or Artios
Ability to operate a CAD table for sample making
IT knowledge and use of PC’s
Ability to develop creative solutions that are also cost efficient to manufacture
Excellent verbal communication and team skills
Having a methodical and organized approach to work at both individual and team level
Focused on right first time, quality, and accuracy
Keen problem-solving skills
Willingness to learn on the job
An excellent team player
You will receive a competitive salary (DOE) and full ongoing training and development. Please apply for the full package details.