Production Designer for Consumer Packaging
Epoca International Inc is a housewares company that designs and markets Primula Beverage Prep Products and Ecolution Cookware. We are looking for a packaging designer to work in our Boca Raton FL office. We are a fast paced company with award winning products and are looking for someone excited and energetic to come on board. This person will be responsible for the following:
This position is a part of the graphics team and will work with the Senior Packaging Manager on packaging, will work directly with the Brand Managers and Merchandising and Sales personnel to develop new product packaging, packaging updates and new sales presentations. This role manages illustration, photography and print vendors as needed. This person also needs to be able to take a design template and run the design over an array of new product launches. You should be a strong creative thinker.
• Collaborate with Brand Managers and other designers to develop best solutions for new packaging, as well as in-store displays and presentations.
• Work with the production team to ensure the design direction is realized all the way from inception to final delivery at the store or event; press checks required.
• Create mockups of packaging
• Create mockups of in store planogram presentations and other sales sheets
• Manage language translation process by preparing content for translation and implementing content into the designs.
• Create Production Ready File by exporting final versions of files, oversee printing processes, oversee digital implementations of artwork, upload and maintain organized digital file structure
Technical Expertise Required:
• Expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite, especially Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign
• Keen understanding how to design in Photoshop in layers to hand off to a production team. This skill will be tested.
• Working understanding of Macintosh work environment and how to use Microsoft PowerPoint
• Minimum 4 yr degree – BA or BFA in Graphic Design or equivalent work experience
• Minimum of 4 years experience in a fast pace environment
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