VCNY Home is looking for a Packaging Development Manager. The ideal candidate will be the point person for projects with the lighting/décor team and help guide them as they work to get into new categories of products. Work with internal and external partners on projects from concept to production regarding packaging concepts for both soft and hard home goods.
A business casual work environment, FREE onsite gym, complimentary shuttle service from Secaucus train station and early departures Fridays all year.
Heath, Vision & Dental Benefits, Flex spending, Transit and 401K plan.
Provide brand design, photography, and copy direction.
Design packaging by working closely with the product development, design, sourcing, and production teams.
Meet target cost and test requirements.
Work closely with suppliers and procurement.
Generate engineering documentation, mechanical drawings, and bill of materials.
Emphasis on renewable and sustainable packaging
Support the growth of new product categories
Bachelor’s degree in engineering or related fields with emphasis on packaging design
3-5 years of relevant experience preferred.
Knowledge of packaging solutions for soft and hard home products is strongly preferred.
3D CAD experience required.
Project management skills
Adobe Illustrator skills preferred.
Ability to creatively problem solve.
Ability to work on multiple projects in a demanding environment.
Excellent written and verbal communication