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Job# 32014 BH# 370595
Contact# 6342822

Seeking Art Director AND Senior Designer – Full Time! (CPG Food Packaging)

Client Overview:

Our client – a packaging design firm in Los Angeles  – is looking for a Senior Designer and Art Director to join their team in a full time/direct hire role!

Position Overview:
As part of the team, this person establishes the conceptual and stylistic direction for design. The Art Director  works closely with the ECD and/or leads creative along with clients.
 - Advise on creative concepts and solutions, and ensure they are completed before all  necessary deadlines 
 - Adhere to project timelines, manage project scope and effectively communicate project  status to internal partners 
 - Provide quality control on all completed projects to ensure design quality and production  accuracy 
 - Lead all phases of consumer packaging work (food, beverage and home care products)  including research, strategy, concept exploration, design development and finalization 
 - Works/oversees Identity Design, Brand Systems (Architecture, Guidelines, Extensions), Environmental Design (Signage, Retail Graphics/POS, Trade Shows) 

Ideal Candidate: 
 - Proficient in all core Adobe CS programs (Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign) 
 - Extensive knowledge of print pre-press and production 
 - Exceptional typography and strong hand skills 
 - Successfully manages shifting priorities, tight deadlines and last-minute requests 

Relocation Package: Our client will relocate you if you are the right fit! Details of the interview process and relocation (compensated by the client) are:

 - First interview: Video Call

 - Second interview: Flight to LA

 - Third flight and accommodations to secure a place to live

 - Relocation costs

Please apply with UPDATED resume and design portfolio (link or PDF). Please highlight specifically FOOD PACKAGING!