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Packaging Designer / Graphic Designer
Design and deliver packaging, marketing collateral, and create product graphics. The candidate will be a core support role to the creative team.
The ideal candidate will be able to design exceptionally well within a brand guideline yet knows how to evolve package design and graphics when challenged to do so. Must be a team player, motivated self-starter who independently prioritizes projects and consistently meets deadlines. Projects include packaging refreshes, new category package design, packaging line extensions, packaging optimization, art production, and collateral work such as renderings, sell sheets, ads, and retail point of sale.
Essential Day to Day Function:
Produce packaging designs for new products and line extensions for a variety of fitness categories.
Capable of creating artwork with a small team at any stage, from concept ideation to final print.
Complete packaging updates: updating artwork, routing for internal approvals, releasing artwork to printers, approving proofs, and updating internal on-pack and off-pack image libraries.
Contribute to and support Sr. Designers in the development of on-pack and off-pack photography or illustrations utilized on package designs.
Produce sales support deliverables related to packaging projects.
Maintain product image library: create, maintain, and share images of brand assets, packaging assets, and sales support deliverables.
Ensure the package designs align with the brief and brand guidelines.
Create retail POGs and in-store merchandising as needed.
Assist the sales team with any creative request needed for buyer meetings.
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design, or equivalent experience.
3+ years of experience in packaging graphic design or Consumer Packaging Design.
Strong Knowledge in Adobe CC: InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, and Acrobat.
Knowledge of printing technologies and methodologies in packaging.
Excellent upward communication, time management, and organization skills.
Awareness of the latest design trends and when to apply them.
Efficient and detail-oriented.
Portfolio link or PDF during submission.
At Fit for Life, we believe that people desire to lead healthier and more active lifestyles, but are often intimidated on the path to get there. Therefore, we offer innovative products, distinguishable design, and digital support that is accessible to all. At Fit for Life, we create innovative product lines and support our customers through our portfolio of brands such as Gaiam, SPRI, FILA, and Champion.
FFL is committed to becoming a global player in the health and wellness category that empowers individuals to enjoy the path of being Fit for Life.