Cardboard Engineer & Packaging Designer - Nottinghamshire
Global leader in apparel industry marketing that delivers intelligent, creative and sustainable solutions to elevate brands and accelerate performance throughout the global retail supply chain, seek an innovative and experienced Cardboard Engineer & Packaging Designer to drive the evolution of their full service Retail solutions.
Elevating brands through graphic tickets, tags and labels, embellishments and packaging solutions that enhance consumer appeal, this Packaging designer role will be focused on creating & delivering sustainable packaging design solutions for world-class global fashion and sports brands. Working within an innovative global design and product development team, as an experienced Cardboard Engineer & Packaging Designer, you will be an ideas driven, conceptual thinker, accustomed to researching new concepts, producing mock up sketches, brainstorming ideas and communicating designs via white sample cad mock-ups and ideally with 3D visuals via Esko tools.
Liaising with internal local and global packaging / commercial teams around Insights, Trends, Creative and Artwork, you’ll produce creative concepts that not only fulfil the brief but exceed expectations.
Creating packaging solutions that are not only in line with the brands objectives , you will inspire Brand Consumers to purchase, whilst delivering sustainable solutions that survive the supply chain and bring tangible ROI to both parties.
You will be a Packaging focused Designer with industry experience and a high caliber Portfolio that demonstrates designs, presentations and a founded knowledge of common and new materials, human factors, manufacturing processes, techniques and merchandising. You will have an eye for emerging new trends with a passion to excel and challenge the traditions of packaging design.
Displaying leadership and initiative, you will have the ability to clearly communicate creative thinking both visually and verbally, plus desirably, the experience of designing for the e-commerce arena.
With an ability to work independently as well as collaboratively as part of a team, you will have the experience & gravitas to drive a project from initial brief right the way through to a finished high quality customer facing design presentation, so experience with ESKO ArtiosCAD software and Kongsberg cutting table, plus 3D design software such as Solidworks, Rhino / Keyshot is advantageous
This is an outstanding Business, with an unquenchable drive to innovate and develop new services & solutions, enabling them to not only meet their Client’s current & evolving needs, but more relevantly, drive a ground-breaking array of packaging solutions, placing them way ahead of the market competition
The role offers an impressive package, international travel and a Business ethic that consistently rewards ability & impact.