Design Director - Branding and Packaging

£45000 - £65000 per annum + BENEFITS
13 Nov 2012
11 Dec 2012
Dan Levy
Creative, Design
FMCG, Food & Drink
Contract Type
Full Time
One of the most influential and established creative agencies in the UK are searching for a hugely talented and ambitious Senior Packaging and Brand designer to join their team in the role of Design Director.
Our client are looking for a talented and experienced Designer with a strong background in packaging and brand design. You may already be a design director who is looking to work for an award winning agency or a senior designer looking to take the next step up.
The candidate will be joining a vibrant, forward thinking creative agency. Here they will be able to work with a number of top clients across FMCG brands as well as premium & luxury drinks brands:. They will have responsibility to oversee projects, manage other members of the team and be client facing.
The successful candidate will have a passion and interest for design; have a strong strategic mind and conceptual ability, with a natural flair for crafting and refinement. They must have a fresh approach to problem solving, which challenges the norm.
The candidate will work closely with the Creative Director to help manage projects as well as support and nurture members of the creative team; so excellent communication and team skills are essential for this role.

9 + years in Packaging and Brand Design
Food and Drink Design
Must be able to think of packaging in 3 dimensions & have the ability to think structurally as well as graphically
Experience of working on projects from concept through to completion within the context of a team
Must be ambitious & share their desire to make brands beautiful

Salary - £45,000-£65,000 + very competitive benefits