Product/Packaging Designer

We Are SSG
22000.00 GBP Annual
20 Jul 2017
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

My client are at the forefront of leading edge design and innovation in their field, and due to continued growth and investment in their design functionality, they are looking to hire two Junior Product/Packaging Designers for their business based in Cambridgeshire. As a leading supplier to a huge range of industries within the FMCG, Retail and Promotional markets, the successful candidate will be exposed to a whole variety of products and sectors, and will gain vital knowledge and experience in their field.

Ideally you will be a degree qualified Product Designer, with a strong portfolio of innovative and well thought out designs, who is capable of stepping up into a full time Designers role, assuming responsibility for 'cradle to grave' concepts for a client.

The responsibilities of the role include all aspects of the development process; Identifying product requirements from customer briefs, Creating new concepts and packaging designs, Prototype testing and modifications through to Final tooling design. Applicants should have a high level of 3D visualisation with the ability to convert this into workable designs. Experience of the Adobe Creative Suite and rendering software is essential as is a working knowledge of either Creo (Pro Engineer) or Solidworks.

The role, within the fast paced environment of the technical department, requires a high degree of initiative and self-motivation along with the ability to be versatile and make technical decisions and recommendations. Good written and verbal communication skills are required along with a commercial awareness.

This position presents a fantastic opportunity for a recently graduated Designer with a genuine passion and interest in Product Design, and who is looking to develop and learn under the tutelage of a team of experience designers.

If this role is of interest to you, and you have the relevant skills and experience, please apply below, or call Kris Feaviour on the numbers below