To create and execute exciting carding and packaging for accessories. Introduce seasonal themes and graphics into our transitioning brand identity. Complete carding/packaging production artwork for all Claire’s and Icing brand products.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Maintains knowledge of current copy standards and formats to consistently and effectively convey the company’s image and positioning within the marketplace.
Collaborates with managers, merchandise buyers and other team members to ensure the appropriate concepts, themes, and messages are represented effectively and consistently for the business objective(s) and audience(s)
Ensures assignments adhere to the approved brand and messaging guidelines to maintain our corporate identity
Able to prioritize workload and proceed with a sense of urgency
Ability to conceptualize and execute design solutions to their completion
Communicates regularly with management team to ensure assignments are completed on time
Bachelors degree in Graphic Design or Art is required
8-12 years experience as a “hands on” Graphic Designer; minimum 5 years of packaging design required
Portfolio containing private label and branded packaging
Proficiency in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign
Experience in Beauty or Fashion industry is a plus
Traditional Illustration skills desired
Claire’s Stores - 12 months ago