Packaging Designer

New York Permanent Negotiable

Seeking an experienced Packaging designer to join a beauty/wellness agency in #NYC.

*NYC location preferred, but the designer can be remote. Open to #canadian designers as well!*

– Must have Rhino 3D experience. This is a requirement. We cannot consider you otherwise.
– Must have bottle creation experience. (ex. perfume bottles, cosmetic containers, alcohol glass bottles)
– Must have experience creating primary/secondary packaging.
– Must be comfortable being the agency’s first “in-house” packaging designer.
– Must be capable of end-to-end designs.

What You’ll Be Doing:

· MUST have experience using Rhino3D – we cannot consider you without this.

· Must be aware of the current landscape and trends

· Create rendered 3D components, including form, materiality, and apply 2D deco /artwork

· Ability to concept and model 3D custom packaging

· Ensure packaging maintains a design aesthetic that’s appealing and all necessary information

· Create and own client-facing packaging presentations

· Collaborate with Art Directors creating packaging guidelines for client hand-off and review and provide feedback for print-ready mechanicals

· Must have the ability to quickly generate iterative concepts

· Maintain a clear understanding of project objectives from ideation to completion

· Ability to source/select vendors and lead vendor communications and partnerships

· Hands-on to cascade brand identity, look, and feel, into a consistent visual approach for packaging design (primary components and secondary cartons) across a broad range of product families for stock and custom components

What You MUST know before applying:

· Comfortable using 3D design software: knowledge of Rhinoceros is REQUIRED

· 3 – 5+ years in beauty product and packaging design

· Personal interest in beauty, wellness, and lifestyle

· Must be a self-starter, okay with being the first in-house packaging designer

· Have openness and a desire to learn and grow

· Demonstrate a positive, can-do attitude

· Able to learn/thrive in a fast-paced environment

· Able to multitask and manage several projects simultaneously

· Comfortable using Adobe Creative Suite

· Comfortable using rendering software: knowledge of Keyshot is encouraged

· Ensure high standards and quality assurance across all work produced so that it is cohesive, consistent, and brand-aligned

· A constant evaluation of internal processes to identify and recommend improvements

If you think you’d be interested in this role, please respond directly with your CV and portfolio link/pdf! We cannot consider you if you do not have work to show. If you’d like more information on this role, you can email the job poster directly at

Salt is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Job Information

Job Reference: JO-2207-257669
Salary: Negotiable
Salary per: annually
Job Duration:
Job Start Date: 8/31/2022
Job Industries: Product Design Jobs, UI & UX Jobs
Job Locations: New York
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: graphic designer, pacakaging, packaging designer

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