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Brand & Packaging Designer

  • Brand & Packaging Designer
  • Auckland
  • $90 – $100k
Following application, a talent agent will review your CV, cover note & portfolio against the role and will be in touch within 72 hours (it's the polite thing to do isn't it?).
  • Full Time
  • Live
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Role is with:

Penny Gambitsis Senior Talent Agent

Are you a talented Senior brand and packaging designer, proven in your career to date and looking for a new challenge this year? 

Keen on a role that will challenge you to that next step while being mentored in a growing and progressive design agency? 

My client, one of New Zealand's newest and freshest design agencies, is now on the hunt for a super talented individual to add to its growing team. Even if you're a dynamic intermediate level designer looking for that senior move, this role is worth reviewing!

This role reports to the Director's and is autonomous when required in its organisation and execution requirements. The designer will be expected to own responsibility for job management, development and its creative outputs, devising concepts that exceed expectations and presenting to clients with confidence and flair, while being mentored by some of the best in the industry. 

The new designer will be a conscientious self-starter, efficient with their time and budgets and have plenty of experience in an agency environment working across diverse and unique brands. They will be able to establish and maintain open, honest and effective communication channels both with clients and colleagues, building excellent relationships from the outset. By nature, a fresh eye, ability and passion to create outstanding design outputs are key for this role! 

This is the perfect role for a passionate designer keen to excel in their craft and work across a range of top companies.

Required Experience:

  • Min 6 + years
  • Design / Brand agency experience
  • Strong across branding and packaging 

Required Skills:

  • Ability to challenge design boundaries
  • Strong conceptual ability
  • Big brand identity & craft design nous
  • A strong aesthetic sense - ability to create mood and message 
  • Confidently communicate and help present to clients - guiding them through the process as a whole 
  • Ability to liaise with and brief additional resource e.g. Copywriters, the production team 
  • Fast, deadline driven and can work autonomously when required
  • Managing a diverse range of projects simultaneously
  • Excellent skills in building and maintaining relationships - both with clients and colleagues 

Desired Skills:

  • Able to consider new, creative ways to engage with clients 
  • Digital Design / UI a bonus
  • Strategic in their thinking and in the creation of design briefs 

Required Qualifications:

  • Tertiary qualification (preferred)

Personality & Culture Fit:

  • Good communicator
  • Humble (the team is too small for a ‘big ego’)
  • A never ending passion for design
  • Highly organised with the ability to multi-task
  • Fun to have around 

Key Benefits:

  • Competitive salary and endless growth opportunities
  • New, city fringe office space 

Let Penny and The Pond agents help you realise your market value and future career potential. 

Apply today, or get in touch for more information. 

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