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Packaging/ Product Development Designer

Los Angeles, CA (hybrid)
Date:

Overview

Placement Type:

Temporary

Salary (USD):

45-50/hr

Start Date:

04.29.2024

A leading player in the entertainment industry is seeking a talented Packaging/Product Designer to join their team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in packaging design, particularly within the consumer packaged goods (CPG) sector, with a proven track record of creating innovative and visually striking packaging solutions. Experience working on co-branded  licensing products, especially within the toy or food and beverage industries, is highly desirable.

● Be an integral part of the Product Development & Creative team covering all product development
aspects of the Consumer Products business across the UCAN (US, Canada, Australia and New
Zealand) region.
● Lead the creative development and execution of Netflix properties in how they turn up across all
food and beverage categories.
● Hands-on design on mood boards, product mock ups, style guide assets and other needs to
assist in driving the creative direction of products.
● Partner with licensees to drive innovation and supply feedback from concept to final product
approval ensuring brand vision, design quality and product integrity.
● Manage and maintain product approvals in a timely manner through the internal product approval
system.
● Build and maintain close relationships with cross functional teams such as Licensing, Merchandise
Strategy & Development, and Retail Marketing to support overall brand vision.
● Align with key stakeholders across content makers, brand partnerships, BLA, creative marketing
and regional marketing teams where applicable to maximize the impact of our strategies.

What We Need From You
● At least 3-5 years of creative design experience in the licensing, entertainment, or CPG industry
● Strong desire to think outside the box and innovate
● Ongoing observation and knowledge of food and beverage trends, and the ability to apply that knowledge to
direct brand vision and create compelling products at all price points.
● Proven track record of innovation in food and beverage product development, driven by
deep-seated passion and enthusiasm.
● Ability to art direct effectively with contractors, agencies, and licensees
● Excellent communication skills, both verbal and digital.
● Excellent memo writing skills

● Ability to pitch business to potential partners with excitement
● Strong hands-on design and mockup rendering skills
● Essential project and time management skills.
● Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop skills are a must.

 

The target hiring compensation range for this role is the equivalent of $45- 50 an hour. Compensation is based on several factors including, but not limited to education, relevant work experience, relevant certifications, and location. Additional benefits offered may include; medical health insurance and dental insurance, life insurance, and eligibility to participate in 401k plan with company match.

About Aquent Talent:

Aquent Talent connects the best talent in marketing, creative, and design with the world’s biggest brands. Our talent get access to amazing benefits like subsidized health, vision, and dental plans, paid sick leave, and retirement plans with a match. We also offer free online training through Aquent GymnasiumMore information on our awesome benefitsAquent is an equal-opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics. We’re about creating an inclusive environment—one where different backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives are valued, and everyone can contribute, grow their careers, and thrive.

Client Description

Love television and movies? With over 9 million streaming customers in 100+ different countries, our client is shaping the future of global entertainment. They are focused on bringing new stories to millions of people worldwide by creating and promoting original and exclusive content.

Are you…

A self-starter
Naturally curious
Able to quickly adapt to change
Always looking for new ways improve
Then this could be the right opportunity for you!

Working for our client, you’ll enjoy…

A creative and fast-paced atmosphere
Opportunities to work on industry leading projects
Breakfast, lunch, and snacks catered daily
Commuter shuttles

Why work with AQUENT? Check out our awesome benefits: https://aquent.com/talent/talent-benefits

Aquent is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.