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Senior Packaging Designer

Portland, OR (hybrid)


Placement Type:


Salary (USD):

DOE + benefits + 401K

Start Date:


We are looking for a Senior Packaging Designer for our retail client. This Packaging Designer will be an experienced creative with a focus on packaging design (retail) with strong file management and project management skills.  This will be an ongoing temp engagement and hybrid role based in Portland, OR with at least 3 days onsite. The projected start is the middle of June. 

Requirements :

  •  Must have specific Packaging Design experience with Consumer Packaging Goods or General Merchandising layouts
  • 5+ years of Packaging Design experience
  •  Packaging compliance knowledge as it relates to applying these requirements to the packaging layouts. Familiar with FPLA, NIST, and regulatory rules for packaging.  
  •  Adobe Illustrator, Microsoft Office Suite, Acrobat, and cloud-based proofing software (Ziflow/Workfront/ProofHQ).
  • File management, organization, and project management skills 
  • Must be a self-starter, capable of managing priorities in a fast-paced business
  • Prepress knowledge, including color separation understanding and packaging files for release to 3rd party agencies
  • Excellent Adobe Illustrator skills, including Pantone Connect and custom extensions/libraries
  • Excellent communication skills for internal and external clients, including the ability to concisely communicate written guidance via email, artboard instructions, proofing comments, and routing feedback


  • Packaging design and proofing sequences
  • Packaging mechanicals, file maintenance & delivery of assets
  • Communicating with internal/external customers to collect details
  • Collaborate on project requests and combine client requests with brand aesthetics/guidelines
  • Compose layouts, route for stakeholder reviews, apply corrections, and iterate until signoff
  • Proactively contribute to the team/design needs
  • Design on other brand deliverables as needed


Client Description

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 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. 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.