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Graphic Designer - Print and Packaging

VentureFizz

VentureFizz

Design
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Posted on Friday, May 31, 2024

About Us:

FreshCut Paper was created by renowned designer Peter Hewitt in 2020. Our life-sized pop-up floral bouquets consist of whimsical and breathtaking blooms that are wilt-proof and crafted to last a lifetime. Our paper sculptures are affordable, environmental, artful, and lasting. We are poised to take a bite out of the $8 billion fresh cut flower industry and the $6 billion greeting card market. Our product is a compelling, contemporary, alternative way to send flowers and yes they are beautiful.

Beyond having a fraction of the carbon footprint of imported flowers, we plant a tree for every bouquet sold, and partner with 1% for the Planet, an organization and global movement that tirelessly works to tackle our planets most pressing environmental issues.

The Opportunity:

FreshCut Paper is seeking an experienced and multidisciplinary graphic designer who can bring their creative energy to a range of projects - from developing beautiful product catalogs to reimagining packaging to support our growing product line. The ideal candidate has experience in consumer packaging and print design, a strong eye for typography and is a natural out of the box thinker.

What you will be doing

    • Conduct research and develop creative concepts for a range of packaging needs including instructions, boxes, envelopes, inserts
    • Design and layout of print assets including catalog, sale sheets, retail display assets and other communication materials
    • Proficiency in utilizing in-house prototyping equipment such as printers, laser cutting machines, and Exacto knives to build physical mock-ups and quickly validate ideas
    • Refine ideas into production-ready designs and files for mass production
    • Demonstrated ability to handle a mix of short-term and longer-term projects effectively
    • Strong organizational skills and the capability to prioritize tasks based on deadlines and project requirements
    • Comfortable breaking templates and thinking outside the box to bring fresh and unique ideas to the table
    • Ability to contribute creative energy and expertise to enhance the collaborative and creative atmosphere of the team

What success looks like:

As a fast growing business with explosive potential the product will need to grow with the business. Opportunity is abundant. You have a direct impact and influence on product evolution. We are looking for people who embrace learning, ideation, collaboration, risk takers, and see the positive in what an undefined future will be. There is an opportunity to define your career path and contribution in and outside of your expertise. As the business grows, successful talent will grow with it. Successful people will create impact and put the team over individual wins.

Requirements

What you will bring

  • 1-3 years of professional experience
  • Experience with bringing designs through print production with a handful of packaging projects under your belt
  • Strong knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, and Indesign. Knowledge of dieline software is a plus
  • Proficient in building accurate 3D prototypes
  • Translate a diverse of trends and market inspirations into designs that elevates the brand
  • Have a strong sense of collaboration, innovation, and the desire to explore curiosity
  • Open to continuous feedback and iteration

The Employee FreshCut Paper Experience

We are a small and growing company that is ambitious and thinks big. We want to create a product and customer experience that matters to people and the greater good.. We think of FreshCut Paper as a community rather than a company. One that cares, values creativity, contribution, and is constantly evolving. The goal is to build a company that is meaningful and the employees have purpose and an environment to do their best work. Risks are rewarded and successes are shared.

EOE

FreshCut Paper is an equal employment opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and do not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, citizenship, national origin, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, veteran or active military status, marital status.