Otter Products Senior Packaging Designer in Fort Collins, Colorado

OverviewOtter Products is currently recruiting for a Sr. Packaging Designer to joinour amazing packaging design team! As the Sr. Packaging Designer, you willdevelop creative concepts and innovative ideas supporting customer engagingproduct packaging. This role will ensure the development of packaging meetsOtter Products standards. This role will work with external vendors to ensureconsistency of the brand on packaging. Intrigued? Keep readingThe successful candidate will be able to translate a conceptual idea into anengaging graphic/visual, as well as have an understanding of productionand pre-press. In addition, you must demonstrate a strong understanding oftypography, including kerning/tracking, leading, font identificationand positive/negative space. You must be able to work well in a teamenvironment, have excellent communication skills and be able to take andgive creative direction. Solid planning and organizational skills, includingthe pro-active ability to manage multiple priorities under tight deadlines ina busy and fast paced environment is a must. Does this sound like you? Ifso, Otter Products may be a great place to grow your career!About Otter Products:From our founder's garage in 1998 to the global technology leader we aretoday, Otter Products continues to drive growth through innovation. Ourindustry-leading brands, OtterBox and LifeProof lead the way to help peopledo more and go more places with technology in hand. Otter Products is a globalcompany of more than 900 Otters (employees) with offices in FortCollins, Colo., San Diego, Calif., Hong Kong, Munich, Germany andCork, Ireland. Our mission is simple - We Grow to Give which comes to lifeby way of our charitable arm, the OtterCares Foundation. From innovation andengineering to community and culture - growing to give is at the heart ofeveryFor more information visit otterproducts.com.Responsibilities Lead work with designers, engineering and marketing to createpackaging designs for a variety of product lines Manage the review of project schedules and status in collaboration withPackaging Project Managers Review business need cases and align creation and revision of packagingmaterials accordingly Leads cross-departmental interactions such as meetings, informationalexchanges, and presentations for the team Lead brainstorming, conception, and idea generation via team collaboration Collaborate with other departments to design packaging materials acrossmultiple brands that meet the needs of the business and maintain brandintegrit Interpret and develop designs based on packaging briefs Create eye-catching designs and images to display the Otter Products' brands Recognize, research and discuss design trends, style, andpackaging innovations, and translate them into effective design work Works to provide assignment direction, answers questions, and worksissues escalated by junior team members; acts as mentor to junior teammembers. Support and maintain a positive safety culture by following all safetypolicies and procedures and actively contributing to a safe workingenvironment Other duties as requiredQualifications Bachelor's Degree required. Graphic Design, Art, VisualCommunication degree preferred. Experience in lieu of degree may beconsidered, for a total of eight years' experience in lieu of degree. Minimum four years of design related experience required. Print orpackaging design experience preferred. Software skills such as Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign andMicrosoft Office required.Otter Products is an equal employment opportunity employer (EEO).PI106744323