Busy manhattan Studio is looking for a Packaging Design Director who is ready to take on more responsibility. Manage and mentor Designers. Present to teams and clients, while acting as the backbone to the design process. This studio is growing,as is the client list. The work is sharp, and even the mass work has a distinctive un-mass-like approach. Pet, Food, Spirits, and Beverage packaging. The right candidate is looking for variety in their work, and a place to grow. It's a fast paced studio, so in considering fit, it has got to be someone who thinks on their feet and enjoys it. A handcrafted approach, especially for the Spirits work is required. The food and beverage work requires a lively sense of color, and a strong strategic approach. You need to be able to communicate the reasons behind your design decisions, and offer leadership to juniors.
*Design and Design management
*Client and internal presentations
*Communication with Strategy and Account
*Scrappy problem solver
*Someone who is curious about the world
*Gets the best out of those who report into them, and enjoys bestowing praise when called for.