Current Openings at Project 7
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Company: Project 7
Location: San Clemente, CA or Remote
Job Type: Full Time or 20-30 hours contract freelance a week
Career Level: Experienced
Job Description: Design Wizard
Who are we?
We are a growing specialty candy brand known for our gourmet gum, gummy bears and other unique chewy offerings. Our brand is built around fun and unique flavors like our best-selling Birthday Cake, Fairytale Fruit, Champagne Dreams and Rainbow Ice as well as one of a kind seasonal offerings. Our name comes from the fact that daily we’re funding 7 different types of giving projects as customers purchase, like hunger, shelter and clean drinking water to name a few.
Some of our retail partners include but are not limited to; Whole Foods, Target, Starbucks, Wegman’s, REI, Caribou Coffee, Sprouts, HEB and Cost Plus World Market to name a few. All of our products are made in America. We are based in sunny downtown San Clemente California where you can walk to a coffee shop or go to the beach on your lunch. How great does that sound?
Who are you?
A talented creative that is passionate and motivated and wants to work at a job that is more than just a paycheck but at a company that has a bigger purpose to its core that leaves a legacy for years to come. Ideally, this person will be a driven individual with an entrepreneurial spirit, resourceful, innovative, forward thinking and committed. A designer with packaging design experience along with consumer product design is preferred as this is core to our business. This person also enjoys a fast-paced environment with many different weekly and ongoing projects to manage. They can work on new big concept projects to the day in day out production work of sell sheets, package proofing and various collateral support.
Project 7 is currently looking for a Design Wizard to join a, high-energy design team in their Orange County headquarters. The ideal candidate has 6+ years of experience in interactive and user interface design and a passion for creativity. Individual must be able to work independently as well as collaboratively with the design team, product managers, clients, and with other departments. Individual must be a creative thinker, detail-oriented, confident and able to express ideas in an articulate, well thought-out manner. Ability to multi-task and prioritize deadlines is a must.
This person can be full time in the office or remote if residence is outside of the area.
Brand standards, Package, POS, Online marketing assets and direction, New products, Interactive and web design in support of Project 7’s brand & marketing efforts.
- BA or BFA degree in Graphic Design preferred
- Minimum 6+ years professional design experience
- Must have excellent typographic and conceptual design skills; a package or apparel portfolio is required
- Thorough knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite
- Solid user interface design skills
- Solid presentation skills
- Understanding of information architecture
- Macintosh OS X proficiency required
- Leadership & Project management experience a plus
- Ecommerce experience a plus
- Illustration skills a plus
- Print experience a plus
- Package Experience a plus
Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization, which does not require sponsorship by the employer for a visa.
We offer a $500 referral fee if you know someone who could be a good fit and they end up being the one we hire.
Email resume and link to portfolio to firstname.lastname@example.org