Graphic Designer, Packaging- Star Wars

Date: Nov 11, 2020

Location: Pawtucket, Rhode Island, US

Company: Hasbro

At Hasbro we’re changing the face of play and entertainment.  We’re looking for people who want to explore, experiment and innovate to come up with the best ideas.  Our culture of community, passion, integrity, creativity and inclusion has inspired our diverse team of highly skilled, highly creative and highly committed individuals for 90+ years and we believe the best if yet to come.

We're seeking a Graphic Designer, Packaging to join our Star Wars Team!

Hasbro’s STAR WARS Brands portfolio team is seeking a creative and passionate Graphic Designer, Packaging, who is interested in working at a fast pace, with a collaborative team, on extremely exciting brands.   The position reports to the Creative Manager or Senior Graphic Designer and will be responsible for working with the team on package development for existing and new business.

Hasbro has been an industry leader for over 100 years and home to the great brands that you grew up with. We are constantly innovating and creating the next generation of childhood memories and we need your help to do it!

We need YOU to engage in our next generation of thinking through strong visual storytelling and graphic design. We need someone who possesses a fearless drive to help us change the creative landscape.

A Day in the Life of a Graphic Designer:

 

YOU WILL WORK CLOSELY WITH CREATIVE DEVELOPMENT LEADERSHIP AND INTERNAL/EXTERNAL STAFF TO:

  • Develop package layouts based on brand DNA
  • Create iconography, logos and informational graphics
  • Contribute to Art Direction and prep for photo shoots
  • Create packaging related presentation assets
  • Consider and apply QA and legal package requirements and apply to packaging
  • Partner with Structural Engineers to create break-frame packaging
  • Conceptualize event and retail graphics based on brand DNA
  • Create merchandising and events guides, create merchandising and events related presentation assets, and create merchandising and event collateral
  • Achieve key milestones/delivery dates
  • Ensure alignment with cross functional teams
  • Identify new printing techniques & packaging trend

What you'll bring:

  • Ability to negotiate with vendors
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing
  • Highly proficient in Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat, Word, Excel
  • High level of creativity, passion and integrity
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Organized and able to multi-task in a high-volume environment
  • Ability to thrive in a changing environment
  • Solid understanding of relationships with licensed partners, provide clear communication and ensure approval process protocols are adhered to
  • Advise on design-related initiatives and serve as a liaison between licensor and Hasbro for package development, provide solutions for design-related obstacles

Qualifications:

  • B.F.A. in Graphic Design or Fine Arts; or equivalent experience!
  • 3+ years’ experience in related industry

 

Hasbro is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. We are committed to making all employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, marital status, or any other legally protected status.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Hasbro is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. We are committed to making all employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, marital status, or any other legally protected status.

 


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