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Construction Designer

Location: Bradford

Salary: £30,000 - £40,000

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 166328

JOB PURPOSE:

To provide customer samples to briefs supplied. To identify and develop new constructional packaging ideas, present these to customers as required and follow through to cost effective production and profitable sales. The ideal candidate will have folding carton or corrugated industry experience.

 

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • As part of Design department to ensure customer requirements are met

  • Occasionally with Account Managers to visit customers and take on design briefs

  • Develop new packaging ideas, and innovative solutions to surpass customer requirements, using construction and graphics where appropriate

  • Work as part of a team on design projects specified by sales or customer

  • Ensure sample board stock is replenished to ensure availability for sample production

  • Liaise with account managers to develop new designs in line with customer requirements

  • Participate in customer presentations/client visits as and when required to “sell” technical differentiation

  • Liaise with other Group resource to produce joint customer solutions

  • To train identified colleagues to produce bulk samples

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

Educational and professional:

  • Ideally educated to a degree level in a design subject or relevant employment experience

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, EXPERIENCE

  • 3 years experience in the packaging industry working in a constructional role

  • Ideally folding carton or corrugated design experience

  • PC literate, ability to use AppleMac and CAD systems

  • Presentation skills

  • Ability to manage and prioritise time effectively

 

 

If you would like to apply or have any questions, please send your CV to Stephen Gardner at NRG at stephengardner@nrgplc.com or call on 0191 260 4439.