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Job Title:  Senior Packaging Designer

Date:  17-Nov-2021
Location: 

London, LND, GB, SE1 2JP

Full Time/Part Time:  Full-Time
Contract Type:  Fixed Term Contract
Hours per week:  37.5

Your role in a nutshell

Are you an experienced Senior Packaging Designer from a creative agency background or retail?

Are you passionate about creativity, design and sustainability?

We’d LOVE to hear from you….APPLY NOW

We are looking for a strong and inspiring Senior Packaging Designer who will drive and bring to life The Body Shop’s global brand purpose through best in class design and storytelling. This role is based on site at our London Bridge offices. This is a FTC role to the end of 2022. Applicants MUST attach their portfolio to their application.

More about the role

Drive the creative design across the global brand’s omnichannel touchpoints and platforms; promoting products whilst building the brand

Bring the global brand strategy and positioning to life and effectively communicate this in a coherent, disruptive and distinctive visual identity across all packaging touch points

A strong understanding of 360 multichannel design and how this transfer across touchpoints and platforms. You will consider all channels as you approach to design and concepts as to ensure a joined-up consumer first journeys.

Partner with Creative team members and Category teams to develop packaging concepts, understanding both technical and creative needs to provide solutions that meet product development objectives

What we look for

  • A pro-active and capable individual who thrives in a fast paced and dynamic environment. Understanding of omnichannel design and how packaging design lives across the omnichannel platforms.
  • Proven experience working in a Senior Packaging Design role. Extensive creative experience within Packaging with a deep understanding of sustainable and innovative solutions within the sector
  • Fluent understanding of current packaging trends and new and emerging innovation
  • Evidence of delivering strong packaging designs for gifting with strong focus on illustration
  • Strong understanding of technical and legal requirements
  • Strong knowledge of artwork/repro/print/production/finishing processes
  • Excellent appreciation of material limitations/solutions
  • Strong commercial and consumer-focused driven approach to marketing/events
  • Ability to work in a very fast paced environment and meet tight deadlines
  • A strong and confident influencer who can develop, edit, present and influence strong and compelling 360 consumer-first ideas
  • Flexible outlook with a solution-orientated approach and able to prioritise multiple projects Excellent interpersonal skills – can communicate concisely and confidently at all levels
  • Current and fluent knowledge of key design software such as Adobe Creative Suite

The Body Shop

When Anita Roddick founded The Body Shop in 1976, she had a vision. Business as a force for good – that’s us. Over 40 years later, we’re proud to be pioneering cruelty-free beauty every step of the way. We’re the original ethical beauty brand. We’ve got a thing for empowering people and enriching our planet. We’re all about keeping it real, in every way possible. Our activist roots remain a huge part of everything we do, from our iconic window posters to our vegetarian products to our infamous campaigns. We’re never afraid to stand up and speak the truth. We like to do things a little differently around here. 

 

The Body Shop, along with Aesop and Natura, is part of Natura & Co, a global, multi-channel and multi-brand cosmetics group that is committed to generating positive economic, social and environmental impact. Group owner Natura is Brazil's number one cosmetics manufacturer. Sustainable development has been the company's guiding principle since it was founded in 1969. In fact, this is an incredibly exciting time for The Body Shop. We’re fighting for what we believe in now more than ever. No holding back. Breaking the mould has always come naturally to us, and we need someone who’s not afraid to mix things up. 

Benefits

a 6% contributory pension plan,

23 days holiday plus bank holidays - increasing to 28 days at 5 years’ service and 33 days at 10 years’ service - time to refresh and recharge

Discretionary bonus scheme

3 additional days a year to volunteer in the local community to support the causes you feel most passionate about

LOVE money to spend on YOUR wellbeing - pamper yourself on us. Every year.

50% staff discount and access to product sample sales

Access to Perks at Work, our online shopping channel with exclusive deals & discounts

AND - we have also implemented 'Work Wise' into our HQ - flexibility of 'in-office' hours, the ability to work remotely and a new meeting charter.

Here at The Body Shop we've got your best interests at heart - it's our way of saying thank you!

If you are excited by all that - you might just be the sort of person we need to help us make the impactful change the world needs within a business that invented the culture of ‘joyful collective' and everything that means and stands for.

We have something special to offer and we’re looking for someone special to help us to do that. Show us how you can contribute to the next step in the evolution of The Body Shop.

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability 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.


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