ABOUT THE ROLE

A candidate who will enjoy working in a fast-paced environment for a brand that is growing fast, so should be prepared and be comfortable to react quickly to change.


KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Working closely with the Product Design Manager to help design and develop packaging for new products launching and re-develop existing packaging as required
  • Generate new ideas concepts for innovative packaging solutions
  • Visualise ideas using Illustrator / Rendering programs (Do not need to artwork/graphic design)
  • Testing packaging designs using models, prototypes and physical hands-on testing of models
  • Prepare mock-ups for presentation before sign off
  • Drop Testing new box/packaging designs
  • Maintaining an awareness of current packaging design trends and influences from other industries
  • The ability to communicate effectively with factories and key suppliers
  • Ensuring all new packaging meet technical, price and production parameters
  • Producing packaging specifications - Able to spec card/board/print requirements
  • Implementing sustainable packaging and evaluating sustainable packaging changes across the business
  • Researching new, sustainable and eco-friendly packaging solutions
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines
  • Support the wider team on all product packaging requirements

 

MUST HAVES

  • Educated in a relevant degree discipline
  • 1-2 years’ experience minimum in packaging design or similar role
  • A good eye for detail
  • Passion for innovation and development
  • Well-developed technical packaging and creative skills
  • Strong IT Skills Including Adobe Suite, Photoshop and Illustrator, InDesign, CAD
  • Adapt quickly to the fast paced, multi-product environment
  • Liaise with other departments and work well in a team
  • Have an interest and knowledge of the cycling and/or motorcycle industry
  • A passion for cycling and other extreme sports
  • A positive and friendly manner

 

WHAT WE CAN OFFER

  • Competitive Salary
  • 33 days holiday, inclusive of UK bank holidays
  • Early finish on a Fridays
  • Excellent staff discount on Muc-Off products
  • On-site fitness classes
  • Headspace – full access to the meditation app
  • Fresh fruit and biscuits each day
  • Chill out areas, showers and a secure area to store your bike
  • Pension contributions
  • Training and personal development
  • An awesome opportunity to work with a local and widely recognised Brand
  • A cool, casual and fully branded-up working environment where staff indulge their passions for cycling and fitness
  • Brilliant social events

 

HOW TO APPLY

If you're interested in applying for the role, please email a copy of your CV to

recruitment@muc-off.com.