Join Our Team

LAM is an award-winning branding, packaging design and integrated marketing agency working with multinational consumer packaged goods companies. We’re a friendly, fun and motivated bunch. We’re 30 people strong and pleased to be adding to our creative and account teams. We are…

  • – Located in beautiful Pleasantville NY
  • – Just a 50-minute train ride from Grand Central Station. The train drops you off mere steps from our office
  • – Easily accessible to the Saw Mill River Parkway — the gateway to 684, Sprain Parkway and 287
  • – Great commute for folks from NYC, Southern Connecticut, Westchester & Putnam counties and even Northern NJ

Current opportunities:

 


SENIOR DESIGNER – PACKAGE DESIGN

We are looking for a highly creative and seasoned Senior Designer with 5 to 7 years of branding and package design experience and excellent problem solving skills, ideally gained from working at recognized agencies. This role reports to both our Senior Creative Director and Creative Director, and will be responsible for creating fresh and original design solutions that strengthen our clients’ brands. The individual we are looking for will offer experience across a variety of CPG categories, including Household, Food, Beverage, OTC, Personal Care, Paper, DIY, etc. We take a team approach to design and seek a candidate that enjoys working in a collaborative environment. The Senior Designer will be strategically inclined and well versed in all branding and packaging project types.

CRITICAL RESPONSIBILITIES

DESIGN DEVELOPMENT

  • – Develop strategic design solutions that meet design objectives & exceed client expectations
  • – Excel at a variety of stages in the design process, including initial design, revisions and finalization
  • – Offer insightful strategic & conceptual thinking to both inform design development and inspire design team
  • – Participate in group brainstorming/concept development sessions, contributing strategic direction and insights that inspire design
  • – Work closely with your assigned team across design, account management and production disciplines
  • – Direct and manage illustration and photographic process internally and externally
  • – Manage and interface with freelancers
  • – Effectively manage client driven deadlines
  • – Contribute to client relationships and presentations
  • – Flexibility to work on promotional design projects as need arises including core visuals, promotional lock-ups, in-store POS, sales collateral and sales kits

COMMUNICATION

  • – Interact and communicate with a positive, collaborative attitude when dealing with team members regarding design status and concerns
  • – Respond to design and account team requests in a timely manner

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

DESIGN & TECHNICAL SKILLS

  • – BA – Undergraduate college degree required
  • – Expert level proficiency in Mac environment (Illustrator, Photoshop, & Bridge)
  • – Excellent sense of color and type, illustration skills
  • – Sketching skills required
  • – Strong verbal communications skills, including ability to clearly articulate design rationale & strategy
  • – Knowledge of production and pre-press are a plus
  • – Knowledge of Web design a bonus

INTERPERSONAL SKILLS & WORK STYLE

  • – Highly creative, motivated team player with excellent, versatile problem solving skills
  • – Easy disposition, dedicated, strong work ethic, personable
  • – Work effectively in team environment and manage pressure well to maintain focus on project
  • – Excellent organizational skills a plus
  • – Extreme attention to detail and commitment to quality
  • – Strong initiative
  • To apply please send resume to Careers@lamdesign.com

To apply please send resume to Careers@lamdesign.com