Immerse. Evoke. Reframe. Create. At Landor, that’s how we approach design.
We are currently seeking a Senior Designer to join our Mexico City office.
The Senior designer will explore and conceptualize design options and solutions that maintain Landor’s vision and creative beliefs great ideas expertly and beautifully crafted and delivered with rigor and flair’.
You will work either independently or in conjunction with Directors, fellow Senior Designers and Designers, evaluate design options, develop and push to find big ideas’ based on design strategy and the creative brief.
You will develop straightforward design approaches to complex design challenges across packaging, brand development, corporate identity, mobile, digital and user experience design projects.
What we’re looking for
A Senior Designer, who over the last 3 years, has flawlessly designed agile brands within the consumer products industry.
He / She has at least 3 years of broad creative with a global sophistication and the ability to adapt to different cultures.
You are a strategic thinker, understand branding and love it when you really understand a client’s business and arrive at insights that solve their challenges via their brand.
You are a team player; understand team interaction and roles of team members. You perform well in a team environment and foster communication and cohesion between internal teams and functions.
You have a Bachelors degree in Graphic design, communication, design, fine arts, or a related field.
Duties and Responsibilities
Embraces and displays passion and curiosity for design and branding.
strategic thinker, understand branding and love it when you really understand a client’s business and arrive at insights that solve their challenges via their brand
People and Team
Builds valuable partners internally with colleagues in all the other departments
Act as an instrumental team leader and offer creative suggestions and advice to support a variety of project
Mentors junior talent via ideas and actions that will differentiate and propel Landor’s new business approach (Asks why not? instead of why? ).
Reports directly to Executive Creative Director
Work with client services & strategy to conceptualize, develop and implement design strategies across print and digital materials
Generate fresh ideas to create successful designs
Partner with Client Leads to activate and execute aesthetically with global standards
Qualifications and Skills
Capabilities (Success Factors)
Equally comfortable leading from the front and being behind-the-scenes.
Efficient time management skills to consistently deliver high quality work, in an extremely fast paced deadline driven environment
Strong balance of thought and action.
Excellent analytical, critical thinking, and problem solving creative design skills.
Demonstrated ability to generate ideas and the hook that will make Landor work stand out from the crowd.
Ability to sort the vital few from the less-vital.
Solid understanding of how brands and businesses work.
Meets challenges head-on and deals proactively with them to find a solution.
Have high standards for work and impeccable attention to detail.
Photograph product, and retouch imagery as needed for packaging
Team-oriented across all levels and functions.
Ability to effectively prioritize
5+ years work-experience of broad packaging design with a global sophistication and the ability to adapt to different cultures
Good working knowledge of key branding disciplines including brand / corporate identity, 3D environments, digital and innovation will be good
Solid skills in design software