Pepsico New York , NY 10007
Posted 3 months ago
Who We Are!
PepsiCo Design & Innovation is a creatively driven team that leverages the power of Design Thinking to solve brand and business problems that drive meaningful value and growth. Our mission is to elevate the role of design and design thinking as a function, process, mindset, and culture in PepsiCo and the broader business world.
We are a consumer-centric organization with a start-up mentality within our larger organization; we partner with world-class partners in Marketing, Insights, and R&D to strategically drive business results with purpose.
As part of the PepsiCo Design team, you will partner closely with functional design experts as well as the business to develop brand design strategies across a spectrum of capabilities including product architecture, innovation pipelines, visual identity systems, design guidelines, packaging design, and structural design.
The Associate Designer will engage with cross-functional teams to drive comprehensive brand and graphic design projects from ideation and strategy to execution. The main objective of this role is to guide brand design, help craft the brand design strategy, and execute major design projects across the portfolio.
A lover of design, brands, and people
A self-starter with entrepreneurial spirit
Energized by challenges
Empathetic to consumers, customers, and internal stakeholders
Keen eye for consumer behavior trends in addition to extraordinary design savvy
A storyteller, visually & verbally
In this role, you will report to the Design Director of PBNA Hydration and collaborate with other Design & Innovation team members to drive design thinking from ideation thru concept development, refinement, and execution
Creating high quality brand design solutions in a rapid paced, high-output environment
Present design concepts in a clear and concise manner
Quickly sketch ideas to create and communicate concepts
Participate and contribute in brainstorm sessions
Be able to iterate on designs based on direction and feedback from Brand Design lead(s)
Design in alignment to evolving brand needs with emphasis on brand consistency + meet business objectives
Ideate and construct ideas within a team-based design environment
Communicates regularly. Manages own timelines, milestones, and internal deadlines to ensure timely delivery
Note:- COVID-19 vaccination is a condition of employment for this role. Please note that all such company vaccine requirements provide the opportunity to request an approved accommodation or exemption under applicable law.
2 - 3 years studio experience as a graphic designer taking projects from concept through completion
Brand, communication design background, Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design
Background + understanding of brand/graphic design as well as a basic understanding of industrial design+ motion preferred
Strong portfolio of design work showcasing both print and digital projects
Social media-minded curator
Digital + photography interest or experience
Brand design background and style guideline experience, 360 visual identities
Strong typography and layout sensibility
Great sketching (digital and/or hand sketching) skills and idea development techniques to create and communicate concepts -- Illustration skills would be a ++
Foundational photography skills including lighting, composition, and retouching; ability to articulate ideas conceptually
Technically solid, able to illuminate ideas and visualize design stories across a variety of media
Expert at Adobe Creative Suite programs
Works well with others to deliver results; keeps others informed to avoid unnecessary surprises
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.
PepsiCo is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Female / Minority / Disability / Protected Veteran / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity
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