Position:  Label Production Designer
Location:  Toronto, Ontario
Job Id:  1449
# of Openings:  1

Label Production Designer -  Toronto, Ontario
 
High Park Company is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Tilray, a global leader in cannabis cultivation, processing, and distribution. Tilray serves patients in Canada and around the world with a diverse range of pharmaceutical-grade medical cannabis products as High Park Company focuses on creating distinctive products for adult Canadian consumers.
 
About High Park Company
High Park Company was established to develop, sell, and distribute inspiring and iconic adult-use cannabis brands. 
 
About Tilray
Tilray is a global pioneer in cannabis research, cultivation, processing and distribution currently serving tens of thousands of patients in ten countries spanning five continents.
 
Looking to develop your career at the forefront of a rapidly expanding industry?
 
 
Reporting to the Labels Manager, the Label Production Designer is responsible for working with the marketing and global business development team to develop packaging labels for all medical cannabis products globally.
The ideal candidate will have experience using design software and will be able to quickly adapt to the branding, design and marketing needs of a growing brand portfolio.
This candidate is an expert with the production process – formatting, sizing and retouching.
 
Role and Responsibilities 
  • Collaborate closely with brand managers, designers, global teams and Labels Manager to execute creative executions for products labels.
  • Prepare final press-ready files based on supplied specifications for several types of printing
  • Make various formats of supplied artwork production-ready and resolve any artwork issues that arise during production
  • Provide image retouching, clipping paths and additional image manipulation on labels
  • Package and preflight files for release to printers or media partners
  • Create PDFs for print and internal review
  • Conduct press checks of marketing and product materials
  • Follow a development timeline to ensure tasks are being completed on time
  • Troubleshoot problems as they arise with both the creative team, facility team and the printer
Qualifications and Education Requirements 
  • Minimum of 5 years production design experience required
  • Diploma in Graphic Design or related field required
  • Strong production design expertise required
  • Proficiency in Adobe CS required
  • Proficiency in Keynote & Powerpoint required
  • Previous experience managing and Cataloging brand assets required
  • An understanding of design systems: typography, hierarchy and structure is required
  • Impeccable attention to detail
  • A team mentality and ability to work hand in hand with the graphic designers to help support and bring their designs to life
  • Highly organized, with a strong multi-tasking capability
  • Previous experience in packaging & label design is required.
  • NiceLabel experience is an asset
 
Please include a link to your portfolio with your application.
 
High Park welcomes applications from all qualified individuals and is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace.

Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodations for interviews or other meetings, please advise when submitting your application.
 
Please note that High Park does not authorize, engage, or sponsor any consultants, agencies or organizations that seek certain personal or financial information from you (e.g. passwords, login ids, credit card information). High Park does not charge any application, processing or onboarding fee at any stage of the recruitment or hiring process. 
 
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