Prepress Operator

Studio: London, ON

This position will be part of the production team and will help to execute packaging artworks. All artwork executions are coordinated to maintain the integrity of the approved designs and themes. The pre-press position provides preparation and application of printer’s technical specifications to pre-media packaging graphics files maintaining the highest level of quality and workmanship. Work is typically performed under minimal daily supervision, receiving guidance from manager/supervisor about the work that needs to be completed.

Project Manager

Studio: London,ON

Marks Design, an sgsco company, needs an awesome project manager at our Woonsocket location.

You’ll wear many hats, but a dat in life generally includes:
Being a project management pro. Keeping a close eye production. Controlling quality like no one’s business. Getting us paid.

Production Designer Team Lead

Studio: Providence, RI

The Design Lead will manage, lead and support a team of designers and production artists     and monitor the progress of their work against business needs and project objectives to ensure the success of the team. You will champion the client’s brand and ensure all work is within brand guidelines, while maintaining continuity between formats, line extensions and client/ vendor provided information. You’ll partner and collaborate with Directors, Project Managers and other Design Leads to help create workflow processes and workload allocation to effectively meet deliverables.  The Design Lead is responsible for building and updating masters for the team, setting the standard and high-quality expectations. The role will advocate our culture, brand and community. Marks philosophy: Design integrity, Technical accuracy and Speed to market.

Senior Copywriter

Studio: Providence, RI

Represent Marks and support our ever-evolving business needs and act as an integral member of the team, building partnerships and collaboration with both agency and client teams. Serve as an integral member of the Creative Team and become an instrumental brand steward for both agency and client teams, working exclusively on a dedicated client’s business from our near site agency office.

As the Copywriter, you are the brand’s voice and brand category steward. Partner with the clients to clearly understand the creative brief objectives and partner with design team to create the best brand communications to meet the creative brief and client expectations. The Copywriter is a key collaborator and aligns seamlessly with the design team to present one voice, a unified team POV in making recommendations to the client that contributes to the most effective design strategies and product communications.

Creative Director

Location: White Plains, NY

Embedded within our client’s onsite team –The Creative Director is responsible for the creative reputation of Activatr. Activatr is a fast-paced and dynamic environment, fuelled by design thinking. Embedded within the PepsiCo organization, our team is passionately focussed on delivering outstanding design work which drives the organization’s business forward. Our teams flex their problem solving and design skills across all channels – including off-pack, experiential marketing, marketing campaigns, digital and social media platforms. We are proud to produce creative work that is amongst the top tier in the industry.

The Creative Director is responsible for building, leading, inspiring, and mentoring the design team. The Creative Director ensures that every step in the creative journey is as good as it can be. This role sets the bar for the quality of the creative product of the team and is responsible for coaching the designers to ensure their success.

Design Director, Industrial Design

Studio: Chicago, IL

As the Industrial Design Director, your role will be to us creatively solve design problems for our brands.  You will support the Head of Design and Strategy in managing large segments of our business while fostering creativity within the design team through new product & process development. This individual will need strong project management skills as they will be juggling priorities for multiple clients at once. In this role, you will help our team ensure that each brand’s strategic vision solves a business problem, on budget, and on time while successfully navigating positive client relations and building a strong rapport. You will be responsible for helping to position our agency as a strategic and collaborative subject matter expert, while building new design prototypes for market research and design confirmation with an emphasis on consumer engagement.

Design Director

Studio: Toronto, ON

The Design Director is responsible for building, leading, managing, and mentoring a team of Designers and Adaptive Designers. The Design Director is a strategic thinker and problem solver – turning insights into solutions which deliver against client objectives. A master of their craft – the Design Director elevates the quality of the solutions their team produces. The Design Director is responsible for the design and adaptive design process – from briefing through overseeing final product delivery. They are detail oriented – understanding and managing complex packaging design systems as they rollout across large scale adaptive design projects. A skilled communicator and presenter – they provide our clients and teams with senior level support and service. Working in conjunction with the Creative Director this role also has the day to day responsibility of creative quality assurance and sign off.

The Design Director acts as a coach to the Designers and Adaptive Designers on their team. They will champion and understand their team; leveraging their strengths and supporting their development. The Design Director is a mentor – providing guidance, and monitoring the progress of their team’s work across projects to ensure their success. The Design Director leads by example, acting as an ambassador and advocate for our culture, brand, and community.

Industrial Designer

Studio: Chicago, IL

As an Industrial Designer at Webb deVlam, you will be expected to conceptualize and develop product design, structural packaging, and user experiences to support strategic objectives for client, internal and new business projects.  You will also be responsible for presenting and defending your own designs to your project team and clients. While you report to the Design Director, you will work closely with the members of the strategy, engineering, and graphic design teams.

Senior Designer

Studio: Toronto, ON

The Senior Designer is responsible for delivering creative concepts from conceptualization through final product. The Senior Designer is a master in their craft – working independently or collaboratively within a team. A strong conceptual designer – they execute ideas with a high level of skill across a broad range of styles. A passionate problem solver – they excel in all things design: branding, packaging, and beyond. The Senior Designer understands strategic and specific client needs – ensuring their design solutions deliver on client objectives. They are detail oriented – solving for sometimes complex packaging design systems, and overseeing programs as they rollout across large scale adaptive design projects.

The Senior Designer will mentor and coach Junior and Intermediate Designers and Adaptive Designers alike, monitoring the progress of their work across projects to ensure the success of the team. The Senior Designer may also take a Lead role on projects and/or accounts. As a Lead, they will ensure the quality of work is consistent and high, and that project objectives, plans, and timelines are met (in cooperation with the Account Team).

Junior Designer

Studio: London,ON

The Junior Designer role will focus on the support of the visual development of brands, promotions and concepts with Creative Director and Senior Art Directors to ensure the quality and integrity of the product meets or exceeds the Marks creative vision, and pushes the boundaries of our client’s expectations. The role needs to demonstrate solid conceptual, visualization and prototyping skills and techniques, the designer must have the ability to develop ideas and concepts from brief through to final design concepts. They are also required to work collaboratively to create, devise solutions and troubleshoot with the internal design, account and client teams.

Account Director

Studio: Toronto, ON

We are looking for a passionate Account Director who will partner with and ensure the long-term success of our clients in a brand strategy, packaging, POS and social design environment.

You will act as the strategic business leader and become a trusted resource for your portfolio of assigned clients as they rely on you to address their business needs and design challenges. In your role you will liaise between customers and internal cross-functional teams to ensure the timely and successful delivery of our packaging design & strategic solutions. Your primary responsibility will be the growth of your portfolio to meet a revenue forecast.

Are you a driven, collaborative and resilient person with CPG experience? We want you!

Senior Account Manager

Studio: Toronto, ON

We are looking for a passionate Sr. Account Manager who will partner with and ensure the long-term success of our clients in a packaging design environment.

Account manager responsibilities include developing long-term relationships with your portfolio of assigned customers mainly in a marketing field as well as connecting with key business executives and stakeholders. Accounts managers will liaise between customers and cross-functional internal teams to ensure the timely and successful delivery of our packaging design & strategic solutions are on point according to client needs. Are you an approachable, collaborative and resilient person with CPG experience? We want you!