At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better. This mission serves as the foundation for every decision we make, from responsible sourcing to sustainability - and everything in between. We are looking for a talented Packaging Design Manager to join our team and contribute to our mission of providing top-quality packaging designs.
The Packaging Design Manager will play a key role in overseeing the successful execution of packaging design projects, from concept development through to final production. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in packaging design, project management, and cross-functional team collaboration. This individual will work closely with our cross functional teams, external design agencies, and production partners to ensure that each project is delivered on time, on brief and within budget, and to the highest quality standards.
You'll make an impact by:
Leading and managing packaging design projects from concept development through final production, ensuring they are delivered on time, on brief, within budget, and to the highest quality standards.
Collaborating with internal teams and external agencies to understand their packaging design needs.
Developing comprehensive project plans, including timelines.
Building, maintaining, and enhancing effective internal and external partnerships through demonstrated integrity.
Coordinating and communicating with design agencies, external production partners and internal teams throughout the project lifecycle.
Troubleshooting and resolving any issues that may arise during the project, identifying and implementing creative solutions.
Ensuring all packaging designs meet relevant industry standards, regulations, and sustainability requirements.
Staying up to date with the latest industry trends, innovations, and best practices in packaging design and project management.
Demonstrate Superior decision and coordination skills when faced with conflicting or ambiguous inputs.
Act as a trusted advisor to diverse business partners, influencing them to act as needed to move the business forward.
Provide respectful, effective, timely feedback to others. Seek, internalize, and utilize feedback to make necessary changes.
You'll sweep us off our feet if...
You have Packaging experience across various materials and formats
You're comfortable influencing others, leading teams, managing stakeholders, getting buy-in from leadership, and communicating clearly.
You're customer-centric in spirit and in execution.
You have a competitive spirit of being in front of trend and innovation.
You like digging into data and doing some analysis
You're excited about solving complex challenges.
You can work with details, but also see the big picture
You're data-driven and a strategic thinker.
You have a test and learn mentality and an agile way of working to improve your team's products
Packaging Experience across various materials and formats.
Bachelor's degree in Packaging Design, Graphic Design, or a related field.
Or 5 years' experience in CPG or Retail Packaging in Foods or Consumables
Strong knowledge of packaging materials, printing processes, and creative best practices.
Proficient in design software, such as Adobe Creative Suite, and project management tools.
Benefits & Perks:
Beyond competitive pay, you can receive incentive awards for your performance. Other great perks include 401(k) match, stock purchase plan, paid maternity and parental leave, PTO, multiple health plans, and much more.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Walmart, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer - By Choice. We believe we are best equipped to help our associates, customers and the communities we serve live better when we really know them. That means understanding, respecting and valuing diversity- unique styles, experiences, identities, ideas and opinions - while being inclusive of all people.
Who We Are
Join Walmart and your work could help over 275 million global customers live better every week. Yes, we are the Fortune #1 company. But you'll quickly find we're a company who wants you to feel comfortable bringing your whole self to work. A career at Walmart is where the world's most complex challenges meet a kinder way of life. Our mission spreads far beyond the walls of our stores. Join us and you'll discover why we are a world leader in diversity and inclusion, sustainability, and community involvement. From day one, you'll be empowered and equipped to do the best work of your life. careers.walmart.com
Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Business, Marketing, English , or related field and 4 years' experience in marketing, branding, packaging, retail, or related area OR 6 years' experience in marketing, branding, packaging, retail, or related area. 2 years' supervisory experience.
Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.
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At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better. This mission serves as the foundation for every decision we make, from responsible sourcing to sustainability-and everything in between. As a Walmart associate, you will play an integral role in shaping the future of retail, tech, merchandising, finance and hundreds of other industries-all while affecting the lives of millions of customers all over the world. Here, your work makes an impact every day. What are you waiting for?
Walmart, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer- By Choice. We believe we are best equipped to help our associates, customers, and the communities we serve live better when we really know them. That means understanding, respecting, and valuing diversity- unique styles, experiences, identities, abilities, ideas and opinions- while being inclusive of all people.
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