PMMI connects the makers of goods with the packaging and processing suppliers they rely on. Together we help provide people around the world with innovative, safe, convenient and cost-effective products that touch lives every day. We advance the industry through our world-class PACK EXPO portfolio of trade shows, PMMI Media Group and a wide range of Business Drivers to empower our members and strengthen the industry.
What makes PMMI effective are the people that work here. The collective PMMI team drives our success and, in turn, enables us to help the industry prosper. We hire top talent and value each and every person that works here. Each individual plays a unique and critical role in what PMMI is able to accomplish.
Our comprehensive benefits package includes:
Competitive salaries, generous savings programs, first-rate health insurance, flexible work schedules, ample annual personal time-off and substantial opportunities for professional development.
PMMI is a dynamic organization that provides its staff opportunity for professional growth and new experiences.
Summary of the Position: Design as well as delegate and direct projects with other designers. Communicate an aesthetic and brand that reflects the company’s core values and ideals. Maintain graphic consistency across all deliverables
Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide designer with the objectives, timelines, design standards, templates and elements needed for each project.
Supervise creative design while designing, directing and developing final visual image that communicates objectives.
Create calendars to predict upcoming projects for shows, meetings and events.
Create timelines for liaison and designer to allow for rounds of review and changes before final due date.
Meet with liaison to discuss what design needs they might have for any new councils, programs or events. Design the logo and core creative for any new council, program, or event.
Enhance PMMI’s brand through forward thinking graphic design concepts and solutions.
Oversee multiple projects simultaneously while meeting deadlines.
Design and direct projects for Association: brochures, postcards, meeting programs, annual reports, ads, signage, mailers, book covers, logos, PowerPoint presentations, eBooks, etc.
Design and direct projects for the Trade Show Department: printed and digital signage, booths, ads, core creative, brochures, envelopes, eBooks, bags and notebooks as well as promotional pieces.
Coordinate with the printer to develop a product that works for each project and ensure final printed piece meets expectations.
Design eNewsletter graphics, keeping in mind responsive features so it can be viewed in both desktop and mobile platforms.
Qualifications and Education Requirements:
10+ years Graphic Design experience
Solid demonstrated proficiency using a Mac platform and Adobe Creative Suite with a strong emphasis on InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat and Microsoft Office.
Programming languages a plus: HTML, CSS
Have a thorough understanding of photography, typography and printing.
Impeccable attention to detail with an eye for design and composition, along with the speed and accuracy needed to meet strict deadlines.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Strong project management skills to oversee the development and production of multiple projects.
Limited travel required.
PMMI, The Association for Packaging and Processing Technologies, represents more than 800 North American manufacturers and suppliers of equipment, components and materials as well as providers of related equipment and services to the packaging and processing industry. We work to advance a variety of industries by connecting consumer goods companies with manufacturing solutions through the world-class PACK EXPO portfolio of trade shows, leading trade media and a wide range of resources to empower our members. The PACK EXPO trade shows unite the world of packaging and processing to advance the industries they serve: PACK EXPO International, PACK EXPO Las Vegas, Healthcare Packaging EXPO, PACK EXPO East, EXPO PACK México, EXPO PACK Guadalajara and ProFood Tech. PMMI Media Group connects manufacturers to the latest solutions, trends and innovations in packaging and processing year-round through brands including Packaging World, Automation World, Healthcare Packaging, Contract Packaging, ProFood World and Packaging + Processing OEM. PMMI Business Drivers assist members in pursuing operational excellence through workforce development initiatives, deliver actionable business intelligence ...on economic, market and industry trends to support members' growth strategies, and actively connect the supply chain throughout the year.
Learn more at PMMI.org and Packexpo.com and PMMIMediaGroup.com.