The Estee Lauder Companies Design Director 3D, Aramis and Designer Fragrances in New York

Design Director 3D, Aramis and Designer Fragrances

Brand: Aramis and Designer Fragrances



The Global Creative Design Director is responsible for the conception and art direction of ADF Global programs while incorporating brand strategy. Partnering with the VP and Executive Design Director this individual will concept 3D designs and create primary, secondary or promotional packaging for Global ADF brands. Collaboratively manage strategies enhancing all the ADF brands while overseeing execution of 3D development. Communicate effectively the creative objectives of projects and partner with various departments and functions including Senior Level Management.


  • Ensure a high level of excellence in all creative work produced and executed by the department so it is consistent, cohesive, meets Marketing objectives, and is within budget and timeframe. Interface with Global Marketing, Product Development, Corp Purchasing and Packaging Engineering to coordinate creative development

  • Lead Package Design team in generating innovative packaging according to the brand strategy and launch calendars. Oversee the design and production of all product packaging; includes concept presentations (drawings, renderings, and models), managing of departmental DTO’s, standards and attending pressruns

  • Foster idea sharing and cross-communications across Creative, Marketing, Packaging and Product Development to generate innovative designs according to brand strategy and launch calendars

  • Travel as needed for sourcing inspiration, approving production standards and final press runs

  • Work closely with licensors and agencies and attend regular status meetings with various outside groups

  • Oversee sourcing and utilize outside vendors, artists and designers for new innovative creative solutions. Negotiate fees and handle contracts

  • Manage operating budget, tracking and timing of programs, billing records and related paperwork in an efficient manner



  • Bachelor’s degree in a design related field

  • Appropriate candidates will offer 8 years work experience in a creative position

  • Leadership ability includes leading self and team

  • Self-motivated, innovative and able to multi-task under pressure in fast paced environment

  • Needs to be highly organized, timely and fiscally responsible

  • Superior project management skills

  • Understanding of current fashion trends

  • 360 degree brand approach - brand development, 2D, packaging and digital

  • Proficient in use of MAC environment with technical knowledge of Illustrator, In Design and Photoshop a must

Job: Creative / Design

Primary Location: Americas-US-New York

Job Type: Standard

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1st (Day) Shift

Travel: No

Job Number: 164043