The Estee Lauder Companies Director, Global Packaging Design, Clinique in United States

Director, Global Packaging Design, Clinique

Brand: Clinique


  • About the Job and Responsibilities


-Create shelf-back, social-ready 3D designs and package design layouts, to help drive overall brand strategy

-Support and drive continued innovation, while in adherence to brand guidelines

-Design with visual merchandising & store design across all channels in mind (travel retail, specialty multi, department stores, online)

-Understand that packaging is the key sales vehicle and design with the consumer shopping habits in mind

Industrial Design:

-Support and offer leadership in concepting and ideating product designs (primary packaging) in line with ELC needs and market trends

-Collaborate with product development, product marketing and creative design to create highly desired designs

-Bring packaging newness to our product innovations while staying true to heritage facets of our brand identity

Retail Experience:

-Design across various consumer touch points, including specialty-multi and open-sell as priority

-Strong focus on social/e-commerce

-Partner with other creative departments to ensure omni-channel connectivity on daily basis (VM, 2D/Digital)

-Ensure to always have “finger on the pulse” with product and market trends, gaining inspiration from everywhere

-Think outside of the box and leverage knowledge of competitive landscape and trends


About You

-8-10 years’ experience in 2D packaging design (3D structural design experience a plus)

-Strong in shelf-back, social ready design

-Differentiated, innovative packaging

-Industrial design capabilities

-Seasoned manager, adept at driving change and brand evolution

How You Will be Successful

-Challenges standard practices, and applies new and different ways of thinking to generate new ideas/opportunities

-Fosters an environment that rewards new ideas

-Champions others’ great ideas and helps move ideas forward

-Savvy collaborator who builds rapport easily and collaborates across a complex structure

-Builds and initiates long-term partnerships within Creative and other and with cross-functional stakeholders in support of overall brand objectives

-Builds and develops diverse and inter-connected teams

-Demonstrates flexibility and is able to lead teams in ambiguous situations

-Displays ability to leverage knowledge of organization and industry

-Recognizes and acts quickly on short-term opportunities consistent with the company’s strategic direction

-Provides clear direction to direct reports, managers and peers

Job: Creative / Design

Primary Location: Americas-United States

Job Type: Standard

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1st (Day) Shift

We are an equal opportunity employer. Minorities, women, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. Job Number: 183706