OXO, the global brand leader in the home and housewares industry, is looking for a Freelance Junior to Mid-Level Package Designer to create impactful, modern package design, point-of-purchase, signage, and collateral. This role requires 40 hours per week for a 9-to-12-month engagement and pays up to $45/hour (commensurate with experience). Our office is in NYC where all team members are required to work in person at least 2 days per week. No recruiters, please.


· Report to the Senior Packaging Design Manager to own multiple simultaneous packaging projects from concept to completion

· Analyze project requirements and explore concepts that deliver on packaging project objectives, adhering to established packaging templates

· Create package renderings and 3D mockups to inform design solutions

· Pitch design solutions to internal stakeholders including the OXO Brand Design Team, Product Development and Sales

· Use feedback and creative critiques to improve your solutions and the brand’s presence at retail

· Visit local retail stores as needed to inform opportunities and limitations

· Create pre-production decks to inform photoshoot planning for packaging and e-commerce

· Collaborate with photography team to create compelling, on-brand packaging and digital images

· Partner with Production Manager to produce final packaging files that are accurate and on time


· Up to three years of experience as a Package Designer, including carded and boxed items

· Experience contributing to photography development and using photography on packaging

· Fluency in Adobe Creative Suite software including InDesign software

· Understanding of print production including four-color process and spot color printing

· Experience prototyping and rendering packages

· Ability to creatively problem solve

· Keen eye for detail with acute sensitivity to typography, spatial relationships, and imagery

· Excellent time management and multitasking abilities

· BA in Graphic Design or Packaging Design

How to Apply

To apply, please submit your resume and website with work samples to



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New York, NY 10001

About Us

At OXO, we’re on a quest to make the everyday better. For over 30 years, we’ve made household tools that delight our customers and exceed their expectations. When we have an idea, we’re to make it happen, even if it hasn’t been done before — especially if it hasn’t been done before. If you’ve ever thought, “there’s got to be a better way to do this,” you belong here, too. We balance hard work with thriving office culture; community isn’t just a buzzword at OXO, it’s a way of life. With guest speaker series covering topics like service robots and crafting hard-to-write letters, group limoncello making, book and bike clubs, volunteering opportunities, luau-themed happy hours, summer outings to theme parks—we like coming to work everyday and think you should, too.