25 days old

Associate Designer

New York, NY 10007
Auto req ID: 220817BR

Job Description

Who We Are!

PepsiCo Design & Innovation is a creatively driven team that leverages the power of Design Thinking to solve brand and business problems that drive meaningful value and growth. Our mission is to elevate the role of design and design thinking as a function, process, mindset, and as culture in PepsiCo and the broader business world.
We are a consumer-centric organization with a start-up mentality within our larger organization; we partner with world-class partners in Marketing, Insights, and R&D to strategically drive business results with purpose.

Our Opportunity!

As part of the Pepsi Design team, you will partner closely with functional design experts as well as the business to develop brand design strategies across a spectrum of capabilities including product architecture, innovation pipelines, visual identity systems, design guidelines, packaging design, and structural design.
The Associate Designer will engage with cross-functional teams to drive comprehensive brand and graphic design projects from ideation and strategy to execution. The main objective of this role is to guide the Pepsi brand design, help craft the brand design strategy, and execute major design projects across the portfolio.

In this role, you will report to the Design Director of PBNA Hydration and collaborate with other Design & Innovation team members to drive design thinking from ideation thru concept development, refinement, and execution.

  • Creating high quality brand design solutions in a rapid paced, high-output environment

  • Present design concepts in a clear and concise manner

  • Quickly sketch ideas to create and communicate concepts

  • Participate and contribute in brainstorm sessions

  • Be able to iterate on designs based on direction and feedback from Brand Design lead(s)

  • Design in alignment to evolving brand needs with emphasis on brand consistency + meet business objectives

  • Ideate and construct ideas within a team-based design environment

  • Communicates regularly. Manages own timelines, milestones and internal deadlines to ensure timely delivery.


  • Design, communication design background, Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design
  • Background + understanding of brand/graphic design as well as a basic understanding of industrial design + motion preferred
  • Strong portfolio of design work showcasing both print and digital projects
  • Social media-minded curator
  • Digital + photography interest or experience
  • Brand design background and style guideline experience, 360 visual identity
  • Strong typography and layout sensibility
  • Great sketching (digital and/or hand sketching) skills and idea development techniques to create and communicate concepts -- Illustration skills would be a plus
  • Foundational photography skills including lighting, composition and retouching; ability to articulate ideas conceptually
  • Technically solid, able to illuminate ideas and visualize design stories across a variety of media
  • Expert at Adobe Creative Suite programs
  • Works well with others to deliver results; keeps others informed to avoid unnecessary surprises.

Relocation Eligible: Not Eligible for Relocation
Job Type: Regular

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

PepsiCo is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Female / Minority / Disability / Protected Veteran / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity

Our Company will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Fair Credit Reporting Act, and all other applicable laws, including but not limited to, San Francisco Police Code Sections 4901 - 4919, commonly referred to as the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance; and Chapter XVII, Article 9 of the Los Angeles Municipal Code, commonly referred to as the Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

If you'd like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please download the available EEO is the Law & EEO is the Law Supplement documents. View PepsiCo EEO Policy

Please view our Pay Transparency Statement","city":"New York City","state":"New York


Posted: 2020-11-06 Expires: 2020-12-17

Performance with Purpose

Out performing ourselves is a rush. That's why we perform with purpose. Together, we blaze new trails, succeed, celebrate and then do something even bigger. We never settle for second best. At PepsiCo we're not just committed to performing well as individuals, but as a team, to strengthen the company as a whole.

Around the world, we're working hard to give people the tastes they crave and the nutrition they need. We dream globally and act locally, constantly innovating to sustain our planet, our people, our communities and our business practices. New markets mean new ways of doing business, and new ways of addressing health concerns, cultural differences and environmental challenges. Every day is an adventure, and an opportunity for personal and professional growth.

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Associate Designer

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