Za! Vee are looking for zee designer of our dream.
POSITION: Graphic Designer
EDUCATION: BFA Graphic Design or similar
EXPERIENCE: 3+ years in an agency setting preferred
IMPORTANT ATTRIBUTES: Conceptual thinker, communications problem solver, brand identity machine, detail oriented and precise with layouts & illustrations, collaborative, ability to take direction yet decisive enough to lead, able to manage multiple projects and deadlines, type snob, able to work independently or in groups, confident in his/her contributions to the work and process. Digital design chops are a big plus.
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES: Collaborate with creative director, senior designer and strategist to develop strong, compelling visual brand identities and design concepts that are on strategy, relevant and pretty sweet. Develop projects from concept to completion and ensure the highest creative quality possible while working within allotted time budgets. Generate specs, for the project manager to gather quotes from print and/or web vendors. Aid in production decisions with the project manager.
SECONDARY RESPONSIBILITIES: Track time, projects and communication through online project management system. Write entries for blog. Execute self-promotional work for the agency. Some travel may be required.
TYPICAL PROJECTS: Identity, print collateral, digital design, identity systems, environmental design, ad campaigns and packaging/products.
PROMOTIONAL PATH: Grow with the company into Senior Designer
ADDITIONAL BENEFITS: Company pays 50% of employee’s health and 100% of comprehensive vision, dental, short-term, long-term and life insurance. 10 days paid time off. Flexible hours when needed. Open, collaborative work environment with 8 hours paid time off per year for service/volunteer work.
REPORTS TO: Creative Director