Visual / Graphic Designer - Beauty

San Francisco
Job Terms:
Talent Bridge/Temp-to-Perm
DOE (competitive)
posted by:
Jessica Cizek

Job Description:

A Fortune 500 beauty brand is looking for a visual/graphic designer with 2-4+ years of experience. This person will be responsible for supporting the creative development and execution of marketing campaigns and collateral programs for one of the brand's retail partnerships, from concept to execution, across all media. The designer will focus predominantly on digital campaigns while also creating relevant print content to bring a holistic approach to the design. They will collaborate and work closely with the Art Director to develop campaigns and align the look and feel to existing brand standards, while continuing to innovate new template designs to further engage clients. 

• Partners with Art Director to develop and execute marketing campaign concepts across media including, but not limited to: digital campaigns, emails, banners, social, print collateral and event material 
• Has a thorough understanding of typography and graphic design; ensures all facets adhere to brand guidelines 

• Supports Art Director by: 
o Following and integrating design direction and standards for various channels (digital and print) throughout all phases of development and production 
o Driving own work and keeping manager informed on progress of assignments. Manages and executes projects on time with the highest quality standards 
o Partnering closely with Art Director and Designers to ensure a 360 holistic project approach 
o Partnering with Marketing and Program Management; understanding/meeting project objectives and timelines 
o Ensure projects deadlines are being met 


Client Description:

Major beauty retailer, but you will be employed by Aquent. Freelancing long-term with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things: You're paid weekly with the option for direct deposit Subsidized health (including term life and LTD) and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk) Access to Fidelity 401(k) Access to FSA Program (pre-tax payment toward Bart passes, etc.) Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!) Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/ Access to free online courses via Lynda.com Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up).


• College degree; BA or BFA preferred 
• 2+ years of design experience 
• Proficient knowledge of computer programs: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, and Adobe Illustrator 
• Solid organizational skills, detail-oriented; time management skills, ability to juggle priorities 
• Strong relationship-building skills; ability to work with a variety of people in various disciplines 
• Strong understanding of digital environment 
• Understanding of current fashion and beauty trends 
• Understanding of production process 
• Ability to work in a very fast paced environment and meet very tight deadlines.