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Senior Graphic Designer (Beauty / Digital)

Location:
San Francisco
Job Terms:
Talent Bridge/Temp-to-Perm
Salary:
DOE (competitive)
posted by:
Jessica Cizek
Date:
10/10/2017

Job Description:

A boundary pushing and innovative global beauty brand is seeking a Sr. Graphic/Visual Designer to join the digital creative team. This person will be responsible for building, growing, and maintaining one of the brand's loyalty programs - working with AD and Sr. SD, this designer will be responsible for digital content/design creation for fun and bold consumer focused campaigns. ​

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES: 
• Brand Builder: Partners with Art Director to develop and build strong brand. Supports in brand execution to ensure consistency across brand through all channels. Develops visual design standards for brand. 

• Brand Thinker: Partners with Art Director to develop strategic marketing campaign concepts. Understands both marketing and creative needs to provide creative solutions that meet business objectives. Supports in integration of art direction and design across all channels including, but not limited to: desktop/mweb/app, email, display advertising, video, printed collateral, and package design. 

• Creative Collaborator: Partners closely with Editorial and Retail teams to execute creative concepts for robust 360 client experience. Support Art Directors and Senior AD when they partner with Content Production to align on appropriate talent to ensure accurate execution of creative vision. Including but not limited to photography, retouching, illustration, video development. 

• Cross-functional Partner: Helps to build relationships with cross-functional partners to ensure strategic objectives are met. Collaborates with various cross-functional members on various projects and be proactive in seeking out answers to help move the project forward. 

• Design expert: Executes projects with thoughtful and elevated design. Understands design and typographic fundamentals and provides new and exciting design solutions and POV. 

• Passionate Creative: Works to further design and art direction expertise. Spends time educating oneself in industry knowledge i.e.. photographers, digital best practices, agencies and honing design and typographic skills. 

• Skilled Presenter: Represents creative team in smaller groups settings within team and amongst partners. 

 

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).

Requirements:

• 3-5+ years of creative experience. 
• College degree; BA or BFA preferred in Graphic Design or Communication Design. 
• Passion for design and art direction 
• Knowledge and experience in digital. 
• Understanding of beauty and fashion. 
• Understanding of digital channels including site, social, email and paid advertising. 
• Understanding of current industry related trends. 
• Understanding of design, typography and layout principles, production process. 
• Strong relationship-building skills; ability to work with a variety of people in various disciplines. 
• Team player: Enjoys working with others and collaborating with positive attitude. 
• Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal. 
• Ability to effectively share and communicate creative ideas during brainstorms. 
• Solid organizational skills, detail-oriented; time management skills, ability to juggle priorities. 
• Proficient knowledge of Adobe programs: Indesign, Illustrator, Photoshop. 
• Ability to work in a very fast paced environment and meet very tight deadlines.