Jr. Graphic Designer / Production Artist

San Francisco, CA
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Posted By:
Kate Kobielsky

Job Description:

We have an immediate need for a temporary Jr. Graphic Designer/Production Artist for a premier specialty retailer located in San Franscico!! 

Creative, technical, organizational abilities: 

- Strong ability to place images and type in templatized Photoshop documents 
- Strong ability to clone image backgrounds, and remove items from images in Photoshop 
- Strong communication skills: able to take verbal direction, follow instructions, and remain flexible to changes 


Graphic Design skills:

- Able to create original layouts based on brand style guide and aesthetics in Photoshop 
- Comfortable using a web-based content management tool to build out site assets 
- The candidate must be self-motivated and comfortable working in a fast-paced environment 
- Excels at multi-tasking, has excellent time management skills and works well under pressure 
- Works collaboratively with team members and cross-functional partners 

Responsible for design creation and management of assets pertaining to: 

- Promotional website site assets (hero images, banners and thumbnails) built in existing Photoshop templates 
- Image manipulation – cloning images to remove props or add in backgrounds 
- Creating original designs for both desktop and mobile website landing pages 


- Extremely proficient in Photoshop 
- Strong graphic design, layout and typography skills 
- Strong image manipulation and color-correction skills 
- Proficiency in web-based content-management tools 
- Ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment 
- Must be detail-oriented and have strong organizational skills 
- Must have strong written and verbal communications skills 
- Bachelor’s degree in graphic design or web design 
- 3+ years of web production environment 
- Mastery of CS6 (Photoshop & Illustrator), Acrobat, Outlook, Microsoft Suite. (Dreamweaver HTML, CSS and InDesign a plus.)

Client Description:

This company is the premier specialty retailer of high-quality products for the kitchen and home in the United States. They are among the best known and most respected in the industry. They offer beautifully-designed, stylish and functional products for every area of the home.