Graphic Designer / Production Artist

San Francisco, CA
Job Terms:
Start date:
Posted By:
Emily Peel

Job Description:

With the news of COVID19 spreading, Aquent is committed to ensuring the safety and well being of our employees. This includes providing technology to support video interviews, resources and support for employees to work from home successfully, and fully covered healthcare for eligible employees. 

About You: We are seeking a talented Graphic Designer to join our client's creative team. This client is one of, if not the, largest Anime Gaming Entertainment Media company. This role will be responsible for managing the design and production of numerous print and digital graphic assets. We are looking for someone who has previous experience working in the entertainment or gaming industries, designing for mobile and/or online gaming communities. 

The ideal candidate will have a proven track record that focuses on bringing innovative ideas to life in pixel-perfect format. You’ll be responsible for the ideation and execution of design solutions for social media channels including Instagram, Facebook, Youtube, Twitter, and more! This designer will be greating static image assets, GIFs, some animations, and other graphics to support the social and content strategies.


Role and Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in graphic, visual, or web design or equivalent experience
  • Strong portfolio showcasing design work that has shipped to market as well as your design process
  • 2+ years of professional design or production experience. Design experience with social media marketing or games marketing a plus
  • Can consistently produce creative solutions that serve the needs of the users and business
  • Flexible and can navigate a fast-paced environment and remain focused under tight deadlines. Can manage your time effectively across multiple projects to adhere to production schedules
  • Extremely organized and detail-oriented
  • Self-motivated, hard-working, and eager to learn
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills. Ability to explain creative concepts, requirements, and process clearly and concisely
  • Proactive in managing workload and gathering necessary information to produce high quality work 
  • Expert skills in Adobe Creative Cloud 
  • Understanding and up to date experience with modern web application technologies and responsive web design
  • Familiarity with anime and online fandom communities a plus
  • Experience in the gaming industry a plus
  • Experience working with IPs a plus
  • Experience doing production design layouts for social media is a must. Has a solid understanding of social media platforms and best practices preferred

A day in the life of a Graphic Designer:

  • Works collaboratively with the cross-functional team to envision and craft the ideal experience
  • Drives the design process, gathering input and feedback from internal and external stakeholders
  • Delivers digital designs and assets in collaboration with creative team members
  • On occasion, communicates with outside content providers and licensors to drive approvals and alignment
  • Works closely with front-end web developer on web design aspects
  • Works with the Events team to create collateral for print