An established company in the food and beverage industry is looking for an awesome brand designer to join there team! The Associate Brand Designer is responsible for the design of local and national advertising materials including but not limited to print, point-of-purchase merchandising, promotional/ad specialty items, in-store apparel, and digital marketing. Designs within designated style guidelines and established quality standards.
Duties and Responsibilities
Works with Brand Marketing Department in the development and design of marketing materials.
Designs and illustrates layouts for designated projects.
Delivers projects on time and on message with a superior design and attention to detail.
Upholds a positive attitude in a fast-paced, highly retail environment with multiple rounds of changes, short deadlines and high expectations.
Prepares approved designs for production.
Responsible for confirming production requirements with internal Print Producer and uploading correct marketing materials to the appropriate vendor partners.
Collaborates with fellow graphic designers in the development of marketing materials.
Responsible for maintaining graphic files on the intranet and extranet.
Works with outside advertising agencies and vendors to supply requested art files.
Ensures all mandatories are included in designed advertising based on brief.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.
Education: Bachelor's Degree from four-year college preferred.
Experience: 4+ years graphic design work within a marketing department, ad agency or graphic design firm.
Experience designing for retail advertising a plus. Experience designing for food-related advertising a plus.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Must be able to translate client’s thoughts and ideas from art requests into visual communications that adhere to brand standards; as well as, informs consumers and sells a product/brand concept.
Requires strong working knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite – CS6 (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, and Acrobat), Microsoft Office products and web browsing.
Professional experience producing and preparing press-ready electronic artwork files.
Knowledge of producing digital assets (Banner ads, etc.)
Able to easily adapt to change.
Detail oriented; exceptional organizational skills.
Proven ability to solve problems and make good decisions driven by high-quality design in a fast-paced, retail-oriented environment.
Demonstrated ability to collaborate within a design team while able to take initiative and manage your own projects.
Strong oral and written communication skills.
Customer service oriented.
Maintain and develop positive relationships with external vendors and staff.
If this sounds like you apply now!!