We are hiring an entry level Graphic Designer with 1-3 years professional work experience with packaging skills for our retail brand client Headquartered in San Diego area.
Briefly describe this role: Conceptualize, design, illustrate and/or produce all private brand graphics and packaging. Produce, proof, approve, and archive all artwork and package templates. Create all support materials including information brochures, newsletters and other special projects.
What tasks will this position perform?: Coordinate and/or perform graphic design and composition tasks for in-house private-label branding/graphic development department including design concept, artwork, final art and production to include the following: 1.Work with Sr. Owned Brand Graphic Designer-Packaging and copy staff to develop concepts for all private brand packaging. 2.Supervise the production of/produce comprehensive layouts for approval and as a photography guide on all appropriate projects. Perform and supervise production of print projects in-house. 3.Assign design resources for approved projects. 4.Operate state-of-the-art Macintosh computer equipment with special emphasis on Adobe Creative Suite, Adobe PhotoShop and Illustrator. 5.Generate creative solutions and translate concepts and information into images, using strong design principles to create designs, and feedback to modify those designs
What are the required skills for this role?: This position requires a bachelor of fine arts/bachelor or arts degree with special emphasis on graphic and/or packaging design and/or 2-4 years progressively responsible design experience incorporating a minimum of 1-3 years experience in a packaging design position including knowledge of packaging requirements. Qualified applicants will have in-depth training and experience on programs running on Macintosh OS platform including Adobe Creative Suite, Adobe PhotoShop and Illustrator. Exceptional freehand drawing/sketching skills are required.
What are the preferred skills for this role?: Qualified applicants will have in-depth training and experience on programs running on Macintosh OS platform including Adobe Creative Suite, Adobe PhotoShop and Illustrator. Exceptional freehand drawing/sketching skills are required.
Other Duties and Responsibilities: 1. Interact professionally and effectively through verbal and written communication with all professional contacts with emphasis on company interests. 2. Independently prioritize and accomplish multiple tasks of a creative nature within established timeframes and through the effective coordination of projects from concept through the production and use. 3. Analyze data to determine appropriate courses of action. 4. Performs additional duties as assigned or required. Nature of Supervision: General instruction is provided daily on some but not all projects by Owned Brand Graphic Designer, and work is generally reviewed upon completion