A global beauty company is looking for a Graphic Designer to join their creative department as a full-time consultant. The Graphic Designer would assist the Creative Director in all aspects of developing original print collateral materials from campaign ideation to layout and production. Ensure all materials are visually impactful, in line with brand identity and effective in communicating business objectives in order to drive sales across all SalonCentric and State/RDA customer touch points.
Work with Creative Director to brainstorm, conceptualize and design print materials for SalonCentric and State/RDA marketing programs, promotional events, contests, trade shows as well as internal programs.
Strive to exceed internal clients’ expectations by delivering a variety of original and imaginative concepts in line with creative brief and brand image.
Identify solutions to design challenges
Continually look for opportunities to elevate the creativity of design concepts as well as to enhance their impact and effectiveness.
Collaborate with Copy Writer to align copy with artwork so that key messages are reinforced through layout and vice-versa
Translate design direction to promotional print collateral materials such as:
o Store signage
Collaborate with Copy Writer to align copy layout with artwork
Prepare mockups for presentations.
Revise as needed based on Creative Director and internal client feedback
Execute final production including preparing pre-press files
Review proofs and provide direction to printer for color-matching, retouching etc. to optimize final print materials
2+ years graphic design experience in a creative agency or in-house creative department with a focus on typographical layout and pre-press production; retail
or fashion / beauty experience a plus
Proven ability to develop visually-impactful promotionally-oriented designs tailored to different target audiences. Portfolio that demonstrates conceptual
thinking and creativity.
Proven ability work collaboratively with other designers and copy writers to maximize impact, effectiveness and originality of all materials through critical feedback, creative brainstorming and receptiveness to trying multiple
Able to accelerate multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced environment in order to meet tight deadlines. Able to respond quickly to changes in direction.
Proficient in InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator. Working knowledge of Dreamweaver. Strong typographical layout skills. Excellent color
Bachelor’s Degree in Design or equivalent