Graphic Designer

Location New York, NY (Hybrid)
Starts Ready to hire on or before January 1
Duration 40/hrs per week | 9:00am - 6:00pm agency hours
Status Hybrid, Freelance
Rate DOE
Our client, a fun travel accessory retail brand, is looking for a Graphic Designer to join their team, on a freelance basis to start but open to possible conversion. This role will need to be able to be onsite at least 4 days a week in NYC, with some WFH flexibility as needed. *Will need to wear a mask if not able to show proof of vaccination.

*Ideally fashion and beauty experience with a love for creating illustrations and icons!

Graphic Designer Responsibilities:
? Work cross-functionally with marketing, merchandising, editorial, and creative production teams in a deadline-driven and fast-paced environment
? Support digital initiatives across email, e-commerce site, and social media with the creation of creative assets ? including, banners, home page refreshes, site updates, as well as graphic support for social media campaigns
? Support creative initiatives across retail, traditional marketing, and events with creation of creative assets including store signage, custom packaging, gifting concepts, custom branded elements
? Produce sales and marketing creative collateral such as lookbooks, menus, packaging, marketing pamphlets, etc.
? Conceptualizing graphic campaigns and 360-degree marketing assets (digital, social, and retail) based on top-line collection direction.

? Manage multiple projects and remain flexible through multiple revisions while keeping a keen attention to detail.
? Contribute in team brainstorming sessions with Marketing and Ecommerce to develop and execute digital, retail and social campaigns for the brand
? Remain informed of emerging industry trends and best practices, apply creatively to brand projects.
? Develop and maintain a collaborative relationship with Digital, Marketing, Social and other teams whose activities intersect with creative.
? Assist with daily operational workload as needed
? Create, prepare and present design concepts for the review
? Adept at color-correcting/retouching and digital product mockups
? Adept at product management and able to juggle various initiatives occurring simultaneously
? Assist with social media photo assets as needed

Requirements:
? Strong sense of design, image manipulation and cropping skills, keen eye for typography, visual hierarchy, and composition.
? Ability to work under tight deadlines, in a fast-paced environment.
? Ability to apply creativity to projects while working within brand identity design guidelines


Qualifications
? 3+ years of design experience at agency, brand, and/or retail
? Related experience in beauty, fashion and/or lifestyle brands preferred
? Advanced knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud (InDesign, Photoshop, After Effects and Premiere)
? BA or higher degree in Graphic Design or Fine Arts preferred
? Strong portfolio demonstrating an ability to develop ideas with exceptional design quality for a broad range of digital/social channels.
? Visual Merchandising Design experience is a plus

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: Brian.Young@jobalert.creativecircle.com


About Creative Circle
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