Graphic Designer (Branding)

Location Brooklyn, NY (Hybrid)
Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration Full-Time
Status Full-Time
Rate DOE
Our client, an award winning innovation and design agency that specializes in brand strategy, visual identity, packaging and brand world work, is seeking a Graphic Designer with strong branding design work to join their team.

**Please note: This client currently has a hybrid work schedule - you must be comfortable commuting to their office in Brooklyn for initial training and then as needed for client and team meetings! A laptop will be provided to you!**

The Graphic Designer will be responsible for:

- Creating and executing big, conceptual ideas that leverage strategic thinking and have the creative breadth to live across the brand experience through visual identity systems and implementation
- Handling 2-3 projects at one time with various clients'
- Working on primarily print and packaging projects but also designing for social and digital as a campaign evolves
- Understanding of the process and details of each project, ensuring development, refinement, and expansion of design meets client and agency expectations
- Bringing new ideas to project kick-offs and brainstorms to inspire the possibilities
- Creating illustration briefs or providing art direction to photographers/visualizers
- Leading internal critiques
- Engaging in a work session with clients
- Thinking through solutions and challenges that may arise through the creative process and working closely with your teammates to see it through
- Managing your time to consistently meet deadlines and timing milestones of your projects
- Leading internal presentations and discussions of design ideas, rooted in strategy, and participating in client workshops
- Understanding timelines and deliverables through engagement with the account team
- Building strong, collaborative relationships with various teams within the organization to create inspiring design that brings to life the best of our thinking



The Graphic Designer must:

- Have at least 1 year of practical experience within an agency or brand-led creative team across categories
- Have a BFA or equivalent in design
- Have a portfolio with a clean, modern and elevated aesthetic that showcases previous 360 campaign and packaging work
- Have previous experience with branding design work
- Previous CPG experience is a plus
- Have excellent executional skills in concept development typography, image creation, art direction, layout & communication hierarchy
- Have enthusiasm for collaborating with of brand strategy, innovation, and creating design for the total brand experience
- Have a desire to grow presentation skills to engage your audience, linking design and strategy
- Be proficient in the Adobe Creative Suite
- Experience Digital Collaboration tools (such as Miro), and working knowledge of digital design programs such as Figma are a plus but not required
- Have strong written and verbal communication and personal interaction skills
- Have solid problem-solving skills combined with a creative or visionary mindset
- Be comfortable dealing with ambiguity and multi-tasking demands
- Have deep analytical skills that can be converted to strategic thinking and decision making
- Be able to contribute individually and as a team member
- Be comfortable working in a collaborative environment and receiving feedback on your work
- Be able to jump into a project and learn as you go but also know when to raise your hand and ask for help
- Have a strong work ethic with a commitment to high quality and service excellence


This client is requiring COVID-19 vaccination for this position. If there is a bona fide medical or religious reason why you cannot be vaccinated, you may contact humanresources@creativecircle.com. If reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact humanresources@creativecircle.com.

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: Steve.Pagnozzi@jobalert.creativecircle.com


About Creative Circle
Creative Circle is a recruiting agency, and we proudly match professionals with companies looking for talented team members. The above listing is for a role with one of our clients. Our connections at top companies get your resume in front of the right people and access to amazing positions that aren't posted anywhere else. If you’re a good fit for this role (or another we're currently working on), a local recruiter will reach out to schedule a screening interview. We present only the top candidates to our clients.

For Creative Circle to represent you for this opportunity, you must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need of employer sponsorship for a non-immigrant visa.