Graphic Designer + Production Artist - WFH during Covid-19

Starts Interviewing Now
Duration 2 months freelance, then Full-Time
Status Freelance to Full Time
Rate Freelance: Up to $30/hr Full-Time: $50,000 - $65,000, Depends on Experience
Full-Time: $50,000 - $65,000, Depends on Experience

Our client, a boutique wine & spirits company, is looking for a freelance to hire Production Designer to join the team!

This role will start off remotely, but will eventually be onsite in the Northern Suburbs (post covid). Location is not Metra accessible.

The ideal Production Designer should have design skills across all mediums, including print, social and packaging. You must be comfortable working in a fast paced turnaround structure and also have strong project management skills as the team consists of six designers who all manage their own workload.

Responsibilities of the Production Designer:
- Must be able to project manage your own projects, and take ownership on every project assigned, be RESOURCEFUL and PROACTIVE
- Create digital and print materials: packaging, logos, signage, sell sheets, print and digital ads, presentations, posters, POS items, digital assets for social media, and more
- Collaborate with design and marketing team in other offices and in NY office to support projects, campaigns and offer design solutions
- Work with printers and other vendors to ensure production quality and deadlines
- Edit product photos in Photoshop, jump in wherever needed to help the team complete projects
- Supporting the PR/Marketing and Communications team in NYC and pivoting / re-prioritizing jobs as needed in a fast paced environment

Requirements of the Production Designer:
- 2+ years of experience with a diverse portfolio and a range of work from packaging, print and digital projects
- Must have some packaging samples in portfolio
- Fluency with Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop (any other tools are a plus!)
- Ability to work swiftly on multiple, overlapping projects; fast paced environment with quick turnarounds and ever changing schedules
- Keen attention to detail, file organization, and execution
- Resourceful and proactive, willing and able to roll up sleeves and run with projects with a sense of independence

APR. 2021

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: cc126@jobalert.creativecircle.com


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