Position Consumer Product Graphic Designer
Location Westchester
Starts ASAP, in person interviews starting first week of May
Duration Full-time
Status Full-time
Rate Salary is DOE, starting at $50K
Our client is looking for a trend savvy Graphic Designer to join their in-house team onsite at their office in the Westchester area full-time starting May 2018.

The ideal Graphic Designer has at least 2 years of experience and a passion for and experience in designing fashion-forward consumer products.

The ideal candidate for this position will have strong graphic design, typography and illustration skills; proficiency with Photoshop and Illustrator is required.

Consumer Product Graphic Designer Essential Functions & Responsibilities (include but are not limited to):

• Create fashion-forward graphics, patterns & any additional artwork or style guides needed for collections of accessories and wearables for both seasonal and everyday celebrations.
• Initiate new ideas as well as execute concepts from the Art Director.
• Execute designs from initial concept through to final production stage within allotted timelines that are based both on creative and business objectives.
• Assist in trend research for the department including, but not limited to, fashion, pop-culture, surface design, color, and fabrication trends.
• Assist in market research thru print, web, competitive shopping, & market assessment.
• Create trend and mood boards to serve as inspiration for product collections.
• Create presentation and mock-up materials.
• Take ownership of all projects and demonstrate a sound understanding and knowledge of all assignments.
• Form a background of product familiarity in subject matter, function, consumer price/value consideration, and overall program strategy.

Consumer Product Graphic Designer Qualifications (include but are not limited to):

• Strong design, illustration, color, and typography skills & aesthetic. Must be able to work in a variety of commercially viable styles. Highly Creative!
• Understanding of both 2D and 3D product design.
• Knowledge of different printing techniques, fabrics and other manufacturing materials a plus.
• Ability to identify and apply design trends.
• Experience in the technical setup & preparation of artwork files for production.
• Outstanding ability to take direction from Art Director and follow through and meet deadlines as indicated independently.
• Have dependable work habits, efficient time management, as well as a clear understanding of job priorities.

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: STM20@jobalert.creativecircle.com