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Mid-level Graphic Designer

Location New York, NY (Hybrid)
Starts As soon as identified
Duration Ongoing
Status Freelance/ possible Full-Time
Rate DOE
Our client, a luxury tequila brand, is seeking a Mid-level Graphic Designer with retouching skills to join their team for ongoing freelance work (40 hours / week), with the possibility to convert to a full time position.

**Please note, this client currently has a hybrid work schedule. You must be comfortable going into the office a few days per week. You will need to work off of your own equipment!**

The Graphic Designer will:

- Create graphics and design files for use in digital and print media, including emails, social media, website updates, and internal guidelines
- Oversee projects and assignments at the direction of the Senior Art Director and Creative Director
- Actively participate in the creative process by presenting on-brand and well-developed recommendations to meet given objectives
- Work collaboratively with the creative and marketing teams by supporting monthly / seasonal campaign initiatives while upholding brand guidelines
- Design, layout, and prepare emails, digital advertising, seasonal assets for the website (homepage, pop-ups, page layouts), in-store/POS, cocktail and wedding books, etc.
- Retouch, edit, crop, resize and archive images
- Create internal decks and brand communication assets
- Propose image selects from photo shoots and create contact sheets
- Prepare files for release to vendors, ensure all final art meets project specifications
- Work on special projects and other duties as assigned
- Work within production schedules to manage time and prioritize daily workload
- Adhere to document naming conventions
- Manage time and juggle multiple projects while staying self-motivated and well organized
- Ensure consistency in content across all platforms and mediums
- Work within existing brand guidelines and any established campaign structure to inform your creative process but have the ability to push concepts and come to the table with fresh ideas

The Graphic Designer must:

- Have at least 4-5 years of graphic design experience, preferably in a related industry preferred
- Have previous in-house experience building a brand
- Have a portfolio that showcases a modern, minimal, elegant, luxury aesthetic
- Be proficient in the Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office Suite
- Experience in After Effects is a strong plus
- Have a good understanding of HTML, CSS, and mobile / responsive web design
- Have a strong understanding of color, typography, layout
- Have excellent typography skills and experience with high-caliber design
- Be comfortable working in a startup-like environment where you will be expected to wear many hats, be involved in multiple projects at once and own a project from conception to completion
- Communicate clearly and effectively with creative and marketing directors, production managers, and vendors
- Have great attention to detail, quality, critical specifications, and production requirements
- Work with precision under rigorous deadlines
- Be able to multi-task and prioritize, adapt and change course easily
- Be able to effectively prioritize multiple complex projects to meet delivery deadlines
- Be able to work independently on multiple projects simultaneously, and provide clear guidance to all stakeholders
- Be able to thrive in a creative and fast-paced environment, with people who are passionate about their work
- Be able to take feedback well, within your team and externally as you interface with different parts of the organization

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: Lauren.Calabrese@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.