Are you obsessed with Pantone colors? Do you horde typefaces like some people horde toilet paper in a pandemic? Do you love new design challenges that keep you on your toes?
If that sounds eerily familiar, you might be the perfect designer for Well Done. But if you want to join our kombucha chugging, kerning loving, Macbook lugging team, you’ll also need to be:
- Great at coming up with ideas. Lots of them.
- A non-obvious thinker.
- An epic collaborator.
- More organized than a librarian.
- Comfortable pushing beyond the constraints of a project brief.
- Hungry to keep learning and honing your craft.
- Prepared with a polished portfolio that shows yours unique thinking.
- Well-versed in agency life.
So, are you our rare bird? Give us a shout and let’s find out.
ALLOW US TO BE FORMAL
A graphic designer works on conceptual/strategic ideas focusing on the visual aspects of a project. Designers are responsible for bringing design solutions to life which are in line with marketing/brand strategies and business goals for print, digital, and other visual creative needs. They should possess in-depth knowledge of design styles and layout techniques, and also be able to efficiently communicate with other designers/production designers for projects.
Reports to: Associate Creative Director
Position Type: Full-time, salaried
Expected Hours of Work: Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. or equivalent. Occasional evening and weekend work may be required as job duties demand.
- Collaborating with copywriters/creative partners to help develop compelling, on-brand visual solutions
- Overseeing all design elements, from concepting to final delivery
- Maintaining high standards of quality and making sure only on-brief work is released to client
- Staying within project timing and budget
- Adhering to all final art production and archiving standards
- Collaborating across the organization to drive up standards of creativity
Skills & Experience
- Intimate knowledge of design, layout, color, and typographic principles for effective visual communication
- Able to fully utilize Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, and other software and tools as needed for projects
- Able to work independently and within creative teams for projects
- Able to fulfill responsibilities with moderate-to-little oversight
This job operates in an office setting. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets, digital cameras, and scanners. Additionally, the role may use video and/or audio editing software and equipment.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. This is largely a sedentary role; however, some filing is required. This would require the ability to lift files, open filing cabinets, and bend or stand on a stool as necessary. The employee is frequently required to sit for long periods of time.
Travel is extremely limited but may be required for out-of-state client projects and meetings.
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.