Graphic Designer

Sali Christeson @ 2021-05-04 19:02:01 -0700

New York City | Creative Team | Reports to Creative Director

 

The opportunity  

We are looking for a Graphic Designer to join our growing team who is passionate about all things design: from email and website updates, to print and packaging, to brand development, retail design, and content creation—this role will execute on a variety of design problems. Must be collaborative, conceptual, willing to learn new design disciplines, and used to working in a fast-paced environment.

 

This role reports directly to the Creative Director, and is a full-time role based in our New York City Headquarters.

 

Responsibilities

  • Provide support to Creative Director in the creation of design across a variety of mediums: retail, social, email, web, print, packaging, etc.
  • Keep up to date on trends in design, branding, art, advertising, and fashion.
  • Apply design skills and creativity to complex business problems from conception to production.
  • Be a proactive problem solver by seeking out opportunities to better our visual communication and design.
  • Execute innovative creative ideas to advance Argent’s brand vision.
  • Partner and collaborate with other team members to unite the visual brand guidelines and consistency across design and any assets.
  • Create social content including graphics, illustrations, and typography.
  • Production work for digital, and print assets, as well as photo retouching notes.

  

Who you are

  • Strong conceptual thinker with design sensibilities.
  • Results driven with a can-do and positive attitude and abundance of optimism.
  • Highly adept in your approach to problem solving while being known for delivering creative solutions.
  • A collaborative team player with an interest in learning and listening to others.
  • Self-motivated, resourceful, and hardworking with a positive attitude.
  • Detail-oriented.
  • Possesses empathy, kindness, humility, and a sense of humor.

 

Qualifications 

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, and 3+ years of experience in a Graphic Designer role for ecomm, an agency, or in-house creative team.
  • Strong conceptual skills.
  • Well organized, detailed, and solutions oriented.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite - Indesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Bridge a must. Lightroom, after effects and any others are a plus.
  • Working knowledge of Sketch.
  • Strong typography and layout skills.
  • Experience creating gifs and/or animation a plus.
  • Knowledge of packaging dielines a plus.
  • Experience in spatial or retail design a plus.
  • Must have a resume and an online portfolio of work to be considered.

 

What we offer

  • A positive, enthusiastic, and passionate team.
  • Competitive salary and equity.
  • Health benefits for eligible employees.
  • Paid vacation and holidays for eligible employees.
  • Clothing discount.