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Creative Services Manager/ Senior Graphic Designer

job type: Temporary

location: Neptune Beach, 32231

job description:
A growing manufacturer of free-spirit style gifts and products in the east Jacksonville, FL area seeks a temp to hire Creative Services Manager / Senior Graphic Designer. Our ideal candidate will reports to the principal officer and will serve as the liaison between senior management and the creative department, and often reports directly to the creative director. Duties include assigning teams to projects, ensuring deadlines are met, and maintaining an efficient and engaging work environment for creative personnel. Requires a thorough understanding of creative briefs and digital asset libraries; expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite software; strong communication, project management and problem-solving skills; and the ability to establish and maintain solid relationships with staff members.

Create marketing materials including catalogs, signage, and newsletters.
Manage the creative department workflow with a focus on project prioritization, resource coordination and project timeline/deadlines to see that all projects are delivered on time.
Be the main point of contact for ALL creative project requests in support of products and working closely with the company CEO.
Maintain daily production schedules for transparency of resources.
Review accuracy of incoming project requests to ensure completeness of project requirements.
Be active in providing quality control of all product designs before presenting to CCO.
Manage creative workflow, tools and processes, and suggest improvements to optimize our overall efficiency and quality of work.
Manage all teams and keep them informed of project status with full control over communication on any challenges that put a product or project at risk.
Manage and develop up to 6 direct reports, providing insight, direction, and coaching for professional development.
Actively participate in Creative & Product Development meetings and contribute to the culture
Keep up-to-date on industry trends, production technology and brand marketing.

BA in Graphic Design or related graphic field
Experience in e-commerce
Excellence in Adobe CS – Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign
Strong knowledge of layout and exceptional typography skills.
Great eye for color and ability to build repeat patterns.
Must be highly creative, self-motivated and have a solid work ethic.

This is an onsite opportunity in the east Jacksonville, FL area. Only local candidates will be considered.

To apply, please submit your resume and portfolio link for immediate consideration.

Due to the volume of applications, we are unable to respond to each application personally. If we are interested in your qualifications, we will contact you via telephone or email as soon as possible.

We’re highly selective

because the more our clients get the level of creativity they’ve come to expect from us, the more they choose to use us and you.