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job details

Graphic Designer

job type: Temporary

location: NY, 10003

job description:
icreatives is looking for a temp Graphic Designer to assist the design manager at an International Organic Fast Food Chain Retail Corporation. Our ideal candidate will have proficiency in InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and Adobe CC. The candidate must have a solid understanding of good typography and layout design, print processes, file management and fine attention to detail.

The Graphic Designer will be responsible for assisting in creative conceptualization, development and design for all marketing, and communication materials; primarily in-store signage, packaging and dcor, but also media, including print, digital, presentations, and e-mail.

Core Responsibilities:
– Assist the design manager for marketing campaigns, packaging, in-store signage and other shop materials as needed.
– Assist and create a wide range of compelling communication media including but not limited to point of sale materials, property signage, promotional signage, email blasts, PowerPoint Presentations, advertisements and brochures
– Produce work that is always in line with the company’s brand; must be compelling, interesting, quirky and differentiating.
– Closely work with the UK creative team on an on-going basis to ensure brand continuity
– Create and respond to design and packaging briefs
– Attend packaging print runs and ensure proper execution of printed materials and packaging
– Resource and guide production for all new store openings and marketing campaigns.
– Manage projects with freelancers and vendors
– Keep a close eye on competitor activity and trends in the marketplace and feed this into the design process.
– Organize and maintain extensive paper source and Pantone Book, and Stock Photography libraries.
– Maintain organized master filing systems of all campaigns, shops/floor plans and visual direction.
– Juggle multiple projects simultaneously.

Essential Skills / Knowledge
– Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design or equivalent experience
– Graphic experience in a retail environment
– Must be highly proficient in: InDesign, Quark, Photoshop, Illustrator, Adobe CS2 or higher, Microsoft Office and Outlook.
– Extraordinary attention to detail and unparalleled sense of organization.
– Deadline-Oriented
– Ability to effectively present ideasboth verbally and visually
– Experience in a food related industry is a plus
– Portfolio of recent work required

This is an on-site, temp opportunity in New York City, 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.