3934 S Corbett Ave.
Portland, OR 97239

(503) 231-3086

KITCHEN STUDIO TOUR

Open Position // February 11, 2021

Graphic Designer with Digital Focus

POSITION DESCRIPTION

The Job in a Nutshell

We’re looking for an experienced digital designer with a talent for creating dynamic visuals that perform on social channels and in the fast-moving digital space. The ideal candidate brings a strength for communicating branded messages with simplicity and impact, has an excellent eye for composition, demonstrates strong instincts for hierarchy and has talent for spotting copy issues that could impact the potential of design. Our new graphic designer will be tasked with helping bring client brands to life across multiple platforms, developing and executing design concepts from start to finish for social, web and beyond. Candidates with solid Photoshop, video and animation skills preferred. If you obsess about how to stop someone in the feed, you should apply!

Responsibilities

  • Work in collaboration with team members across departments, from design, content, digital and PR — to develop compelling visuals that deliver on project objectives
  • Produce work such as: social and digital ads; digital content such as short videos, animated gifs, motion graphics and graphic type; e-commerce and website assets; email design or graphic assets; campaign and product launch assets
  • Edit, manipulate and resize photos/videos for final deliverables
  • Create occasional print collateral such as trade ads, sell sheets or branded swag
  • Follow brand guidelines and take care to deliver on brand nuances
  • Convert and optimize design for a variety of platforms
  • Assist with photo/video shoots, visual research, image curating
  • Support the rest of the creative team with larger design projects or pitches
  • Execute project tasks with accuracy and in a timely manner in a deadline-driven environment
  • Participate in brainstorming and problem-solving

Skills and Personal Qualities

  • Curious thinker with a passion for visual design across platforms
  • Excellent collaborator who enjoys teamwork and problem solving
  • Self-starter who works independently on assigned projects to meet deadlines
  • Ability to multitask and keep things organized and on-track
  • Attention to detail and the ability to manage multiple projects on tight deadlines
  • Solution oriented
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong fundamental design composition, hierarchy and typographic skills

Qualifications

  •  Minimum 3-4 years of experience in graphic design
  • Proficient in Adobe products: Photoshop, After Effects, Premiere (and/or Final Cut Pro X), Illustrator, InDesign
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft products: Outlook, Word, PowerPoint
  • Proficient in technical skills related to design for social media, web, video
  • Foundational understanding of print design
  • Experience with CPG products, photography talent, animation, a plus

Compensation

  • Competitive salary and benefits

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