Creative Co-Op is currently searching for a Graphic Artist in our Portland office who will work with product development and marketing teams in various capacities.
Creative Co-Op is an industry leader in inspired home dcor for the independent retailer. With over 200 full time employees across the US and abroad and distribution to over 12,000 retailers, Creative Co-Op boasts a track record of consistent growth and profitability. For additional information, please visit our website at http://www.creativecoop.com.
Ideal candidate will be working with product development and marketing teams in the various responsibilities:
Work with product development and sales teams on product development, to include:
The creation of original artwork to be applied to home dcor and gift products.
Modification of existing licensed artwork for product application
Mock ups of item concepts
Creation of storyboards for upcoming product releases
Assist in catalog photo editing and layout, ensuring accurate portrayal of products and an aesthetic in line with the company's overall marketing direction.
Assist in art management keeping art files up to date and accessible.
Work with marketing/sales/product development on various marketing/advertising materials.
Assist with item photography and merchandising of showrooms as needed.
Interpret sales and brand identity in developing product.
Other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design, or equivalent professional training.
Previous work experience in graphic design field.
Demonstrated knowledge of Adobe and other graphic design software - not limited to but including illustration, photo editing and InDesign layout.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to plan, prioritize, organize, and clearly define objectives.
Ability to execute plans under tight time restraints.
Ability to work independently under minimal supervision.
Ability to be flexible, with work hours, critical feedback, request, etc.
Ability to travel domestically and internationally for up to 8 week per year.
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