Rent Control is looking for a thoughtful and enthusiastic Senior Graphic Designer to join our team of designer/musicians, designer/athletes and designer/designers. We are looking for a person who has experience with all forms of graphic design, presentations, concept & campaign creation, and collaborating with other creative people (colleagues and clients). We're looking for someone with a passion for life and learning. Someone who gets the beach, digs the mountains, loves music, art, culture, and understands the balance between life and work. This person must have had prior experience working in a team as they will work with the entire staff, as well as vendors and clients, to constantly develop creative visual strategies and successful work. This person must have a pro-active nature and an understanding of deadlines.

This is a great opportunity to work with a fun and growing company. As our website says we like to "do good work and have fun doing it". We also believe in the relationship between studio and client being close-knit and long-term, which believe is the best path to creating quality work. The person we're looking for will have the opportunity to work on, and lead, projects for our clients that come from the apparel, sports, entertainment, and other lifestyle-based industries.

Key Responsibilities

As Sr. Graphic Designer you will be responsible but not limited to the following: Create design concepts for all media relating to brand including: brand campaigns, catalogs, print ads, digital collateral (online ads, video advertising, e-blasts), brand identity, packaging, website design, and P.O.P. Assist Art Director in presenting all visual branding concepts to directors, brand managers, and pertinent Brand Group. Assist Art Director in the creation of visual design branding briefs. Collaborate in any necessary photo shoots and assist in providing direction to photographers in order to achieve desired photography needs. Prepare and coordinate printing with printers to ensure all printing details are understood, most cost-efficient methods have been considered, and deadlines are met. Additional projects/assignments as needed

These are the qualifications you'll need:

Bachelor's degree in Fine Arts, Graphic Design, or similar is desired Need 3-5 years of experience as a graphic designer in a creative dept. Agency experience a plus Knowledge and understanding of strategic, brand marketing is desired Advanced knowledge in Adobe Creative Suite, specifically: InDesign; Illustrator and Photoshop Advanced knowledge in web applications and executions is preferred Should have advanced knowledge of digital marketing and executions Needs to work well independently, have excellent follow through skills and self-initiative. Strong, quick, creative Graphic Designers are needed to thrive in a deadline-driven environment. Ability to take initiative, work autonomously and work under constant and competing deadlines. Requires knowledge of how an art department or ad agency works. Must also be able to work with multi-departments and multi-clients, as well as know how a photo studio functions. Must possess strong organization skills. Have ability to multi-task and handle multiple projects at once and be deadline oriented. Must have strong communication skills, verbal and written. Skills required include use of knowledge of photography equipment and Apple computers.

We offer a highly competitive benefit and compensation package, including: medical, dental, vision, 401K, paid vacation, paid holidays, generous product discounts with some clients, summer beach outings, very casual (yet professional) work environment.

Thanks for taking the time to consider a career with Rent Control. No headhunters or recruiters, please. Rent Control is an equal opportunity employer.