Senior Graphic Designer (Product)

Rifle Paper Co in NYC, NY

Overview

We are looking for a full-time SeniorGraphic Designer to work with our award-winning creative team. Daily projects include developing new designs and reimagining art for across all product categories (paper, home, gifts, collaborations), and brainstorming fun ways to package our products. This position reports into our Design Director and works closely with our Creative Director, the Product Development team, and other graphic designers.

Responsibilities

  • Develop graphics and patterns for different applications (all over prints, placed graphics, embroideries)

  • Develop and present design concepts to the team

  • Participate in the conceptual development of product lines (i.e., ability to communicate and sell ideas/concepts)

  • Research concepts, materials and trends

  • Ensure that product is of high quality and consistent with market trends, as well as business strategy

  • Pass offclean files with proper dimensions and Pantone call outs to production

  • Review samples, making corrections as needed

Skills and Requirements

  • 4+ years of experience designing for hard goods (soft goods is a plus!)

  • Excellent eye for color and design

  • Strong conceptualization, sketching and ideation skills

  • Strong understanding of trends and how to apply them to product

  • Understanding of materials, printing techniques

  • Strong knowledge of color separation, color reduction, textures, repeats, etc.

  • Deep understanding of Adobe programs

  • A collaborative attitude and willingness to be flexible and accommodating in this fast-paced environment

  • Strong communication and project management skills with a strength in managing multiple deadlines

  • Hard work ethic, desire to learn and grow

  • Ambitious, outgoing, self-driven and a joy to work with in a team environment

  • Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design or Textiles