Career Center

GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Are you looking for a place that allows you to wear many hats?  Our in-house marketing department is looking for a Graphic Designer who has the drive to do just that. The Graphic Designer will be responsible for ensuring consistency of design and brand standards for Samsill and its sub brands.  This position includes conceptualization, design, creation, and production of internal and external marketing materials including but not limited to brochures, sell sheets, product packaging, still and lifestyle photography, product and promotional video, tradeshow booth skins and banners, company websites, print and web advertising, and PowerPoint presentations.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Works with Vice President of Marketing to support marketing objectives, discuss creative direction, and ensure brand consistency
  • Develop look and feel for assets that effectively communicates our ideas, brand and value proposition and meets design specifications best practices
  • Create and update product supporting assets including print and digital catalog, price lists, sell sheets, packaging, and promotional materials
  • Manage product photography including scheduling and art directing photo sessions, editing, maintaining photography files, and filling image requests from customers
  • Own video production process including concept, video direction, and editing
  • Work with Product Development Manager and Product manager to create/change product names, descriptions, and packaging designs and elements.
  • Design layout concepts for customer catalogs and marketing collateral.
  • Manage creative design and oversee backend development for company websites
  • Produce and manage html email communications with sales reps and customers
  • Manage projects and contacts with vendors including advertising agency, photographers, web developer and printers
  • Work with Sales team to create and update sales presentations
  • Perform special Marketing projects as assigned by manager

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE

Education:  

  • S. in Graphic Design or equivalent.
  • 5-7 years of experience of related design experience

Qualifications:

  • Proven experience working in Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, InDesign, and Premiere Pro or After Effects
  • Strong knowledge of website development using WordPress platform (HTML and CSS a plus)
  • Proficiency with MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook)
  • Good understanding of social media space
  • Must be comfortable working on a PC
  • Excellent portfolio showing range of styles and formats
  • Knowledge of current design trends and practices for print and digital applications
  • Understanding of print and digital production specifications and requirements for asset delivery
  • Strong art direction in photography and retouch proofing skills
  • Some experience designing for a retail environment preferred
  • Ability to work quickly with flexibility in high pressure situations
  • Attention to details, customer service orientation, and creative problem solving skills
  • Good written and communication skills
  • Must be energetic, confident, and motivated
  • Ideal candidates will possess strong graphic design, illustration, presentation, organization, conceptualization skills, and the ability to express current design trends.

An EEO Employer

NOTES:

Additional Salary Information: Vacation, Benefits, 401k
About Samsill Corporation
Samsill is one of the largest privately-held manufacturers and distributors of office business products in the world. Products include binders, pad-folios, journals, ipad cases, laptop computer cases, backpacks, and sheet protectors to name a few. Samsill's Vision is to Touch the World through People, Products, and Performance.
More Jobs Like This
Associate Director, Annual Fund Programs   New York, New York
Columbia University 2 Days Ago
Digital Marketing Campaign Manager   Minneapolis, Minnesota
University of MN - Carlson School of Managment 1 Week Ago
Communications Consultant   Minneapolis, Minnesota
University of Minnesota 1 Week Ago
Help is on the way!
We're sorry you are having trouble applying for this job.

Please try loading this job using the following link before submitting your help request:
Powered By Naylor Association Solutions
 
Subscribe to Nonprofit Career Fair

NonprofitCareerFair.com