Senior Graphic Designer

Van Nuys, California | Freelance | Job ID #61614 |
Posted Last Month
 

Onward Search is on the hunt for a Senior Graphic Designer to join the team of a Consumer Packaged Goods client. You will work with an award-winning Design team to implement designs for print, digital, and video related messaging that support the brand voice and strategy.

Responsibilities:

  • Concept and create intuitive, engaging, and brand-consistent projects for use in digital experiences and traditional marketing campaigns including advertising and trade shows
  • Participate in concept development and design ideation to define creative strategy
  • Leads the creative process as-needed by presenting strategic creative solutions to leadership
  • Collaborate with the design & illustration team to create motion graphic content, aiding with the creation of assets then bringing them to life and delivering high quality and innovative concepts
  • Responsible for all aspects of projects (including die line structures, logo design, typography, color studies, photo retouching, preparing files to printer/ vendor)
  • Develop, design and execute all print related marketing materials as briefed
  • Assists in photoshoot art direction & scheduling, and image retouching
  • Lead junior designers as needed to develop visual communication materials that support the brand strategy and external vendors
  • Consistently research, identify and share current industry design trends and competitive reviews as they relate to the brand
  • Prepares prototypes and designs for brand presentations

Requirements:

  • 5-7 years' experience in graphic design across digital, social, video animation, branding, packaging, and trade
  • Must have experience in packaging design; experience working with packaging engineers for implementation of designs and transfer of visual assets preferred
  • Able to design within specific product categories and manage release schedules
  • Experience in digital/social, print, POP & retail/CPG
  • Must understand the print production process and how packaging print files works
  • High proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, & InDesign; basic After Effects skills and experience with PowerPoint is a plus
  • Digital production and video animation experience
  • Ability to meet deadlines and work well under pressure
  • Highly organized with strong attention to detail; great presentation skills

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.
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About Onward Search

Onward Search helps connect creative, marketing, and technology talent with top jobs at the nation's most recognized companies and digital agencies. We offer a full range of recruitment and staffing solutions to include freelance / contract, temp-to-perm, and permanent placement.