The Senior Graphic Designer position will serve as a lead designer within the Club – working closely with the Director of Creative Design & Strategy, Senior Manager of Marketing and the rest of the Creative team to develop the overall look for the Club and be a caretaker of the Brewers brand through project design across the entire organization.
Primarily, the position will support consumer marketing and ticket sales efforts through the design of forward thinking creative graphic elements that maintain the continuity of the brand across the entire marketing mix. This position will also work interdepartmentally with other areas such as New Media, Special Events, Retail Merchandising, Food & Beverage, Media Relations, etc.
The Senior Graphic Designer serves as a point person and a leading team player who understands the importance of strong communication skills and adhering to tight deadlines. Creativity, hard work, positive attitude, strong attention to detail, dedication, and the ability to effectively delegate, are musts.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Other duties may be assigned.
Annually review and enhance/develop the brand identity and season-long look for the Club
Responsible for the overall design/production of marketing, advertising and branding (such as, but not limited to):
Collateral/Ticket Books/Parking Passes
Other projects as assigned
Work alongside Director of Creative Design & Strategy, Senior Manager of Marketing and Motion Graphics Designer to refine and produce annual TV campaign
Foster strong working relationships with printers, vendors, agencies, and team photographer
Assist with planning and execution of photo/video shoots
Work well with Director of Creative Design & Strategy, Senior Manager of Marketing, Creative team, Senior Director of Marketing, VP of Marketing & Business Strategy, and other Club employees
Attend meetings as it relates to marketing and advertising strategies for the organization
Serve as a lead on special design projects for the Club
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
Must be highly creative, possess strong initiative and be detail-oriented
Strong copywriting and proofreading skills
Ability to delegate and execute multiple projects in a fast-paced environment
Adept knowledge of baseball and/or sports
Education and/or Experience
Bachelor’s degree in graphic arts and/or related field along with 3-5 years of experience in same field
To perform the job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Microsoft office software including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.
Exceptional ability with Adobe Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator is necessary
Basic digital animation experience/knowledge a plus, but not required
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk; sit and use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee is occasionally required to stand. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.
Work Environment The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
Business hours are Monday – Friday 9 am – 5pm; however, additional hours will be required on weekends, evenings and some holidays as the project workload dictates.