Are you familiar with the Pillow Pets brand? Did you own your very own panda, unicorn or snuggly puppy Pillow Pet growing up? Or maybe you still do! Are you a Graphic Designer with 2+ years experience - then we want to talk to you. Our ideal candidate is someone who thrives on new challenges, takes on any project thrown their way, creates polished final designs, loves working in a collaborative, and fast-paced environment.
We are looking for someone who is able to take feedback from several people, execute quickly and independently manage deliverables. They should be able to quickly transition from a print project to an email design to a powerpoint presentation layout. They should be comfortable with frequent changes in both design and content as well as have a service-oriented mentality with a desire to constantly learn and grow their skills and capabilities. This position will work closely with the Marketing Director and Product Design Teams.
Layout, design, proofing and output of marketing materials. This includes powerpoint presentations, promotional emails, web graphics, digital and printed advertisements, banners and other graphics, and graphics for social media
Ensure that all graphic concepts are consistent with brand guidelines
Conduct research on retail market trends and translate into graphics
Interpret design direction in order to develop graphics that are on brand and on trend
Bachelor’s degree in graphic design or related field
2-5 years of experience in graphic design
Advanced proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat, InDesign
Basic understanding of HTML (Advanced HTML or CSS a plus)
Experience in photography and/or video production a plus.
Experience working with clients in the Toy, eComm, Retail and/or Branding field a plus
Ability to work on tight deadlines and fast paced environment
Experience in preparing design files for both electronic and print use
High energy, innovative mindset, and strong work is required
Strong verbal communication skills
Strong illustration skills and typography
Ability to design around concepts
Ability to work independently and also to be a team player
Must be able to work on multiple projects simultaneously within a fast paced work environment
Openness to accept constructive critique
Must have excellent attention to detail and great organizational skills
To be considered for this position, you must submit your portfolio, a link to your portfolio, or include your website link!