Weekly job round-up: graphic design


Graphic designers leverage art to reach consumers. The reach of the field is broad; a career in graphic design could involve brainstorming the layout of a magazine, creating the package design for a product, hand-lettering graphics for a brand’s logo, working with web developers to design a website, and much, much more.

Graphic design is a great field for creatives who love art and design. If you’re interested in finding entry-level graphic designer jobs, read on.


1. Junior Designer – Studio

  • Company: Mailchimp
  • Location: Atlanta, GA
  • Pay: Unknown
  • Requirements:
    • Solid typography and layout skills
    • Experience in Adobe Creative Suite
    • Interest in illustration, motion graphics, photography, and videography
    • Desire to make handcrafted art
    • Willingness to jump in at any stage of a project
    • Understanding of illustration principles and styles
    • An online portfolio demonstrating a variety of projects
    • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Read more here.


2. Associate Designer, Material & Trim

  • Company: The North Face
  • Location: Denver, CO
  • Pay: Unknown
  • Requirements:
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Studio Arts, Textile Design, Graphic Design, or equivalent experience and portfolio, or equivalent years of combined education and experience
    • Good knowledge of textiles fabrications and trim. Understanding of performance textiles a plus
    • Solid awareness of outdoor, lifestyle and streetwear trends and the and the ability to interpret these trends though the TNF lens
    • Strong industry awareness
    • High proficiency in Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign in a Mac environment
    • Experience or basic understanding of textile design software like Fiery DesignPro
    • High level of creativity and proficient in color usage
    • Exercises personal professionalism and sense of accountability
    • Flexible and able to adapt to new ways of working
    • Possess effective communication and presentations skills
    • Must be detail oriented with design, production files, and communication
    • Demonstrated ability to work in fast-paced, deadline driven environment
  • Read more here.


3. Experiential Graphic Designer

  • Company: Refinery29
  • Location: New York, NY
  • Pay: Unknown
  • Requirements:
    • Navigates design projects from ideation through print mechanicals with support from upper design management
    • Works efficiently in a fast-paced environment
    • Possesses keen problem-solving skills and overcomes challenges successfully
    • Exhibits openness for learning and growth
    • Is a strong team player
    • Exhibits great communication skills
    • Exhibits great organizational skills
    • Thoughtfully responds to feedback and direction
    • Takes personal initiative and demonstrates independent thinking
    • Proficiently executes in all aspects of the design, production and print processes for live events
    • Possesses strong knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite, Google Slides
    • Embodies the R29 brand and contribute to the team’s vision, style and methodology for Experiential Marketing endeavors
    • Supplemental expertise in illustration/animation/typography appreciated
  • Read more here.


4. Associate Designer

  • Company: Compass
  • Location: San Francisco, CA
  • Pay: Unknown
  • Requirements:
    • A diverse portfolio that exhibits excellent use of typography, color, imagery, and graphic elements
    • Strong, clean visual design sense
    • Full knowledge of Adobe CS, and proficient in Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign
    • Ability to take a project from ideation to completion which includes being able to prepare files for print
    • Ability to communicate and collaborate on cross-functional teams
    • Please provide a website link to your portfolio in your application
    • Bachelor’s degree in graphic design, Design and Visual Communication, Communications Design, Fine Arts, or a related field
  • Read more here.


5. Production Artist I

  • Company: Adidas
  • Location: Indianapolis, IN
  • Pay: Unknown
  • Requirements:
    • Minimum two-year degree from an accredited art school
    • Must possess intermediate skills of MAC platform and be highly skilled in Adobe Illustrator
    • Must possess general knowledge of typography, Photoshop, Bridge and InDesign
    • General knowledge of Microsoft office suite. Ability to reconcile data using Excel
    • Knowledge of screen print production a plus; preference will go to those candidates with relevant experience
    • Ability to read, analyze and interpret technical procedures, write business correspondence and communicate effectively
    • Strong work ethic, quick learner and excited to work with a fast-paced team
    • Quality and detail of work is extremely important
    • Requires minimal direction and can work independently
    • Flexible nature with the ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks/activities simultaneously
    • Positive “can do” attitude while maintaining a high level of professionalism and can take direction well
    • Excellent time management and communication skills
    • Able to coordinate differing opinions and create collaboration from conflict
    • Excellent customer service and teaming skills
  • Read more here.


6. Associate Graphic Designer

  • Company: Modcloth
  • Location: Los Angeles, CA
  • Pay: Unknown
  • Requirements:
    • Have a Degree in Graphic Design or related major
    • Have experience designing for web across multiple channels
    • Possess skills in the Adobe suite, especially Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
    • Have a crystal clear understanding of typography, layout, color theory, and general design
    • Understand branding concepts
    • Have an awareness of current trends in digital design, fashion and retail communities
    • Have a passion for great design
    • Are a mastery of multitasking
    • Have experience working with and giving feedback to other designers
    • Have a basic understanding of marketing trends, terms and strategy
    • Have the ability to distill and present information to non-creatives
    • Hold written, verbal and visual communication skills
  • Read more here.


7. Production Designer

  • Company: The New York Times
  • Location: New York, NY
  • Pay: Unknown
  • Requirements:
    • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop)
    • Proficiency in HTML / CSS
    • Able to identify and leverage key design components for each unique medium
    • Basic familiarity with user experience fundamentals and best practices
    • Ability to consistently produce high quality deliverables in a fast-paced environment
    • Must be enthusiastic, versatile, and willing to bring inspiration to an emerging business
    • Team player
    • Organized and very detail oriented
    • Stay abreast of the evolving technology and design landscape including the emergence of new standards and devices
    • Excellent organizational, project management and communication skills, ability to multitask while working in a fast-paced environment
  • Read more here.


8. Junior Graphic Designer/Production Artist

  • Company: Boundless Network
  • Location: Austin, TX
  • Pay: Unknown
  • Requirements:
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design, Art, Marketing, or related field OR
    • Graduation from a certified Portfolio School (MAS, Creative Circus, Portfolio Center, etc).
    • Self-motivated to meet project deadlines
    • Ability to work within an establish look & feel, and follow Style Guide parameters
    • Ability to interact, communicate, present ideas, and reflect on feedback
    • Highly proficient with InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator
    • Experience with Microsoft Outlook, PowerPoint, Word and Excel
    • Handling multiple daily tasks; adapting to different job functions as required
    • Ability to prioritize and make independent judgments
    • Ability to learn new applications quickly
  • Read more here.


9. Graphic Artist/Designer

  • Company: University of Kentucky
  • Location: Lexington, KY
  • Pay: $40,872-65,392
  • Requirements:
    • Familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite software, A/V production, software
    • Graphic design experience in the nonprofit arts field and/or higher education preferred
  • Read more here.


10. Graphic Designer (Contract)

  • Company: Electronic Arts
  • Location: Orlando, FL
  • Pay: Unknown
  • Requirements:
    • Should possess a background in digital interface design (console, software, web, mobile)
    • Must have experience with Photoshop, Flash, and/or Illustrator
    • Nice to have skills include 3DS Max, Maya, Softimage/XSI, Premiere, Dreamweaver, and After Effects
    • Should have strong artistic, typographic, and layout skills; able to develop innovative design solutions while following creative and art direction
    • Should have a passion for design is mandatory
    • Portfolio must demonstrate a creative approach and style without sacrificing readability and flow of information. Must demonstrate a good eye for: Composition and Layout, Typography, Color Theory
  • Read more here.

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