Digital/Graphic Designer
August 29th, 2017

ADVERTISING ANIMATION APP DEVELOPMENT ART PRODUCTION BRANDING BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT COLLATERAL DESIGN COMPUTER ANIMATION COPYWRITING DIGITAL ART DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY GRAPHIC DESIGN ICON DESIGN INFORMATION ARCHITECTURE PACKAGING PATTERN DESIGN PHOTOGRAPHY PROGRAMMING PROJECT MANAGEMENT RETOUCHING SEARCH MARKETING SOCIAL MEDIA UI/UX VIDEO EDITING VIDEO PRODUCTION WEB DESIGN WEB DEVELOPMENT


Job Description

Seeking a mid-level digital designer with focused expertise in digital design solutions for creative brand/marketing communications. This role will report to the Director of Marketing, and will collaborate with the internal creative and marketing teams to execute marketing and sales strategies across all company brands, products and channels. Must be comfortable working in a small, fast-paced team environment, and be able to take ownership of projects and work independently. The ideal candidate is a multi-faceted digital designer and competent front-end web developer, who is also a strategic “thinker” and wants to have a hand in all aspects of the company’s branding and marketing strategies – passion about branding and CPG marketing is a must. We're a small internal creative department currently lacking in digital skills, so we're really looking for someone who wants to roll up their sleeves and help contribute and build our small family of brands and products.


Job Responsibilities

 Digital Design:

  • Website Design and Maintenance - Work with Director of Marketing to execute web design strategy for ThermoServ and Makit companies
  • Assist in development of web strategy including future CMS platform selection, wireframe development, UX considerations, web page template design, etc.
  • Design graphics for websites including brand page, product pages, promotional pages, and ensure all visual elements are consistent with brand and marketing strategies
  • Maintain website backend platforms including product imagery and info, promotional data, ecommerce solutions, etc.
  • Lead strategy of web integration between company websites, backend production systems, external ecommerce platforms, blogs, etc.
  • Email, Social Media, Web Marketing – Work with Marketing and brand designers to design high impact HTML emails, social media graphics and web banners that successfully communicate the brand message and visual identity
  • Digital Marketing Communications – Design, build and produce digital web collateral and marketing solutions including digital flyers, catalogs and videos
    • Collaborate with marketing to ensure consistency of brand identity across all materials
    • Ensure graphic solutions are optimized for integration, performance, usability and sustainability
  • Continuous Learning - Investigating new and emerging technologies, design solutions and tools, and making these known (where appropriate) to the Marketing and Art teams

Job Qualifications

REQUIRED DESIGN KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

  • A general understanding of all aspects of Corporate Marketing Communications and Brand Communications
  • 3+ years experience designing both print and digital materials for a corporate brand or agency
  • Must know basic CSS, HTML, and have hands-on experience of content management systems
  • Must be able to collect/understand requirements and design, explain, and negotiate
  • feedback on creative concepts and mockups
  • Working knowledge of search engine optimization best practices
  • Experience with social media marketing and design strategies
  • Experience working on mobile projects with understanding of mobile design elements,
  • considerations and limitations for Android/iOS
  • Good understanding of digital usability
  • Basic image/video/audio capture, manipulation and editing (using programs such as Adobe Premiere/After-Effects)
  • Working knowledge of digital and offset printing methods
  • Ability to build and utilize actions and templates to create digital assets (“product virtuals”)
  • Proven experience of using the following:
    • Wordpress
    • Volusion CMS
    • Adobe Photoshop (cs5+)
    • Adobe InDesign (cs5+)
    • Adobe Illustrator (cs5+)
    • Microsoft PowerPoint and Keynote
    • MailChimp or similar Email Marketing Platforms
    • Microsoft Word and Excel

REQUIRED BUSINESS KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

  • Strong drive and personal accountability – takes ownership of projects; able to run with minimal oversight
  • Critical thinking and strategic problem solving
  • Deadline driven and able to prioritize
  • Strong organizational and planning skills
  • Adapts quickly in the face of changing priorities
  • Flexible attitude towards all aspects of role
  • Good attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • A “completer finisher”
  • Needs to have energy, commitment and positive attitude
  • Able to work independently and within a team
  • Able to work on multiple projects
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EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in fine arts, graphic design, marketing, programming or related field OR at least five years’ experience as a graphic designer and/or Web designer professional 

How to Apply

To apply, please send cover lette, resume and a link to design portfolio to dana.dowdy@thermoserv.com



Email dana.dowdy@thermoserv.com  Phone 2146310307

Posted By
Dana Dowdy

At New ThermoServ, Ltd, we pride ourselves on being a leading provider of innovative drinkware and tableware products that are Made in America and designed to fit every lifestyle through our family of brands including ThermoServ, Makit Products and Prolon. We are committed to serving as an integrated partner for businesses in the retail, food service, convenience store, fundraising and personalized gift markets, and we always keep the end customer’s satisfaction a priority. Through product differentiation, continuous quality improvements and the highest level of service from our people, New ThermoServ, Ltd. is committed to delivering the highest quality and relevant product offerings to meet the demanding needs of the market. Whether for a family gathering, work or just for play, there’s a ThermoServ product that’s right for everyone.

URL
http://thermoserv.com

Location
Dallas, TX

Job Type
Full-time