Graphic Designer - Brand and Marketing
April 4th, 2019

ADVERTISING ART PRODUCTION BRANDING COLLATERAL DESIGN COPYWRITING DIGITAL ART DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBITION DESIGN GRAPHIC DESIGN ICON DESIGN PACKAGING PATTERN DESIGN PRINT DESIGN PRODUCTION FULFILLMENT RETOUCHING SOCIAL MEDIA STORYBOARDING VIDEO PRODUCTION WEB DESIGN


Job Description

Seeking a well rounded creative thinker and graphic designer, to join a small in-house creative/marketing department. This role will report to the Art Director, and will collaborate with the Marketing team and other designers to execute branding and marketing strategies across all company channels and brands. Must be comfortable working in a small, fast-paced team environment, be a “jack of all trades” within design areas, and able to take ownership of projects and work independently. Must be comfortable working on all aspects of a project from start to finish. The ideal candidate is a multi-faceted creative who is also a solution-oriented problem solver and willing to have a hand in all aspects of the company’s marketing and branding strategies. Strong skills in Adobe Photoshop and photo retouching is a must. Experience concepting creative campaigns and familiarity with the creative process for multi-faceted, integrated campaigns a must. Comfortable designing for both digital and print formats highly desired. Photography, copywriting or HTML coding experience a plus. Previous ad or brand agency experience highly desired. Prioritizing and time management skills are vital for success.


Job Responsibilities

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

Creative Design – Branding/Marketing (Digital and Print)

  • Be part of a collaborative in-house art department that builds and maintains all company brands including ThermoServ, Prolon, Gessner, Capitol Cups and Makit Products
  • Responsible for developing and executing integrated creative ad campaigns across many formats including trade ads, email capaigns, tradeshow presence, direct mail and promotional items.
  • Work with marketing to design, build and produce brand collateral from concept to finished product -- including catalogs, website graphics, HTML email templates, flyers, sell sheets, consumer goods packaging, etc.
  • Collaborate with marketing to ensure consistency of brand identities and strategies across all materials and campaigns
  • Ensure graphic solutions are optimized for integration, performance, usability and sustainability

Project Management - Manage multiple complex creative projects at once through our online project management tool, and ensure that the progress of all creative projects are tracked / documented.

Production Coordination - Coordinate with print/production department and outside vendors to build production-ready files and ensure successful execution of all brand and marketing collateral in terms of design, paper stock, color-matching, etc.

Photography/Photo Editing - Create virtual product and lifestyle images upon request including resizing for specific customer needs, web images, internal marketing collateral; Photograph and retouch product images for catalogs and image library; Maintain and organize catalog of product images to required standards

Product Strategy - Develop deep knowledge and expertise in NTL Brands' product strategies, including brand differentiation, full lines of products, channels, manufacturing/production capabilities and design collections

Product Art Design - Assist in planning and development of annual design collections for drinkware and dinnerware lines; Concept ideas for customer to put their brand or marketing message on customizable drinkware items. Knowledge of designing for screen printing and die sublimation highly desired.

Continuous Learning - Investigate new and emerging technologies, design solutions and tools, and make these known (where appropriate) to the Marketing and Creative teams 


Job Qualifications

REQUIRED BUSINESS KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

  • Strong drive and personal accountability – takes ownership of projects; able to run with minimal oversight
  • Takes initiative not only for your work, but willing to proactively assist teammates where and when needed
  • 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 at once and juggle shifting priorities

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in fine arts, graphic design, marketing, programming or related field and minimum 5 years’ experience as a graphic design professional

How to Apply

Please send a copy of your resume and link to your portfolio to Dana.dowdy@ntl-brands.com



Email dana.dowdy@ntl-brands.com  Phone (469)232-2731

Posted By
Dana Dowdy

(NTL) New ThermoServ is a domestic manufacturer of casual drinkware and dinnerware products, and maintains a portfolio of consumer and commercial brands including ThermoServ, Prolon, Gessner, Capitol Cups and Makit Products, as well as various sub-brands and product lines. We pride ourselves on being a leading provider of products that are Made in America and designed to fit everyday life. We are committed to delivering the highest quality and relevant product offerings to meet the demanding needs of the retail, foodservice, convenience store and custom markets, and we always keep the end consumer's satisfaction a priority.

URL
http://ntl-brands.com

Location
Dallas, Texas, TX

Job Type
Full-time