Sr. Graphic Designer - Branding/Marketing
August 7th, 2018

ADVERTISING ART PRODUCTION COLLATERAL DESIGN COPYWRITING DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY RETOUCHING


Job Description

Seeking a mature, well rounded creative thinker and graphic designer, to join a small in-house creative/marketing department. This role will report to the Vice President of Marketing, and will collaborate with the Marketing and other Creative team members 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. 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 is a must. History of creating and building brands also a must. Experience concepting creative campaigns and familiarity with the creative process for multi-faceted, integrated campaigns highly desired. Comfortable designing for both digital and print formats also highly desired. Ability to deliver projects from concept through production necessary. Prioritizing and time management skills are key.


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, Capitol Cups and Makit 
  • Take full ownership of producing integrated, creative marketing campaigns from conception to delivery based on marketing and brand objectives
  • Work with marketing to design, build and produce digital, web and traditional print marketing/branding solutions from concept to finished product -- including catalogs, sell sheets, signage, banners, consumer goods packaging, tradeshow booth graphics, web graphics, HTML email templates, flyers, etc.
  • Collaborate with marketing team and brand managers to ensure consistency of brand identities across all materials
  • Assist with creative content and copywriting as needed within context of marketing campaigns
  • Ensure design solutions are optimized for integration, performance, usability and sustainability across formats

Project Management - Ensure that the progress of all creative projects are tracked / documented so that, if necessary, other members of the team can take them over if the need arises (experience with Asana even better)

Production Coordination - Coordinate with print/production to ensure successful execution of all brand and marketing collateral in terms of design, color-matching, production file preparation, proofing, etc.

Photography/Photo Editing - Shoot product and staged lifestyle photography using in-house studio equipment, and create virtual product and lifestyle images upon request including resizing for specific customer needs, web images, internal marketing collateral; Maintain catalog of product images on art server to required standards

Product Strategy - Develop deep knowledge and expertise in ThermoServ’s product strategy across brands/divisions, including full lines of products, channels, manufacturing/production capabilities and design collections

Product Design - Assist in planning and development of annual design collections for drinkware and dinnerware lines

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
  • 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

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in fine arts, graphic design, marketing, programming or related field OR at least 7 years’ experience as a graphic designer and/or Web designer professional

How to Apply

Please submit cover letter, resume and link to portfolio to dana.dowdy@thermoserv.com



Email dana.dowdy@thermoserv.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, 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, food service, convenience store and fundraising markets, and we always keep the end consumer's satisfaction a priority.

URL
http://thermoserv.com, capitolcups.com, prolon.biz, makit.com

Location
Dallas, TX

Job Type
Full-time