Designer/Art Director
September 10th, 2019

ART DIRECTION BRANDING CREATIVE DIRECTION GRAPHIC DESIGN PHOTOGRAPHY PROJECT MANAGEMENT UI/UX VIDEO EDITING WEB DESIGN


Job Description

We are looking for an up and coming superstar designer that is amazingly creative, well organized, and multi-talented in many areas. We are a 51-year-old family run business that spans three generations. Our company is made up of 26 amazing people, with tenure from 6 to over 20 years. Our Art Director has lead our company for 14 years, in all forms of graphic, digital and promotional efforts. We will be looking for a long term replacement. This opportunity will allow the right person to start immediately, and grow with us for many years to come.

We are manufacturers and importers, with worldwide distribution. We specialize in jewelry cleaning products, diamond and gold testing instrumentation, along with many other jewelry related products all marketed under our own brand, GEMORO. We are the USA and Canadian Master Distributor for SONY watch batteries, and in 2020 will be launching a new battery brand into the North American and Latin American markets,. We recently launched a new gemstone brand from Australia, and complimenting jewelry line as well. These are exciting times for our company, and we are looking for the right candidate to run our art department, while helping us to get to the next level.

From day to day you may be immersed in any of the areas within our company. While it will vary and is very manageable, some examples of projects could include: creating ads, packaging designs, photographing products, creating product manuals, producing instructional videos, editing our catalog, creating various brochures, printing, mailers, enhancing the design and content of our multiple websites and more. While running the one-person department, you’ll interact, and receive direction from the owners and sales/marketing team.

The individual we are looking for should have excellent design, typography and layout skills, have strength in brand development, and be competent in high-end print production, packaging design, and digital/web preparation. The ideal candidate must be motivated, and once hired be prepared to hit the ground running.

This is a fulltime in-office position.


Job Responsibilities

•  Catalog design

•  Ad design

•  Brochure design

•  Website design

•  Instructional video design

•  Product photography

•  Mailer design

•  Packaging design

•  Print management

•  Tradeshow booth design


Job Qualifications

•  Minimum of 5 years of experience with digital design (web and mobile) and print.

•  Strong proficiency in Adobe CC (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign), Acrobat, Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel).

•  Good understanding of common CMS software (WordPress etc.).

•  Experience with photography, filming and producing basic product training videos and/or product promotional videos.

•  Strengths in brand development.

•  Must be highly organized and able to work under tight deadlines, handle multiple projects simultaneously, and shift priorities as required.


How to Apply

How to Apply

For consideration, please send a resume to akessler@sykessler.com. We will notify selected candidates and interviews will be held immediately. There are no paid interview or relocation expenses for candidates outside the DFW area.

 

Email akessler@sykessler.com  Phone 800.527.0719  EXT 145



Email akessler@sykessler.com  Phone 800.527.0719 EXT 145
Additional Information

We are looking forward to hearing from YOU!

Posted By
ALEX KESSLER

Sy Kessler Sales, Inc. is a multifaceted, 3rd generation family business that celebrated its 51st anniversary this year.Sy Kessler Sales, Inc. KESSLER BATTERIES division is a battery brand manager, and master distributor having sold hundreds of millions of batteries over the years from factories all over the world, to a prestigious list of customers that reads like the “Who’s Who” of the watch and electronics industries. Sy Kessler Sales, Inc. GEMORO PRODUCTS division of is a world renown manufacturer, and master distributor of the jewelry industry’s most innovative equipment, instrumentation, tools and supplies. The company owns several US PATENTS amongst its extensive list of Intellectual Property. GEMORO specializes in commercial and consumer jewelry cleaning products, diamond and moissanite testing instruments, gold and platinum testing equipment, weighing and measuring devices, optical, gemological, task lighting, watch repair tools and more. GEMORO products are available through an international network of authorized GEMORO dealers, distributors, TV resellers, and direct marketers located throughout the world.Sy Kessler Sales, Inc. is the MOISSANITE INTERNATIONAL master distributor for the USA, and is responsible for distribution and brand management for SUPERNOVA and NOVA MOISSANITE gemstones and jewelry.The late Sylvia and Sy Kessler established the company in 1968, and the tradition of servicing its customers has proudly continued for 50 years and three generations. Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, the owners of Sy Kessler Sales are brothers Henry and Daniel Kessler.

URL
http://www.sykessler.com

Location
Dallas, TX

Job Type
Full-time