Graphic Designer-Food & Beverage

Location: Novato, CA
Date Posted: 02-06-2017
POSITION SUMMARY
 
Responsible for designing and illustrating packaging and collateral. This role is our in-house photographer.
 
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
 
·       Create new designs as well as update old ones;
 
·       Work on packages and collateral; including sell sheets, brochures and the annual Wholesale catalog;
 
·       Able to think of original concepts and do quick sketch presentations as well as tighter comps;
 
·       Illustration where appropriate;
 
·       Produce in-house photography for printed materials and web;
 
        Assist with marketing/packaging research;
 
·       Perform production for final printing and proof printing process through to press checks;
 
·       Design collateral for trade shows and events including invitations, name tags, emails, brochures, promotional items and large format banners;
 
·       Create mock-ups of products to support the sales team;
 
·       Design promotional email, social media and webinar blasts as needed;
 
·       Assist in special projects;
 
·       Photography art direction;
 
·       Perform any other duties as assigned.
 
POSITION REQUIREMENTS
  • BA in Graphic Design including courses such as typography, packaging, computer, printing;
  • 4 years of minimum experience in design firm or as in-house designer;
  • Working knowledge of all current Adobe CS programs and photography;
  • Retouching skills required;
  • Experience in packaging design from concept, to mechanicals, to printing;
  • Must have knowledge of the printing process and be able to manage press checks solo;
  • Have a good eye for color, working knowledge of Pantone color system;
  • Be able to design with budgets and deadlines in mind. 
COMPETENCIES
  • Attention to detail;
  • Ability to multi-task;
  • Must perform work with a sense of urgency;
  • Ability to work under pressure;
  • Ability to work independently and within a team;
  • Good typographic skills a must;
  • High quality standards;
  • Be able to check own work;
  • Accountability.
Very competitive salary and benefits!
Great company to work for!
Full relocation package is available!
Don't miss out! Apply now and we'll be in touch immediately with more specific details, salary information and to answer any questions!!

This position does NOT provide sponsorship so please do NOT apply if you require sponsorship.  Thank You

KP Recruiting Group 
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