Connecticut Art Directors Club

Graphic Designer

Posted on 11/26/2012

Fairfield County-based housewares brand TEROFORMA has an immediate opening for a multi-disciplined Graphic Designer at its SOUTH NORWALK, CT headquarters. This position is temporary / freelance leading to possible fulltime in Jan 2013. Please notethat a relocation allowance is not part of this package.

The Graphic Designer’s main responsibility will be to work independently and in collaboration with our external partners to concept and create digital and print brand assets across a variety of media, including web, packaging, brochures, presentations and other collateral. Specifically, this will entail:

  • managing and maintaining digital asset library
  • liaising with external photographers and videographers in relation to new shoots and brand building efforts
  • development of our semi-annual catalogs
  • development of product-specific promotional/informational cards for press/stores
  • implementation of retail-ready packaging system together with our external packaging partners
  • managing our blog presence – including scheduling posts with marketing team and generating related assets
  • updating our website with new content – products, images, callouts and press
  • working with sales and management to prepare high-impact presentations consistent with company branding
  • other related jobs as and when they arise

The right candidate for this position will exhibit thefollowing qualifications

  • bachelors degree or equivalent in Graphic Design, or a directly related field
  • 3+ accumulated years of professional commercial design experience with a focus on digital and print media
  • demonstrated high-level proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite applications
  • package design experience a must
  • proven experience in pre and post print production
  • demonstrated high-level proficiency in photo finishing and preparation for use in digital and print
  • demonstrated proficiency in lite web coding and development – preference for experience in hmtl, xhtml, css, SQL, javascript, php, ajax – may be self-taught
  • photography experience – hobby or professional – a strong plus
  • a proactive, task-oriented attitude and an ability to both strategize and execute agreed plans
  • excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • the ability to work well in a small team
  • sound judgment and professionalism
  • a good portfolio of recent work – seeing is believing


If you want to mix some of the dependability of full-time employment with creative flexibility within a dynamic, growing creative company, then apply today and take advantage of this fantastic opportunity to work with one of the most exciting new housewares companies in the industry. Send your resume and a cover letter, including references and salary expectations, to Please be sure to include Graphic Designer in the subject line.

About Teroforma: Teroforma was founded in 2006 and is the originator of some of the most widely recognized, new housewares products in the US. With a partner store footprint of over 900 locations in the US, Canada, Australia and New Zealand, Teroforma combines the high-growth dynamic of a startup with the solid revenue generation of an established company. Together with a partner network of top flight designers and manufacturers around the world, PR and marketing specialists, and a 30-strong team of pinnacle-reputation outside sales reps, the company’s management has set a path for continued strong growth in both domestic and international markets.

100 Washington St, 3rd Floor, Norwalk, CT 06854
Tel. +1 203 899 9950 x317 Fax +1-203-899-0600