Connecticut Art Directors Club

Junior Designer

Posted on 8/25/2014

Sportika, the leading US exporter of sports nutrition products, has an immediate opening for an energetic, professional, highly organized individual for the position of Junior Graphic Designer. A passion for design, creativity, and innovation are a must.

The successful candidate will work as a team in the marketing department to create stimulating marketing materials to support the Sportika customer experience.

Responsibilities

  • Design & develop marketing materials that include advertising, print collateral, web banners, eblasts, reports, packaging and more.
  • Creatively interpret, execute and maintain brand standards.
  • Brainstorm & conceptualize design solutions that meet the objectives of individual projects.
  • Assist on new project development

Requirements

  • 1 – 3 years of professional design experience preferred
  • BA/BFA in Graphic Design or a related field Understanding of the nuances of both print and digital mediums
  • An eye for color, typography and detail (down to the last pixel or pica)
  • Great sense of humor, enthusiasm and positivity coupled with a strong work ethic
  • Excellent organization and communication skills
  • Ability to self-critique, take constructive criticism and collaborate
  • Multi-task, prioritize and manage work to adhere to deadlines
  • Mastery of Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign)
  • Basic proficiencies in MS Office, Excel and Outlook
  • Familiarity with print production process
  • Experience with 3D rending software (Maya, Cinema 4D, etc) a plus
  • Experience with Expression Engine development is a plus
  • Multilingual capabilities are a plus

Benefits

  • Flexible Hours
  • Health Insurance
  • Paid Time Off plus Holidays
  • 401k Matching
  • Education Reimbursement (tuition, conferences, webinars)
  • Flexible Spending Accounts

Apply

This is an on-site position. Please submit resume and portfolio to Matt Torneo mtorneo@sportika.com