Connecticut Art Directors Club

Graphic Designer

Posted on 9/8/2016

BRIGADE is looking for a graphic designer with a degree in design and/or 3+ years of relevant, post-grad work experience. A successful candidate will be talented, self-motivated, and skilled at working with others. Looking for a change in pace? Our firm offers opportunity for first-rate design opportunities without the rat race. We are located in beautiful western Massachusetts on a bike path between Northampton and Amherst. Our firm offers a great work-life balance in a part of the country known for its natural beauty and outdoor recreation. We are an agency of 25 professionals with an incredible roster of national and local clients – ranging from fashion lines to spirits brands. Our Creative Director is one of Graphic Design USA’s ‘People To Watch” in 2016. Our office is fast-paced and the work is high-profile – focus under pressure is required. We offer a full package of benefits including healthcare, dental, retirement, and set PTO. This is a salary position. 3+ Years of non-school related portfolio work is required for consideration.

Things we value in a successful candidate:

  • Kick-Ass Aesthetic & Point of View
  • Great Type & Layout Skills
  • An Understanding of Production
  • Proficiency in the Creative Suite
  • Working Knowledge of Style Sheets, Templates, etc
  • Ability to Work with Others and Self-Manage Time
  • Focus, Dedication, and a Desire to Produce Great Work
  • Digital/Web design (non-coding) experience is a big bonus

Things to know before you apply:

  • This is not a remote position – our office is in Hadley, MA.
  • Only strong portfolios will get responses (sorry, emails without portfolios will be ignored).
  • References are helpful and resumes should be relevant.
  • We work Monday – Friday and we are looking for full-time help.


Email for application information.