Graphic Designer

Department:

Marketing

Reports to:

Clayton Conder

Job Type:

Full Time

Job ID:

N/A

Job Summary:

myDNA Inc seeks a talented designer to join its internal marketing team to work across its three brands: FamilyTreeDNA, Gene by Gene, and myDNA. This individual will work to help create concepts, designs, logos, icons, renderings, and illustrations for a wide variety of promotional materials including digital assets, print advertisements, product packaging, billboards, signage, catalogs, flyers, and branded gear & swag. Qualified candidates: a) will possess the skills and experience necessary to creatively and effectively communicate desired messaging through visual means; b) are highly attentive to detail; c) work proactively and efficiently even in situations when direction may be vague or limited; d) are flexible and willingly accept constructive feedback. 

Job Functions:

  • Conceptualizing and creating visuals, designs, logos, icons, renderings, and illustrations for digital assets, print advertisements, billboards, signage, catalogs, flyers, branded gear/swag, tradeshows & events, corporate identity, etc.
  • Successfully executing creative materials from concept through production, including end-to-end file preparation and final press checks.
  • Working independently and in collaborative teams to manage projects effectively and within approved budgets.
  • Building and managing relationships with print vendors – acting as primary contact for feedback, requesting samples & quotations, evaluating colors & substrates, etc.
  • Will work to ensure that brand standards are present and consistent across all brands.

Skills:

Requirements:

  • Are highly creative and have a degree in graphic design.
  • Possess 3-5 years of graphic design experience with a creative agency or consumer branded goods, or services, company.
  • Have a well-rounded portfolio, which includes print and digital work examples across different channels (advertising, signage, web, email, social media, etc.)
  • Have an understanding of and experience in HTML email design.
  • Experience in video editing and motion design a plus.
  • Communicate clearly and concisely through visual, verbal, and written means.
  • Are proficient with Adobe CC (Ps, Ai, Id, etc.), MS Office suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint), and social media. Fluency with MailChimp, Hootsuite, InVision, and JIRA a plus.
  • Experience in video editing and motion design a plus.

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