Octagon, Inc. Senior Graphic Designer in New York, New York
R&CPMK's Creative Studio is seeking a Senior Graphic Designer to join our growing team! The Creative Studio supports all creative needs across our agency services. We are a conceptually driven studio, always searching for the best solutions and sparks of innovation. We practice creative agility and serious team collaboration with some fun sprinkled on top. We believe in the creative process and encourage ideation from all team members. Together - there is nothing we cannot dream up, design, and execute.
In your day-to-day, you may find yourself collaborating with the Creative Director, creative team, and internal account teams. As Senior Graphic Designer, you will be leading design and production for our clients and internal projects. Mentoring and assisting junior creative team members while maintaining quality creative output may also be required.
The Fine Print:
Collaborate with CDs and ADs to execute design projects for our clients across all mediums
Projects may include but are not limited to:
Environmental and event design
UI/UX, website design
Motion graphics, video editing, storyboards
Design presentation decks and participate in ideation
Prepare files for print production and web development
Photo editing and sourcing
Presenting your designs and articulating design decisions to the team
Researching trends and growing your skills
We are looking for a Senior Designer who is enthusiastic about their craft. You are a hard-working teammate who collaboratively works to get things done efficiently without sacrificing quality. You can create engaging and compelling designs, you are comfortable shifting from project to project, and you think on your feet, no matter what the medium is. You have mastered your understanding of design fundamentals and print/digital production skills. You can articulate your ideas both visually and verbally and stay up to date on trends and industry innovations.
Strong portfolio with unique design solutions
BFA/BA preferred, but open to other paths of education
4+ years of experience
Excellent layout/typography/color theory skills
Highly proficient in Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office
Proficient in website design and understanding of web development parameters
Initiative in problem-solving and project management
Ability to interpret direction, brand standards, and specifications
Excellent organization and attention to detail in design and preparation for final deliverables
Detailed understanding of social platforms and traditional media
Working knowledge of 3D rendering, video editing, or animation is a plus
Knowledge of the sports and entertainment space is a plus
Who We Are:
R&CPMK is the renowned integrated marketing and communications agency in global entertainment. The agency represents more than 400 of the most prominent and influential players in pop culture and some of the largest brands and Fortune 500 companies. We connect our clients to consumers through the world of entertainment, lifestyle, sports, influence, and popular culture.
We place employee wellbeing as one of our highest priorities, we believe our benefits are an important extension of that philosophy. Unlimited PTO, summer Fridays and our Body, Mind, Soul program are here to support employees on their wellbeing journey. We ensure that we find lots of excuses to come together both virtually and in person through our many company events, hosted by our social committee and employee resource groups.
To support your career development, we have a wealth of internal and external learning opportunities. Tuition reimbursement is also available for those that are interested in continued education.
To help you plan for your future we support you with an employer matched 401k contribution, employee stock purchase plan and family building support including; generous paid family leave, fertility and adoption benefits.
With offices in Los Angeles, New York, and London, R&CPMK is part of the Octagon Sports and Entertainment Network.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.
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