Junior Graphic Designer


JUNIOR GRAPHIC DESIGNER 

About 686
For nearly three decades we’ve been developing, testing and engineering technical fabrications and laminations in apparel. Everything we do is based around innovation, people, purpose with the goal to build the best performance products with our active-minded community. We create products. We create a community. We create experiences. 
Our key building blocks:
  • Independence
  • Innovation
  • Inclusion
  • Community
  • Sustainability
Position Overview:
The Junior Graphic Designer works collaboratively with the 686 Art Department and Ecommerce Department. He/She/They is responsible for supporting long term Art Department and Ecommerce projects as well as short term content needs. This role is critical for supporting our fast-paced growth plans and organizational development. He/She/They report to the Art Director and grow his/her/their skills on the following projects: Ecommerce imagery, social media content, seasonal catalogs, marketing campaigns, photo editing & manipulation, production art, image organization and tracking, graphics and others as needed.  
 

Major Responsibilities: 

  • Work under Art Director and Digital Art Director to support both long-lead and quick-strike content projects 
  • Support Art Department & Ecommerce Team needs including original concepts and production art/design 
  • Support Campaign creation in both print and web 
  • Design large format print campaign graphics for retail/outdoor 
  • Prepare final production files for both print and web 
  • Photo retouching and manipulation to key imagery 
  • Create content as needed for social media team 
  • Help organize images and graphics in a central location 
  • Support the broader team as needed with day-to-day design tasks 

Qualifications: 

  • Working knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud – Illustrator, Photoshop, Indesign (After Effects and others are a bonus) 
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office – Outlook, Excel, Word 
  • Ability to multitask 
  • Willingness to take direction, feedback and learn
  • Detail oriented 
  • Ability to work with a team and independently 
  • Ability to provide multiple solutions to a given design challenge 
  • Must be highly organized 
    Please email your resume, cover letter and links with the subject line "Junior Graphic Designer" to jobs@westlifedistribution.com