Junior Graphic Designer | MLC Product Design Team

Maggie Louise Confections - Austin, TX2.4

30+ days agoFull-time

Maggie Louise Confections is a dynamic Austin-based chocolatier and confectionary creating stunning gourmet molded chocolates by hand. We're a small team but we have big goals for fast growth! We were selected as one of Oprah's Favorite Things for 2014 and have been featured in Vogue, Food+Wine, People, InStyle, the Today Show, Domino, Garden & Gun, and many more. Our flagship store front is downtown on E. 6th and our Headquarters and fulfillment facility is on the burgeoning East St. Elmo Road. If you’re interested in a high-performance work environment creating a world-class artisanal product for national and internationally recognized clientele, read on!

Each member of our team is interested in the others success and owning their own. You must be a team player. You should be very responsible, a self-starter, detail oriented, and take pride in a job well done. You should be flexible, very reliable and looking for a long term commitment with tremendous growth opportunity. Growth is change so if you are looking for a very structured, always the same job, this is not it. Must be willing to sign confidentiality and non-compete clause if hired.


Job Objective:
Design print materials and collateral art for Maggie Louise Confections retail product lines and supporting our sales team by creating collateral for our custom clients in a fast paced environment.

Essential Functions:
Design and manage all collateral art including but not limited to: chocolate box inserts, invitations, labels, stickers, display cards and other brand collateral.
Work closely with the Sales, Marketing and Product Design teams to create custom collateral for corporate clients.
Work with MLC standards and systems for for electronic file storage, project management and tasking systems. Seek opportunities to improve systems and increase efficiency when possible.
Produce all files for print materials in a timely manner and deliver to the correct stakeholders.
Conduct quality control and review of all printed products and maintain brand standards.
Communicate effectively with third party vendors regarding graphic design products while ensuring brand standards and client requirements are met.

A thorough knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite with an emphasis on InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop.
Has the ability to work efficiently and in a timely manner in order to meet strict deadlines
Excellent writing, editing and communication.
Excellent prioritization and time management skills.
A passion for always acquiring new knowledge and following the latest trends and developments in design and technology.
Self-starter, highly motivated, well-organized, strong attention to detail and commitment to excellence.
BA/BS degree in Design (e.g. interaction, graphic, visual communications) or a related field with equivalent or practical experience.
Proven graphic design experience with a strong portfolio
Excitement for the start-up experience and interest in building your career with a rapidly growing company.
Must live in Austin. Remote candidates not accepted at this time.
When applying please give a link to your portfolio or provide a pdf version and attach your resume.

Additional/Preferred Eligibility Qualifications:
Experience in fashion, luxury gifting, high-end retail, or related field

Competitive salary
Paid Time Off package
Medical, Dental, Vision benefits with employer subsidy