Graphic Designer

BSN Sports - Farmers Branch, TX3.7

Full-time
GENERAL DESCRIPTION:
As a member of the BSN SPORTS Creative Dept, the Graphic Designer is responsible for working closely with other creatives throughout all stages of project development to produce catalogs, promotions, flyers and other various print material. This position requires production work following the lead of Graphic Designers, focused on layout and skills to execute a wide variety of projects and maintain brand standards.

As a Graphic Designer, working in a fast-paced design environment, must be confident to balance multiple projects with quick-turn and longer deadlines and demonstrate ability to follow instructions, take lead on tasks and work side by side with others. You should be comfortable collaborating and communicating with teammates and management regarding creative project status, feedback and understanding priorities.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
CATALOG DIVISION - Hands-on design/production of catalogs, flyers, brochures, presentations, and other custom projects as requested from start to finish with minimal direction.

FLYERS – Highly organized and capable of maintaining creative archives, photography libraries, etc.

INTERNAL PROJECTS – Works in tandem with various teams to ensure flawless execution for necessary projects. Ensures graphics accurately convey information.

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS:
3+ years of creative experience in the Graphic Design field.
Bachelor’s degree in a design-related field.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ATTRIBUTES:
Excellent knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite - specifically InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat.
Strong working knowledge of Word, Excel and in PowerPoint.
Capable of managing multiple projects/programs simultaneously and efficiently.
Able to work in collaboration with other creatives to complete projects accurately and efficiently.
Able to work in collaboration with and assist other creatives to complete all projects accurately and efficiently.
Ability to take direction and constructive criticism.
Excellent time management skills. Can meet hard deadlines.
Strong interpersonal, people and communication skills; ability to write and verbally communicate in a clear and concise manner results.
Follow existing processes and procedures and speak up to suggest new approaches to delivering better results.
Sense of humor and the ability to roll with the punches.

ADDITIONAL QUALIFICATIONS DESIRED:
Experience in Video & Motion Graphics (Adobe, After Effects, etc.)
Experience in Apparel, Sports & Environmental Design
At BSN SPORTS we believe that sports have the power to change lives. At the heart of what makes sports happen are the coaches, teachers and mentors who work with young and old alike to build meaningful lifelong experiences. That’s why our mission is simple. The more time we save coaches with everything they do off the field, the more time they can spend changing lives. And that’s the real final score. If you’re passionate about helping others, making a difference in your community (and love sports), we encourage you to learn more about what our great company has to offer. Founded in 1972, we are the largest team sporting goods equipment and apparel distributor in the United States with over 2,000 employees across 40 regional offices. Headquartered in Dallas, TX, the company leverages it’s unparalleled scale, cutting edge technology and relationships with the best brands in the world such as Nike and Under Armour to service all aspects of the team sport equipment and apparel world.