Graphic Designer - Louisville, KY (30+ days ago)3.4

Provides support for Churchill Downs Technology Initiatives Company for the Online Gaming business segment, including pari-mutuel horseracing, casino gaming, and sports betting across multiple brands and jurisdictions. We offer a competitive salary and benefit package. We are seeking 2 full-time positions, one in Louisville, KY and one in Vancouver, BC in Canada.

The marketing design team at CDTIC acts as brand and user experience ambassadors. Through close partnership with all departments we ensure that creative solutions meet communication and business needs. We focus on engagement between CDTIC and our product user community. We place an emphasis on inspiring those around us, creating premium interactive solutions and solving complex com-positional problems.

We are seeking a creative, passionate, and productive team player to fill the role of Graphic Designer. Responsibilities include design of graphic applications such as collateral material, digital assets, corporate identity, branding, and marketing materials from concept to completion.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Work directly with the Sr. Director of Product Vision to identify and develop initial creative concepts and design options of assigned projects
Meet with Sr. Director of Product Vision to establish timelines for each assigned project, present ideas and layouts, gain directional approval to produce impacting creative
Copy, edit and review proofs and work with Sr. Director of Product Vision, peers and vendors to ensure 100% accuracy and quality of all produced material
Quickly generate and modify final assets to support development team for software initiatives
Establish an understanding of gaming needs, build and maintain relationships with operators to provide stellar service and departmental support with every contact and or specific project as needed including design, messaging, and overall branding
In accordance with established company and department approved systems, maintain a regimen of saving documents, backing up files and hard drives as well as keeping a tight and accurate filing system of all electronic documents for safe storage and quick, easy retrieval
Produce modern digital marketing assets for both print and digital.
Education: Bachelor's Degree Fine Art/Graphic Design or equivalent experience
Experience: Five years professional experience in graphics design, agency or in-house art department experience preferred
Provide access to a strong portfolio of design and creative work, demonstrating conceptual ability. (ex: Personal portfolio website, Behance, Dribble, Carbonmade Profile) Illustration / examples of your process/methodology is a plus.)
Computer Skills: Expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite

Attention to Detail - Taking great care to ensure all aspects of work are completed correctly, developing effective methods for tracking specifics, and checking the quality of one’s work in order to ensure accuracy. Identifying mistakes and correcting them before they cause major problems.
Oral Communication - Speaking in a clear voice and presenting thoughts, ideas, and concepts in a logical and easy to understand manner. Using appropriate grammar, vocabulary, and sentence structure. Using a suitable tone and volume based on the nature of the situation. Expressing complicated or highly technical thoughts, expectations, ideas and intent effectively and concisely.
Project Management - Ability to organize and direct a project to completion.
Stress Tolerance - Working effectively under stressful circumstances. Utilizing appropriate strategies to manage stress-related responses. Maintaining composure and being able to think clearly when in demanding or hectic situations.