Sr. Graphics Designer

Code 4 Media Group - Huntington Beach, CA (30+ days ago)


SR GRAPHIC DESIGNER

We are…

A fast-paced, deadline-driven creative, graphics and events agency, in Huntington Beach, and are looking to expand our creative/events department with a full-time Sr. designer who has a complete range of graphic design abilities. We combine the creative skills of a design agency, the print capabilities of a graphics print house, and the talent of a full-service event production company. We work with a large variety of clients, both local and high profile, with projects ranging from large-scale event production to exhibition booths and marketing campaigns.

You are…

Someone who is Sr. level graphic designer with the ability to lead, manage, & mentor younger designers, and who has a creative eye.

Ideally you will: have at least 5+ years in a similar role; be able to design from briefings, independently, with minimal supervision; have the ability to mentor more junior designers and help them reach their full potential while still reaching your own potential and expanding your design horizons. Follow instructions diligently, and follow projects through to completion taking design lead when required.

You must be self-motivated and able to work effectively on multiple projects under tight deadlines, taking initiative in what you do. Being flexible with daily schedules, in order to deliver a high quality of work, while maintaining a positive attitude is a must!

You are a person who is looking for a rewarding long-term position with growth potential, and is eager to learn the fundamentals of what it takes to be in a creative agency and the events industry.

Preferred Industry backgrounds:

  • Graphic Design & Providing Guidance to Junior Team Members
  • Accountabilities & Expectations:
  • Can brainstorm ideas for designs and event concepts, and work them through to finished article.
  • Prepare finished concepts as layouts for design presentation to managers and clients.
  • Incorporate creativity, and use sound judgment to proactively manage multiple projects and priorities to meet tight deadlines.
  • Must have a can-do attitude and an eagerness to learn new techniques.
  • Must be highly organized and have the ability to accurately track time for multiple projects.
  • Able to effectively communicate, present, and explain concepts and ideas to clients and colleagues in a professional manner.
  • Can take direction and constructive criticism in a collaborative environment.
  • Willing to get hands-on with the production side if there is a requirement for it.
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills.
  • Attention to detail in time-sensitive situations.
  • Must be willing to work past regular working hours in order to complete projects to meet deadlines.
  • Must have good sense of humor!

Job Qualifications:

Requirements:

  • Minimum Education: Bachelor’s Degree, (AA considered with minimum 5 years applied experience)
  • Must be proficient with Mac OS, Creative Suite and above (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) and MS Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
  • Minimum Experience: 5 years

A Bonus:

  • Pre-Press / Print knowledge
  • Grand Format Printing Experience a Plus
  • Web Design Experience a Plus
  • Photography Experience a Plus
  • Marketing Experience a Plus

We Offer:

Compensation – $DOE

This is a full-time position. If you feel you are a qualified fit for this position, please email your resume with design samples/portfolio with a cover letter, salary history and why you are a great fit for the role. APPLICANTS WITHOUT PORTFOLIO/WORK SAMPLES WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Graphic Design: 5 years (Preferred)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Preferred)