Graphic Designer and Production Artist

Ca' Momi - Napa, CA (30+ days ago)


About Ca’ Momi

Ca’ Momi is the love child of three passionate Italian business partners & co-owners. Their mission is to share their Italian heritage & bring community, friends & family together around the table. Ca’ Momi calls what they do heartcrafted, because that’s how they work: with passion, integrity, & authenticity. They honor the values of an earlier time, from local & organic ingredient sourcing, VPN/APN-certified Neapolitan pizzas, house-made traditional foods, to zero-pretension wines, organic house-brewed beers, & all-natural craft spirits. They dream big & are working to build a heart-centered community where everyone has a sense of purpose, belonging, & possibility. Eat. Drink. Be. Authentic.

About the role

Reporting to the Marketing Manager, the Graphic Designer & Production Artist acts upon managerial direction, project management assignments & various work orders to support the development of a portfolio of brands for production within our private label & control brands division. Once assigned, these brands will be developed internally into viable products for resale into wholesale & consumer markets.

Responsibilities

  • Act as the private-label production artist, converting raw designs supplied by our outsourced graphics design team into a suite of mechanical files relating to wine labels, label comps, capsules, packages, cartons, promotional materials, website graphics & other elements.
  • Obtain proper supervisor signature(s) on all proofs prior to submission for legal compliance & production.
  • Attend press checks to review & verify accuracy of all package, carton & related materials design specifics; relating to legal compliance requirements, artistic renderings & quality control standards in order to deliver finished product that meets or exceeds our company’s established guidelines.
  • Aid in the development & design of product line extensions, art updates & package changes for existing brands.
  • Create, develop & present a minimum of two, unique private label brand concepts from start to finish each week; including the creative development of all associated packaging & promotional materials components.
  • Prepare private-label portfolio presentation materials for our sales division in both print & digital formats weekly.
  • Support the Marketing Team with special projects, events & activations as called upon by supervisor(s).

Required Skills & Qualifications:

  • A passion for wine & the industry, with high energy & an entrepreneurial drive to succeed
  • A proven team player able to establish good working relationships with strong & creative personalities
  • Obsessive attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task & to take initiative
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, creative & organizational skills demonstrated by the ability to make timely & sound decisions
  • Organized & able to balance day-to-day tasks with special projects to meet deadlines in a fast-paced & collaborative environment.
  • Apt ability to balance both creative & technical challenges & manage numerous projects, tight turnaround times, scheduling conflicts & revisions & technical challenges effectively.Extensive knowledge & experience in digital design & print layout.
  • Knowledge of offset print production & web production process.
  • Expertise in Adobe Creative Suite applications, including In-Design, Photoshop, Illustrator & Acrobat.
  • Basic knowledge of HTML & CSS preferred.

Miscellaneous Duties:

  • Every employee of the Company is expected to act as a team member. When any personnel are in need of assistance, all employees are expected to offer and provide such assistance according to their skills, abilities, and availability.

Education/Experience Requirements

  • BA or BS in Marketing, Design or at least two years in a similar role in the wine industry

When applying, please include your design portfolio.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Graphic Production: 2 years (Preferred)

Education:

  • Bachelor's (Preferred)