Visual Designer

Recreation is looking for a Visual Designer to join our team. You will work with other talented designers, writers and strategists across multiple disciplines (digital, print, environmental, and experiential) to develop engaging creative solutions.

Our ideal candidate has created work in identity, branding, advertising, social media, conceptual campaigns, product launches, motion design and film/video. You should be obsessed with excellent design that is thoughtful, meaningful, provocative, and inspiring.

Responsibilities

  • Produce high-quality visual designs—from concept to execution, across multiple disciplines (digital, print, environmental, and experiential)
  • Create and iterate on assets that reflect an idea, reinforce/support messaging, and inject aesthetic quality into a brand and/or campaign
  • Push creativity, challenge established thinking, and discover new ways of approaching (and solving) a problem within the creative team
  • Present work to senior staff and other internal decision makers
  • Align creative priorities with agency objectives

Skills/Experience

  • 3-5 years of experience in graphic design in a professional environment
  • BA/BS degree in Design (e.g., interaction, graphic, visual communications), HCI, or a related field or equivalent practical experience
  • Ability to establish visual hierarchy, layout, typography, and color effectively
  • Experience defining design systems that work across a larger brand
  • Ability to communicate design thinking and process to clients and colleagues
  • Experience collaborating with cross functional teams (e.g. writers, account executives, project managers, strategists)
  • An awareness of current industry and technology standards that pushes towards cutting-edge innovation
  • Expert in design technologies (i.e. Photoshop, Sketch, Illustrator, InDesign, etc.)
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Digital portfolio that demonstrates these skills and experience