Date Posted: 1/8/2018

Associate Graphic Designer


  • Zumiez
  • United States
  • Washington
  • Lynnwood, WA
  • 3 year(s)
  • Full-Time
  • Not Available
Job Description

Zumiez is in search of an Associate Graphic Designer to join the team in Lynnwood, WA.

POSITION PURPOSE //
The Associate Graphic Designer is responsible for creating graphic design solutions for a small set of Zumiez’ private label products. Under the limited guidance of the Graphic Designer/Sr. Graphic Designer, this position will collaborate with apparel designers and other product facing teams to create, select and incorporate graphics into product design as well as own the creative design process for a small set of categories.

JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES //
• Research and interpret market trends and creatively design unique graphic solutions for various products and applications (i.e. tee shirts, packaging, trim, internal collateral, accessories, hard goods, etc.)
• Collaborate with Apparel Design team & Sr. Graphic Designer to execute on seasonal concept deliverables and special projects throughout the year
• Oversight of design process from concept through completion for small set of categories
• Develop presentation skills by contributing to seasonal presentations and executing on presentations for small set of owned categories
• Manage the tracking of artwork through the entire lifecycle
• Work with Design team, Production team and vendors to ensure items are prepared and delivered on time and correctly
• Partners with licensed vendors and Buyers on creating and preparing graphics for licensed product
• May occasionally assist with administrative tasks (tracking, filing, artwork file maintenance)
• Other duties, projects or requests assigned

Job Requirements

JOB REQUIREMENTS & QUALIFICATIONS //
• 2-3 years of experience in graphic design function preferred
• BA or equivalent course work in graphic design or graphic design production preferred
• Excellent hand-drawn and/or computer illustration skills
• Proficient in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop
• Experience with Microsoft Excel, Word and Outlook
• Able to articulate ideas clearly in written and verbal form in an individual and group setting
• Ability to give and receive constructive feedback
• Ability to travel approximately 1-2 weeks each year

PHYSICAL DEMANDS & WORK ENVIRONMENT //
• Ability to sit in stationary position in an office environment for extended periods of time and work on a PC without limitations
• Must be able to distinguish colors and inspect material on product

TO APPLY // Please submit your cover letter and resume through Malakye.

Perks

Date Posted: 1/8/2018

Associate Graphic Designer


  • Zumiez
  • United States
  • Washington
  • Lynnwood, WA
  • 3 year(s)
  • Full-Time
  • Not Available