Join our talented team. Employees at Vista Outdoor are passionate and committed to delivering quality products to our customers. Our culture centers on an engaged and accountable workforce. Our goal is to attract and retain a diverse workforce: rich in talent, background, ideas and experience.
Responsibilities and Qualifications
Each company at Vista Outdoor has its own unique DNA. We are united by a dedication to superior quality, performance-driven products and a love of all things outdoors. CamelBak is a world leader in hydration products for the recreational and military markets, and its employees relentlessly innovate to help drive our users to hydrate and perform at their peak. You will work in a fast paced, collaborative and creative environment which routinely tackles the challenges issues confronted by our active user.
As such the Graphic Designer will work within Creative Services to provide top level design in a highly collaborative creative work environment. Executes the CamelBak brand direction and partner with the Senior Creative Designer and Creative Team to ensure all marketing creative is consistent with branding guidelines. This position is a pivotal role within the dynamic CamelBak Marketing Team, and requires an experienced, creative, talented and motivated Designer to provide forward thinking creative insight, and inspirational creative collaboration.
⏵ Work closely with the Senior Creative Designer, Project Manager and Marketing team to create and translate the CamelBak brand throughout multiple channels
⏵ Collaborate with Senior Creative Designer and Senior Retail Marketing and Creative Content Manger to create and propose visual concepts and campaigns
⏵ Scope of work will include print, retail, tradeshows, packaging and digital marketing
⏵ Design and comp mood / storyboarding, presentation visuals and other creative materials as directed
⏵ Identify gaps in current assets and offer recommendations as needed
⏵ Develop strong working relationships with internal partners across all departments
⏵ Maintain creative look and feel within the CamelBak brand guidelines
⏵ Ensure all design deliverables meet project objectives and deadlines
⏵ Stay on top of design, photography and outdoor trends
⏵ Four-year Bachelor of Arts from an accredited university or two-year Associates degree from an art/design vocational college or equivalent work experience
⏵ 3-5 years’ experience in developing and implementing creative projects (design and copy) with an Ad agency, interactive agency, or in-house creative department.
⏵ Professional attitude; self-managed, self-motivated, proactive, detail orientated and a team player with a keen sense of urgency
⏵ Extensive graphic design experience with a strong knowledge and practice of graphic design principles, typography and composition
⏵ Expert skills operating and maintaining the Mac OS platform, including the following applications:
⏵ Creative Cloud | InDesign | Illustrator | Photoshop| |Acrobat | Microsoft Office (PowerPoint) Content Management Systems (Basecamp 3.0)
⏵ Nice to have but not required: Video editing | Web Design
⏵ Outstanding organization and time-management skills
⏵ Print production experience is nice to have but not required
⏵ Outdoor Industry experience is a plus
We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including: medical and dental, vision, disability and life insurance, 401K, PTO, tuition reimbursement, and the ability to add value to an exciting mission!