Yoshimura R&D Of America, Inc.
Date Posted: 9/23/2016

Creative Director

  • Company: Yoshimura R&D Of America, Inc.
  • Country:United States
  • State:California
  • Location: Chino, CA
  • Required Exp: 7 year(s)
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Not Available
Job Description

Yoshimura R&D of America, Inc., in Chino California, the leader in high-end motorcycle exhaust systems and accessories, has an immediate position open for a Creative Director.

Position Summary:

This role would direct and assist in the promotional efforts to drive awareness of the Yoshimura brand for the powersports industry. Layout and design of assigned advertisements, show collateral, publication(s), packaging, and other special projects. Drive brand awareness through our social media platforms. Work with Marketing Director to apply and execute the visuals of the brand, ensures a distinct and consistent visual focus, and prepares both four color and web-ready artwork for production. This position cultivates and maintains the brand’s identity.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

• Work effectively with the project management team and develop design solutions that clearly meet given briefs and/ or company objectives – as well as time lines and budgets.
• Innovate and develop new, emerging and existing concepts.
• Collaborate with marketing staff to produce advertisements, copy layout, illustrations, and other visual communication designed to brand message.
• Application of design across multiple integrated media channels (i.e. print, web, mobile, email and outdoor).
• Coordinates/directs workflow to ensure that artwork is routed to the proper destination within specified time frames.
• Ability to hire/manage/direct freelance photographer’s for company image.
• Develops/creates design work for special projects.
• Evaluates and maintains the graphic style and color for assigned brand and/ or publication(s) based on established standards, policies and imagery.
• Develops, maintains, and utilizes knowledge of industry and trends, competitive environment and editorial vision of assigned shows/publication(s).
• Creates, posts and manages social media content for all platforms.
• Provide cross functional department support on other projects as needed.

Rate of pay is dependent on experience.

To apply, please submit your cover letter, resume, and portfolio / link via the Malakye link below.

Job Requirements

Basic Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s degree in Design, Advertising, Fine Arts or equivalent work experience.
• 7-10 years of progressive work experience.
• Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite: Expect use of Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, and related software.
• Hands on video and photography skills are a plus.

Applicants meeting the criteria above must successfully pass an interview.

All offers of employment are conditional upon successfully passing a drug screening in order to qualify for full time employment.

We are an equal opportunity employer.

Perks

We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, voluntary dental, vision, and short/long term disability.

Date Posted: 9/23/2016

Creative Director

  • Company: Yoshimura R&D Of America, Inc.
  • Country:United States
  • State:California
  • Location:Chino, CA
  • Required Exp:7 year(s)
  • Job Type:Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Not Available
Job Description

Yoshimura R&D of America, Inc., in Chino California, the leader in high-end motorcycle exhaust systems and accessories, has an immediate position open for a Creative Director.

Position Summary:

This role would direct and assist in the promotional efforts to drive awareness of the Yoshimura brand for the powersports industry. Layout and design of assigned advertisements, show collateral, publication(s), packaging, and other special projects. Drive brand awareness through our social media platforms. Work with Marketing Director to apply and execute the visuals of the brand, ensures a distinct and consistent visual focus, and prepares both four color and web-ready artwork for production. This position cultivates and maintains the brand’s identity.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

• Work effectively with the project management team and develop design solutions that clearly meet given briefs and/ or company objectives – as well as time lines and budgets.
• Innovate and develop new, emerging and existing concepts.
• Collaborate with marketing staff to produce advertisements, copy layout, illustrations, and other visual communication designed to brand message.
• Application of design across multiple integrated media channels (i.e. print, web, mobile, email and outdoor).
• Coordinates/directs workflow to ensure that artwork is routed to the proper destination within specified time frames.
• Ability to hire/manage/direct freelance photographer’s for company image.
• Develops/creates design work for special projects.
• Evaluates and maintains the graphic style and color for assigned brand and/ or publication(s) based on established standards, policies and imagery.
• Develops, maintains, and utilizes knowledge of industry and trends, competitive environment and editorial vision of assigned shows/publication(s).
• Creates, posts and manages social media content for all platforms.
• Provide cross functional department support on other projects as needed.

Rate of pay is dependent on experience.

To apply, please submit your cover letter, resume, and portfolio / link via the Malakye link below.

Job Requirements

Basic Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s degree in Design, Advertising, Fine Arts or equivalent work experience.
• 7-10 years of progressive work experience.
• Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite: Expect use of Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, and related software.
• Hands on video and photography skills are a plus.

Applicants meeting the criteria above must successfully pass an interview.

All offers of employment are conditional upon successfully passing a drug screening in order to qualify for full time employment.

We are an equal opportunity employer.

Perks

We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, voluntary dental, vision, and short/long term disability.

Date Posted: 9/23/2016

Creative Director

  • Company: Yoshimura R&D Of America, Inc.
  • Country:United States
  • State:California
  • Location:Chino, CA
  • Required Exp:7 year(s)
  • Job Type:Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Not Available