Graphic Designer

The Outdoor Recreation Group

Los Angeles California

3 year(s)

Job Description
TORG is searching for an energetic Graphic Designer to join our team!
The Graphic Designer must be able to create visual concepts using Adobe software and work on multiple projects simultaneously Create graphic solutions for the following: Packaging design, catalogs, presentations,
social media/web/trade show graphics, and sales collateral. Must have:
• Strong Design Skills
• Knowledge of Adobe Softwares such as InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop
• Knowledge and skills in creating Illustrations using drawing and sketching
• Responsible for maintaining and creating brand identity systems for multitude of product lines
• Working with Department manager and Graphics lead to establish appropriate direction
for assigned projects.
• Ability to take an assigned project from conception to completion - responsibilities include:
• Creating illustrations/artwork
• Layout/copywriting, typography
• Sourcing images, effects, and materials
• Ensuring accuracy of all graphic elements (proofing artwork & copy content)
• Preparing artwork for print production
• Follow provided style guides, assist in creation of new style guides when needed
• Follow-through to provide Traffic co. with color proofs for Asian vendors, paper
documentation of deliverables, etc.
• Working with graphics lead to make sure work is projecting correct image & message
• Providing correct specs. mock-up samples for buyer review or to send out to Asia
(hangtags, displays, boxes, sleeves, trays, inserts, POP, and show signage)
Strong Understanding of the 4-color process
• Ability to direct & work w/ print vendors
• Proficient in identifying reasons for poor print outcomes and ability to
provide solutions
• Responsible for researching new innovations in print materials
Ability to Time Manage and Meet all Deadlines
• Must be able to multi-task-works well under tight deadlines
• Accurately assess how long a job is going to take from conception to completion
• Problem solve and improvise in order to speed up design and output process
• Ability to re-acclimate to deadline changes
• Altering personal schedules to meet deadlines (working evenings and weekends)
unsolicited, when needed.
• Must take detailed & orderly notes (date notes/ refer to notes upon arrival to work/and archive notes for reference.)
• Understanding and adherence job tracking system