Graphic Artist

The La Jolla Group

Irvine California

3 year(s)

Job Description
Company Introduction

The La Jolla Group is a worldwide leader in the action sports apparel business segment with a fast paced, high energy environment that is continually on the move. With prominent brands such as O’Neill, Spiritual Gangster, and Hang Ten, La Jolla Group has proved to be a builder of great brands, a creator of innovative products, and a master of operational excellence.
Join our team and enjoy a casual work environment, discount on clothes, and summer hours! We believe our employees are our strongest asset and invest in their growth by focusing on developing their strengths.
General Summary

The La Jolla Group is looking for a Graphic Designer for Men’s apparel. We are passionate about our products, sports, lifestyle and most importantly, our employees. We believe strongly in taking our brightest employees and advancing their careers.
Essential Job Functions

• Work directly with the Art Director, to create seasonal graphics and to be applied on a wide variety of apparel products.
• Responsible for analyzing market trends and developing creative, market leading designs
• Maintain calendar deadlines, be detailed oriented and work well in a team environment.
• Use of Creative Suite OSX including Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign with extreme expertise.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

• Demonstrate a strong understanding of graphic design, with a solid sense of design, typography and illustration.
• Creative, with strong fine arts skills and extremely detail oriented
• Knowledge of the O’Neill brand heritage as well as current trends in design, art, fashion, and apparel.
• Skill in completing multiple tasks at once.
• Skill in oral and written communication.
• Ability to work independently and meet all goals.
• Ability to follow oral and written instructions.
• Ability to organize daily activities of self and to work as a team player.
• Able to organize and present concepts in a clear and concise manner
Required Education and Experience

• Minimum 3 years experience
• Degree in Art, Graphic Design, or a strong portfolio

You must include samples of your work or a portfolio to be considered.
Physical Requirements

Seeing: Must be able to see well enough to read reports.
Hearing: Must be able to hear well enough to communicate with customers, vendors and employees.
Standing/Walking: Must be able to move about company building.
Climbing/Stooping/Kneeling: Must be able to stoop or kneel to pick up products.
Lifting/Pulling/Pushing: Must be able to lift up to 10 pounds.
Fingering/Grasping/Feeling: Must be able to type and use technical sources.

LJG is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran or military status, marital status, pregnancy (including unlawful discrimination on the basis of a legally protected pregnancy or maternity leave), genetic information and any other characteristics protected by law.