Slingshot Sports
Date Posted: 4/14/2017

Lead Graphic Designer

  • Company: Slingshot Sports
  • Country:United States
  • State:Oregon
  • Location: Hood River, OR
  • Required Exp: 4 year(s)
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Not Available
Job Description

Slingshot Sports LLC is in search of a Lead Graphic Designer to join the team in Hood River, OR for a full time in-office position.

You will report to the Marketing Communications Manager and work closely with the CEO, Co-Founder/Chief Designer, Sales Managers, R+D Team and Brand Managers.

Should you accept this job offer, per company policy you’ll be eligible to receive the following:
• Paid Time Off (PTO) 2 weeks
• 8 paid holidays
• Group Health, Dental & Vision insurance (~85% company paid for employee & 25% company paid for dependents, all eligible the 1st of the month following 1 month of employment)
• Company paid Long Term Disability & Life Insurance
• Company sponsored 401(k) Retirement Plan with employer match up to 4% of gross salary.
• Company-wide Profit Sharing Plan detailed above
• Sports equipment account

RESPONSIBILITIES // include but are not limited to:
• Inspire and collaborate with your co-workers to produce inventive, thoughtful, relevant work for our industry.
• Support all aspects of design and production for your team’s projects, focusing on innovation and quality.
• Understand and work within project parameters: product goals and requirements, internal goals, technical constraints, as well as budget and schedule.
• Experiment with new tools and techniques to improve your work.
• Cultivate and understand industry trends and share your insights with the company.
• Explore possibilities of digital execution from social media to mobile and beyond.
• Cultivate and manage relationships with current staff and outside vendors.
• Develop brand guidelines; ensure consistent branding throughout product lines and marketing materials.
• Collaborate with local and international departments, printers, photographers, agencies and retailers.
• Delegate and manage creative work to junior graphic designer, contract designers and artists.
• Work closely with the sales, R+D, marketing and Brand Managers to execute on the creative strategy of our brand.
• Design creative projects for our marketing and communications department.
• Create and maintain graphics and photography library.
• Organize and prioritize the creative work of three brands in different product categories.(Slingshot Sports, Ride Engine and Moonshine MFG)
• Develop designs specific to special markets, retailers and events.
• Manage product (studio) photo shoots.
• Clipping and color correcting product images.
• Manage on line sharing platform for all design assets.
• Manage conception and execution of all design collateral, including: print ads, catalogs, web assets, sales tech sheets, print advertising, tradeshow and event build outs, apparel, board graphics, product and action photography shot lists and social media.

Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS //
• TOP GUN CERTIFIED SKILLS ONLY
• Adobe Creative Cloud: Photoshop, Indesign, Illustrator, Acrobat, Bridge, Aperture, Dreamweaver, and font management software.

PROFICIENCY WITH //
• Microsoft Office

To apply, please submit your resume and applicable portfolio samples through Malakye.

Perks

Paid Time Off (PTO) 2 weeks | 8 paid holidays | Group Health, Dental & Vision insurance | Long Term Disability & Life Insurance | 401(k) Retirement Plan with match | Profit Sharing Plan |

Date Posted: 4/14/2017

Lead Graphic Designer

  • Company: Slingshot Sports
  • Country:United States
  • State:Oregon
  • Location:Hood River, OR
  • Required Exp:4 year(s)
  • Job Type:Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Not Available
Job Description

Slingshot Sports LLC is in search of a Lead Graphic Designer to join the team in Hood River, OR for a full time in-office position.

You will report to the Marketing Communications Manager and work closely with the CEO, Co-Founder/Chief Designer, Sales Managers, R+D Team and Brand Managers.

Should you accept this job offer, per company policy you’ll be eligible to receive the following:
• Paid Time Off (PTO) 2 weeks
• 8 paid holidays
• Group Health, Dental & Vision insurance (~85% company paid for employee & 25% company paid for dependents, all eligible the 1st of the month following 1 month of employment)
• Company paid Long Term Disability & Life Insurance
• Company sponsored 401(k) Retirement Plan with employer match up to 4% of gross salary.
• Company-wide Profit Sharing Plan detailed above
• Sports equipment account

RESPONSIBILITIES // include but are not limited to:
• Inspire and collaborate with your co-workers to produce inventive, thoughtful, relevant work for our industry.
• Support all aspects of design and production for your team’s projects, focusing on innovation and quality.
• Understand and work within project parameters: product goals and requirements, internal goals, technical constraints, as well as budget and schedule.
• Experiment with new tools and techniques to improve your work.
• Cultivate and understand industry trends and share your insights with the company.
• Explore possibilities of digital execution from social media to mobile and beyond.
• Cultivate and manage relationships with current staff and outside vendors.
• Develop brand guidelines; ensure consistent branding throughout product lines and marketing materials.
• Collaborate with local and international departments, printers, photographers, agencies and retailers.
• Delegate and manage creative work to junior graphic designer, contract designers and artists.
• Work closely with the sales, R+D, marketing and Brand Managers to execute on the creative strategy of our brand.
• Design creative projects for our marketing and communications department.
• Create and maintain graphics and photography library.
• Organize and prioritize the creative work of three brands in different product categories.(Slingshot Sports, Ride Engine and Moonshine MFG)
• Develop designs specific to special markets, retailers and events.
• Manage product (studio) photo shoots.
• Clipping and color correcting product images.
• Manage on line sharing platform for all design assets.
• Manage conception and execution of all design collateral, including: print ads, catalogs, web assets, sales tech sheets, print advertising, tradeshow and event build outs, apparel, board graphics, product and action photography shot lists and social media.

Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS //
• TOP GUN CERTIFIED SKILLS ONLY
• Adobe Creative Cloud: Photoshop, Indesign, Illustrator, Acrobat, Bridge, Aperture, Dreamweaver, and font management software.

PROFICIENCY WITH //
• Microsoft Office

To apply, please submit your resume and applicable portfolio samples through Malakye.

Perks

Paid Time Off (PTO) 2 weeks | 8 paid holidays | Group Health, Dental & Vision insurance | Long Term Disability & Life Insurance | 401(k) Retirement Plan with match | Profit Sharing Plan |

Date Posted: 4/14/2017

Lead Graphic Designer

  • Company: Slingshot Sports
  • Country:United States
  • State:Oregon
  • Location:Hood River, OR
  • Required Exp:4 year(s)
  • Job Type:Full-Time
  • Salary Range: Not Available