Graphic Artist

Irvine California
Required Experience: 3 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 42 minutes ago

Catalyst Creative is looking for a full-time graphic and print designer. The role is to support the creative team with print and graphic artwork for in-house brands and custom designs for our key apparel retailers.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:

⏵ Be an industry expert in all key market trends pertaining to graphics, print, pattern, and color for young men’s casual apparel, tee’s and swimwear.

⏵ Consistently and reliably create innovative and trend-right graphics, prints and patterns via Illustrator, Photoshop and/or hand illustration.

⏵ Utilize your creative talents to ensure our customers have the right creative product at the right time.

⏵ Own the creative process to make sure the final product aligns with creative direction, brand and/or customer DNA while meeting commercial objectives.

⏵ Create accurate production files detailing artwork specs, scale, and method.

⏵ Shop our customer’s online and brick & mortar stores to gain an intimate knowledge of their existing business so you can predict and meet their future product design needs.

⏵ Ability to organize and present print and graphic concepts in a clear and concise manner.
QUALIFICATIONS:

⏵ At least 3 years of related professional experience

⏵ Proficiency in Illustrator and Photoshop in a Mac environment

⏵ High level of creativity and the ability to understand what is needed to make our clients successful

⏵ Strong understanding of design principles, typography, and sense of color

⏵ Hand-drawing and illustration capabilities

⏵ Exercises personal professionalism and sense of accountability

⏵ Detail-oriented with design, production files, and communication

⏵ Extremely flexible with the ability to juggle multiple projects and timelines working in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment

⏵ Must be a team player with a positive attitude, passion for design, great judgment, strong initiative and ownership of responsibilities

Skills

⏵ Textile Pattern Creation

⏵ Tee Shirt Graphics

⏵ Trim and Packaging Creation

⏵ Print Design

⏵ Typography

⏵ Adobe Photoshop

⏵ Illustration

⏵ Adobe Illustrator
Great work environment headed by industry veterans. Medical benefits. Room for growth. Reduced Friday hours during summer months.