The Designer is an opportunity to play a central role in an in-house creative team in the fast moving, eCommerce retail space. You will be focused on a sizeable opportunity to grow and establish one of the potentially industry-defining brands, ,working with the opportunity to further differentiate our more established brands, or define the direction of a new emerging brand. The role sits in our internal creative team that is responsible for the creative direction for our portfolio brands including Backcountry, Steep and Cheap, Competitive Cyclist and our Owned Brand lines. You will have the opportunity to work on a variety of brand projects, both digital and offline, and across multiple brands in the Backcountry portfolio. As a graphic designer you will play a key role in the ideation and creation of artwork for our products. This position is located on a full time basis in our corporate office in Park City.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
? Conceptualize and develop creative solutions for a diverse set of marketing and cross-functional campaigns, delivering against brand and financial goals
? Interpret the brand strategy into functional design systems and elements
? Align creative presentation with design intent
? Drive consistency in design treatments across campaigns, achieving alignment with brand standards and functions on purpose
? Develop design standards for templates, icons, type and selects
? Design for a broad range of media including print, digital, social and visual signage
? Contribute to discussions that create unique, differentiated and compelling creative concepts, providing recommendations to the AD and ACD on direction
QUALIFICATIONS, SKILLS & ABILITIES:
? Academic background in graphic design, or related field; or 4+ years equivalent experience.
? A strong online portfolio, exhibiting clean visual design sensibilities.
? Proficiency in Photoshop. Working knowledge of rest of Adobe Creative Suite a plus.
? Critical, conceptual thinker with excellent attention to detail
? Take constructive feedback well and work collaboratively with a talented team of designers.
? Execute and produce modern principles of design within layout, typography, color and interaction.
? Ability to multi-task and thrive in a deadline-driven environment.
? Solid work ethic and desire to go above and beyond to get the job done.
? Willingness to do what’s necessary to contribute to the success of the Design team.
? A passion for designing in the outdoor industry.