Associate Graphic Designer

Sunderland Vermont
Required Experience: 2 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 5 days ago

Orvis is located in the beautiful Green Mountain National Forest in southwest Vermont.

We are seeking an Associate Graphic Designer to join our Creative Services department and become part of a team focused on inspiring and captivating our customers. This role will focus on print design and execution for retail, point of sale, promotional materials and apparel graphics. We want someone to quickly learn Orvis lifestyle & brand and connect with our customers through creative presentations that drive us into our future. This is a great opportunity for someone looking to leverage their education and passion for exceptional design as a next step in their career.

We firmly believe that the only way for Orvis to achieve its vision, is to have a company culture that is supportive and inspires the individuals who will get us there. Our associates take pride in our world-class service and products, treating customers, vendor partners, and each other with integrity and mutual respect. We work in a supportive, team-oriented environment, focusing on performance, continuous improvement, and exceeding our customers’ expectations.

The Orvis Company and our associates are committed to giving back to our communities and protecting nature. We invite and inspire associates to connect with the adventure and wonder of the outdoor world. Come join us in a life outdoors. We believe the most meaningful experiences are created by sharing the love of nature and being inspired by its endless possibilities.

Who you will be working with:
Reports to the Retail Design Manager. Interfaces daily with the Design Manager, Creative Director, Project Managers, Photo Art Directors, Copywriters, Merchandising, and Marketing.

This position is based in our Home Office in Sunderland, Vermont. Our Vermont location is a dog-friendly office, so you may have a few 4-legged office mates as well. Orvis Dogs at Work

What you will be working on:

⏵ Work with the Design Manager to create print, POS, promotional/advertising materials, and apparel graphics

⏵ Assist Design Manager and Creative Director in implementing design strategies

⏵ Creation and deployment of production files

⏵ Coordinate workflow with partners and project managers

⏵ Interface with in-house support/service teams, and print production vendors

How we will measure success:

⏵ Create best-in-class design and customer experiences that strengthen the brand and increase sales for all Orvis Retail properties

⏵ Implement campaign creative direction for each season

⏵ Apply brand and style guidelines across all projects
Skills that will be important in this role:
• Dedication to quality with a strong attention to detail
• Ability to handle and prioritize multiple projects
• Excellent communication and teamwork skills
• Philosophical alignment with company core values

Qualifications we are looking for:
• BA or BFA in Graphic Design or a related field
• 2+ years of experience, and an interest or background in designing for a fashion/outdoor brand
• Impeccable graphic design and typography skills
• Flawless craftsmanship and execution of design projects
• Master of Adobe CC InDesign Illustrator, Photoshop
• Hyper-aware of graphic trends
• Portfolio will be required as part of application process

We invite and inspire associates to connect with the adventure and wonder of the outdoor world. Come join us in a life outdoors. p