FOODMatch

Graphic Designer

New York, NY

Posted: May 04, 2017

Job Description:
The successful candidate will be a self-motivated, creative collaborator who can support and drive sales by meeting in-house graphic design needs including but not limited to:

B2B Support

  • Sell sheets
  • Catalogs
  • Training Guides
  • Labels
  • Sales presentations

B2C Support

  • At-Shelf consumer promotions (recipe cards, takeaways, etc.)
  • CPG label design, branding, identity design
  • Branding/In-Store display (signage and store-within-a-store branding)
  • Advertising (Trade publications and store published magazines)
  • Web (blog, social media, website updates)

The successful candidate will have experience in or be eager to learn about the specialty food industry and different channels of our business such as foodservice, olive bar and retail/grocery. A passion for food is preferred.

We are a hands-on team that works at a fast pace and is responsible for supporting a national sales and distribution network. 

Job Responsibilities include:

  • Develop compelling design approaches to complex design challenges across packaging, brand development, corporate identity and digital design projects.
  • Collaborate with multiple stakeholders on creative concepts and ensure brand/design consistency.
  • Establish design templates, when needed, for repeat/expedited implementation of design concepts.
  • Maintain brand identity, while growing and diversifying messages and communications
  • Prepare files for print production or digital applications.
  • Work closely with Creative Director, Project Managers and Designers to adhere to a fast-paced design and production schedule.
  • Keep current on industry trends, new design/production techniques and the Mediterranean lifestyle/culture.

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Exceptional design sense with the ability to integrate messaging, color, imagery and typography.
  • Ability to communicate clearly, present their work, rationalize and articulate design ideas.
  • Flexibility to work both collaboratively and independently on projects of all scales and types.
  • Prioritize and manage work to adhere to critical project timelines with strong attention to detail, hands-on approach and positive attitude.
  • Detailed oriented with the ability to see the big picture.
  • Strong working knowledge of InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, PowerPoint. Experience with other related creative software and applications is a plus.

Preferred experience includes:

  • Food industry, in a design capacity
  • Packaging and label design
  • B2B Marketing

Reports to: Creative Director

To Apply:

  • Please send a resume, portfolio (link or attachment) and salary requirements to jobs@foodmatch.com.  Reference “Graphic Designer” in the subject. 
  • Submissions without portfolios will not be considered. 
  • Please do not apply directly through this site. 
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