Brit + Co is hiring a

Senior Visual Designer (Retail Packaging)

San Francisco, United States

We are looking for a multifaceted designer with a deep understanding of print and packaging design who develops and challenges big ideas, clearly communicates concepts, translates these into standards and style guides, and mentors stakeholders across our company and vendors.

You are a rockstar designer looking for the rare opportunity to take ownership of the visual identity of a fast growing, media company and partner with a major US retailer. On a day-to-day basis, you will be responsible for the conception, design, and execution of visual materials including print and web initiatives, online advertising, digital marketing, product design as well as overall design governance and providing design leadership for the Visual Design Team. This is a full-time role based in San Francisco, CA.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Concept, create, and execute product and package design for a major US retailer
  • Visual keeper of the Brit + Co brand, responsible for making sure what goes out is always visually on-brand
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with creative, marketing, sales, engineering, and editorial teams
  • Design research and trend analysis
  • Work with creative team to create new design themes each quarter
  • High-level design projects
  • Last minute design requests! Aka: You are down to step in and get your hands dirty on the regular. 

REQUIREMENTS

  • 5+ years professional design experience
  • 5+ years in print and package design for retail
  • Proficient in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and Indesign CC on Mac
  • Able to translate a visual brand seamlessly to multiple environments: print, web, social, physical events and spaces, video, email, etc.
  • Excellent typography skills
  • Openness to do anything and everything when necessary to meet deadlines and exceed stakeholder expectations
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent visual problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Experience art directing photo shoots, styling and illustration skills are a plus!