Location: New York,NY, USA
Echo Design, a fourth-generation American company, is a New York City based industry leader in the design, marketing, and distribution of fashion and home accessories in North America and globally. The company was founded in 1923, on the wedding day of its founders. What began with just a scarf has grown to include multiple brands in multiple categories. Building upon core strengths in print, pattern and color, Echo continues to evolve, always focused on respect for the consumer, each other, and on our global trading and manufacturing partners. After nine decades, Echo remains a dynamic and innovative company.
TITLE: GRAPHIC DESIGNER
SALARY RANGE: $65,000 TO $70,000 PER YEAR PLUS BENEFITS
REPORTS TO: SENIOR DIRECTOR of MARKETING
Graphic Designer will be responsible for creative collateral for the ECHO brand, across all consumer touchpoints (traditional, social and digital). A creative and collaborative individual that can bring new ideas to the table, all while maintaining the day-to-day needs of the brand.
Graphic Designer will think creatively, conceptually, and critically, following strategic direction of Sr. Marketing Director. Will also work closely with the VP of Communications and Director of Creative Services and E-Commerce as well as the Design Directors and Product Development. They will also work with external partners on production, social and digital to develop a consistent aesthetic and grow Echo s brand awareness.
EXAMPLE DAILY TASKS
3 years graphic design experience
Strong work ethic and a sharp eye for detail and accuracy
Exhibit strong conceptual thinking for web and print design
Must be able to work independently, as well as take direction from other departments
Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously to meet all deadlines
Exhibit an openness to adopt, learn and embrace newly emerging technologies
Experience using Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat Pro) as well as Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
Knowledge of working with email service providers and Ecomm platforms with a general understanding of web development a plus. Experience with Shopify a plus.
Employ basic understanding of motion graphics software like Flash, Ajax, After Effects, and 3D-animation programs
Positive, proactive, problem solving attitude, passionate about bringing new ideas and creative solutions to the table
SHORT-TERM (6-12 MONTH) GOALS: