American Labor Graphic Designer in Stoughton, Massachusetts

Position Description/Minimum Qualifications * This position will be responsible to support the team for creating visually engaging and aesthetically compelling designs for a variety of avenues within our brand. The Graphic Designer will work on consumer packaged goods, seasonal sales catalogs, as well as marketing, advertising, and e-commerce materials with a team of artists with input from the sales and marketing teams to implement and shape the visual identity of our brand's strategies. This position reports to the Director, Creative Service. The Responsibilities will include: Create and maintain packaging designs. From designing new category looks to building visual style guides, as well as implementing designs across all aspects of the category, the Graphic Designer will have a key role in building the on-shelf presence of products at retail Create product graphics for various sporting good items Build licensed packaging and product artwork from pre-designed style guides Design and layout for seasonal sales catalogs Perform all production work from initial file layout to packaging and sending to print Provide direct support for team members as needed and back-up support to other artists. Photo and image manipulation, retouching, color correction, and clipping as needed Other duties as assigned We are looking for the following abilities and skills: Creative personality Good understanding of graphic design and experience building files for both print and digital Demonstrated hands-on skills in the latest Adobe Creative Suite Possess dynamic portfolio of work within a variety of industries and disciplines Ability to manage multiple projects, remain flexible through multiple revisions while keeping keen attention to detail Team approach Must be able to adhere to a high standard of quality while meeting deadlines. Excellent communication skills with all levels of company personnel Understanding of print production and the printing process Requirements: Bachelors degree in Graphic Design or related field Minimum of 1 year of Graphic Design experience Expert understanding of Adobe Creative Suite Exposure to the sporting goods industry or consumer packaged goods preferred Portfolio of dynamic creative work Skills in motion graphics or video a plus