Graphic Designer

  • San Jose Sharks
  • San Jose, CA, USA
  • Feb 03, 2020

Job Description

TITLE: Graphic Designer POSITION TYPE: Full Time, Non-Exempt COMPANY: Sharks Sports & Entertainment LOCATION: San Jose, CA REPORTS TO: Creative Services Manager POSTING DATED: August 8, 2019 Summary The Graphic Designer, acting under the direction of the Creative Services Manager, will design and produce graphics for print and online advertising, social media and web, marketing collateral, promotional materials, and logos for all Sharks Sports & Entertainment (SSE) properties, which includes the San Jose Sharks, San Jose Barracuda, SAP Center, and the Sharks Ice Family of Rinks. The Graphic Designer will also play a role in developing full-scale Marketing campaigns for all SSE properties as well. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Design and produce a wide variety and high volume of cross-platform elements and materials Work with Marketing, Sales, and Corporate Partnerships to design print and online advertising, printed collateral, promotional materials, and logos Work with Digital Media to create graphics for web and social media including infographics Work with Marketing team on full scale campaigns and evolve visual brand identity for each SSE property Work on multiple design projects at any given time and execute in a timely fashion Work alongside creative agency as necessary Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university 1 - 2 years graphic design experience w/ portfolio of work to present Experience with Adobe Creative Suite - Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign is required, After Effects and Premiere a plus Ability and desire to take ownership and lead design and creative projects as necessary Ability to prioritize and track projects through creative process Flexibility in handling a variety of assignments with changing priorities and parameters Ability to follow directions, respond positively to feedback, and contribute ideas Good interpersonal and communication skills a must; ability to build productive professional relationships across the company Be a team player with a positive attitude and sense of humor, contributing and working alongside three current designers Be excited to work for one of the most iconic brands in professional sports Exhibit core company values This job will likely require you to work shifts outside of SSE’s typical business hours. With advance notice, you may be scheduled to work evenings, weekends, and events as business needs may require. Local candidates preferred. No relocation services provided