Digital Artist/Graphic Designer

Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, United States Full-time

Patton Picture Company, a division of NBGHome, has an opportunity for a Digital Artist/Graphic Designer based in our Mechanicsburg, PA facility. Patton is looking for a person to fit into their extremely creative group, high energy atmosphere, and fast-paced division. This position will work closely with Patton’s Product Development Team and will be creating artwork, product design, and other graphic needs for home décor.

 

Qualifications:

  • BFA/BA in graphic design, industrial design, computer arts, or fine arts OR Associates Degree in relevant field with several years’ of related work experience.
  • Familiar with Adobe CC (in order of importance) Photoshop, Illustrator, Bridge and InDesign
  • Extremely computer literate and able to work on PC platform.
  • Proficient MS Office, including Excel, PowerPoint, and Word.
  • Outstanding design sense combined with a high level of skill, speed, and accuracy. Ability to balance innovative product design with functional requirements.
  • Ability to use a digital camera or familiarity with photography
  • Detail-focused and strong organizational and communication skills.
  • Able to coordinate and prioritize multiple projects at the same time.
  • Self-motivated and results-oriented with the ability to function effectively as a team member yet work independently.
  • Should be able to communicate ideas within a highly collaborative design process - including giving and receiving feedback on design work.
  • An understanding of print production processes: 4-color printing, screen printing, flat bed printing, and other technology.
  • Strong portfolio demonstrating graphic design, packaging, sketching, fine art, and font selection.

 

Additional Skill Advantages:

  • Able to design for dimensional product with 3D graphic skills or strong willingness to learn, due to industry growth and projections.
  • Familiar with other mediums or media in Home Décor or Home Accessories.

 

Essential Functions:

  • Graphic design – artwork for wall décor, packaging, store displays, print media, and marketing materials. Must be detail-oriented, able to track revisions, and schedule/prioritize complicated projects.
  • Production - Prepare and deliver 100% accurate digital art files and product specifications for overseas manufacturing.
  • Provides specifications and materials for designs.
  • Provides jpeg and visual images to Product Development and Sales as requested. 
  • Assist in prototyping, packaging samples, and presentation materials as needed.
  • Able to problem solve, research materials needed, and trouble shoot engineering of designs for prototyping and manufacturing capabilities.
  • Track trends, color research, and new developments in graphic design, home decor, social media, and related products and materials.
  • Minor data entry pertaining to a design’s manufacturing needs and requirements.
  • Some travel required for trade shows.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

Apply for this opening at http://NBGroup.recruiterbox.com/jobs/fk0fnnx?apply=true