Digital Graphic Designer

Location
Carson
Posted
May 13, 2014
Closes
Jun 12, 2014
Contact
Diane Seidel
Duration
Full Time
Our fast-paced Digital Art Department, located at the company’s Carson headquarters, is seeking a creative Digital Graphic Designer to work on-site as a member of a three-person team tasked with creating innovative designs for our website, advertising campaigns, e-mail promotions and social media outlets. In addition to possessing advanced Photoshop skills and a solid understanding of composition, color and best practices, ideal candidates must be able to take direction and transform complex information into effective visual solutions—both on time and within budget.

We’re looking for a motivated self-starter who possesses a high degree of personal accountability, a clear sense of ownership and the ability to adapt to change quickly in a deadline-driven environment. Collaboration is a hallmark of design development at Lakeshore, so strong communication skills and the ability to convey design ideas are key to success. If this sounds like you, contact us right away!

Responsibilities

Design digital marketing collateral for all channels including email, website, social media, and in-store.

Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including Art Directors, Merchandisers, Product Developers and Marketing Specialists.
Independently manage multiple projects simultaneously.

Qualifications

BA/BFA degree in graphic design or other related field.
Proven history of thoughtful and effective design solutions.
Excellent communication and organizational skills.
Ability to collaborate within a team and work closely with all levels of the organization, including upper management and company executives.
Proven ability to multitask and manage multiple overlapping projects.
Ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
No candidates will be considered without an online portfolio.

Required Program Knowledge

Photoshop
Illustrator
InDesign
Excel
Powerpoint
Bonus - Knowledge of basic HTML and HTML5 coding

When you join Lakeshore, you’re joining hundreds of talented and dedicated individuals who believe that the materials we create really can make a difference. For 60 years, we’ve been developing some of the best learning materials in the world—products that spark young imaginations, instill a sense of wonder and foster a lifelong love of learning. Products that make it possible for every child to enter school ready to succeed. Products that help children with disabilities make amazing educational strides and join their peers in the classroom. And we know that we couldn’t do the incredible things we’re doing without the people who are on our team. We’re continually making sure we have the right people in place to take us to the next level, and we’re always on the lookout for smart and enthusiastic people to join us. If you are a down-to-earth professional who shares our passion and our drive, we’d love to hear from you.

Salary depends on skills and experience. Family-owned and family-friendly, Lakeshore offers a great on-site preschool, 401(k), excellent medical/dental coverage, flexible benefits, plus a generous profit bonus plan, employee discount and casual dress. To apply, please complete an online application at http://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH01/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=LAKESHORE&cws=1&rid=1201. To learn more about Lakeshore, visit www.lakeshorelearning.com. Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer