If we were bragging we'd say, “Come join a brand that will have you talk about your body hair in no time and feel good about sharing your routine with the entire world and even the Starbucks barista who only asked for your name, but is now stuck listening to your Netflix and toe wax story." but bragging isn't our thing, so we'll just say, “Flamingo in New York, USA is hiring a SR DESIGNER & ART DIRECTOR."
Great taste level, leadership and self starter is the most important attribute of this role.
This person will need to be a typography, layout design and photo editing superstar with a passion for marketing, great design and compelling visual storytelling. Photography and typography skills are a must, as are digital and print experience and obsessive attention to detail. Being interested in wellness, pop culture and the good of womankind is crucial, as is the ability to be resourceful and think outside the box.
This role is focused on Flamingo's Retail channels (Target and more!)
What they will accomplish:
This role’s focus is primarily on Retail and Commercial needs and Flamingo’s new and always improving visual language. This will be done in an iterative but thoughtful manner with a focus on customer & retail needs.
Work within the Flamingo Team and cross functional Teams to create assets for incoming design briefs that pertain to Retail.
This person understands and implements a cohesive look and feel across all Retail channels and continues to produce a high caliber of work as the retail market continues to have more competition.
They have a deep understanding of visual and commercial trends, interest in women’s wellness and the self care landscape as well as being connected to pop culture.
Focus should be on Art Direction (graphics & visuals) and leading other team members in the right direction when it comes to Flamingo’s design & photography aesthetic.
Design and presenting internal decks (Keynote, Google Slides) for existing and upcoming product launches.
Google Slides (I know, I know, trust us)
Project & Work Focus:
(60%) Retail Design Needs
(20%) Art Direction & Photography
(20%) Misc Design needs within Flamingo Creative Team
Job Post Linkhttps://workingnotworking.com/unjobboard/7953-flamingo-sr-designer-art-director
Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Art Direction, Design, Keynote, Sketch
January 12, 2021
- Dog friendly
- Generous Vacation
- Maternity / Paternity
- No assholes
- Stock options
- Sweet office
What they will accomplish:
Work within the Flamingo Creative Team and partner cross-functionally on projects big and small, establishing trust along the way.
Understand and implement a cohesive look and feel across all channels. A deep understanding of visual and social media trends, interest in women’s wellness and the self care landscape as well as being connected to pop culture.
Majority of their work will be for Retail Partners: Translates key consumer insights into compelling visuals in an iterative but thoughtful manner. Working at a high volume with flexibility and desire to iterate and create new and unexpected concepts in parallel. Collaborate on generating a high volume of great work and beautiful pieces of still and moving content.
Being flexible and agile to iterate on Creative work is key to this position
Own relationships and all projects that sit within our Retail channels. This can be anything from photoshoots, assets, pitch decks, social ideas, etc. Running Retail specific photoshoots, managing all assets (photos, designs, layouts) for all of our partners' needs.
Collaborate with cross functional partners on consumer needs.