Associate Creative Designer
Lenexa, Kansas / Gear For Sports, a division of HanesBrands
Posted: Aug 25, 2017
The Associate Creative Designer supports GEAR for Sports Sales management through the creation of graphic oriented collateral aimed at organic sales growth.Â These graphic/sales tools include the seasonal marketing books, production of catalogs, banner & flyer development, etc. for Gear For Sports, Champion and Under Armour brands.
Responsible for the timely and accurate creation of the seasonal GEAR In-House Catalogs directed by Sales management which includes such thing as the marketing booklets, sales flyer program, etc.
Responsible for the timely and accurate creation ofÂ "secondary"Â in-house catalogs, this excludes catalogs with "on location" model photoshoots. Â Work with Brand to form an efficient process to successfully execute each catalog.Â Â
Work with Project Coordinator day to day, developing an effective and cohesive relationship.
Full knowledge of GEAR for Sports logos, neck labels, hang tags.Â This knowledge will form a strong foundation for possible future changes & adaptations from Brand or Garment Design.
Create graphic oriented sales tools for special projects assigned by sales management for client calls or events.
Keep up to-date on all print and embroidery graphic designs released for seasonal sales sample lines for both GEAR Resort & GEAR Bookstore (these will be utilized in art/garment boards for Sales).
Stay current on design styles and techniques and trends in the Resort, Golf and Bookstore markets.
Problem solve and create very quickly in fast paced situations.
Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design or equivalent industry related experience
Two years of experience in the field is preferred
Understanding of basic graphic art concepts such as composition, color relationships and balance.
Mastery of Macintosh computers in an OSX environment and relevant design related programs, including InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator.