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Lead Graphic Designer
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Lead Graphic Designer

• Expert Level

Summary

The Lead Graphic Designer will be responsible for developing marketing and social platform creative, branding/identity projects, and potentially motion graphic assets.

Category Graphic Design 
Location Greater Los Angeles Area
Time Period Full Time
Posted Date Apr 15, 2022
Start Date N/A
End Date N/A

Job Description

Besides being a hands-on role, the Lead Graphic Designer will also be sharing responsibility of day-to-day operation with the manager of the Design team to mentor and guide designers when needed. We're looking for a designer who has an in-depth knowledge and impeccable skills of typography, a good sense of balance and intuition when it comes to layout, as well as a desire to try new things in response to design briefs. You should be a self-starter, be aware of past and current design trends, and bring a fresh perspective to the worlds and characters of the Disney brands.

This role would work in a fast-paced environment alongside other designers, artists, other marketing team members and vendors, so having excellent time management and communication skills is critical. We are looking for someone who has a highly collaborative spirit and would never let their ego get the best of them. They should also understand how to work smarter, not harder, and have a positive outlook when facing challenges and changes.

Above all, we want someone who can develop solutions that are visually true to our brands (Disney, Disney+, Pixar, Star Wars) ensuring these creatives are of the highest quality that adhere to marketing strategies and our ever-evolving business goals.

Responsibilities:
  • Design Marketing Assets
  • Develop and execute creative content for social media platforms
  • Provide graphic design solutions to support various marketing campaigns
  • ideate and initiate new formats of content in response to performance reports and social media trends
  • Collaborate with video production team to complete graphics packages
  • work on event and premieres content creation with other team members from the larger Digital Marketing team
  • Work with vendors to complete design projects
  • Work with leadership for internal presentations
  • Day-to-Day Team Management / Art Direction
  • Share responsibility with Design Manager on daily operation tasks
  • Provide creative review, mentor and guidance to other designers on the team
  • Branding Work
  • Explore and develop logos, brand identity, and style guides for existing and upcoming initiatives
  • Maintain and update brand style guides and ensure brand consistency across team output
  • Develop new templates and styles to create rich libraries that are consistent to each brand
  • Motion Assignments
  • Add light animation to static illustrations
  • Create motion or video based social media content
Basic Qualifications:
  • The role requires someone who can think quickly and can adapt to change thoughtfully
  • A person with no ego who is always looking for the best answers
  • Proficient in Adobe Suite (AI, PS, ID, AE, etc.)
  • Proficient in Keynote and PowerPoint

Required Education
No specific education experience is necessary but having 7+ years on the job experience is required

Job Type Full Time 
Weekly Limit N/A
Shift Day
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