Redbox Sr Graphic Designer in Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois

Senior Graphic Designer - Contract Position

Position Overview

The Senior Graphic Designer develops and executes creative for marketing and advertising content and assets, including but not limited to: kiosk and online merchandising; retail, online and email marketing; and presentations. This position will assists in all phases of the creative process to produce high-quality, strategically grounded creative. As the Senior Graphic Designer you will maintain and evolve brand guidelines that govern the creative elements for both marketing and product. This position reports to the Director, Creative Services (DCS) and works collaboratively with the Marketing and Product teams to facilitate a productive relationship and flow of ideas. This position also aligns with the shared vision of the Director, Creative Services and helps manage a team of designers both internally and externally.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop and execute creative and promotional content for the Redbox kiosk UI, kiosk exterior signage and kiosk lightbox signage

  • Design and illustrate ground breaking creative work that is strategically sound and meets programs objectives

  • Help maintain and evolve creative standards and stylistic guidelines for the brand DNA that are consistent with our style guide

  • Help DCS direct and develop design talent, both internally and externally and makes sound judgment calls when DCS is not available

  • Keep design explorations focused and strategic by meeting and exceeding deadline expectations

  • Build and maintain strong working relationships with co-workers and outside contractors.

  • Stay on top of trends in graphic design…both on-line and off…and help develop an “inspiration station” of brand-centric creative work

  • Be open and curious in embracing new technologies and design trends.

  • Source and identify new production process and materials to push creative while increasing cost-effective solutions

  • Assisting in “raising the bar” through exceptional creative as well as improved processes and planning

Education & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in visual communications, arts or marketing

  • Minimum 5-8 years of experience

  • Experience with multi-channel retail (either on the client or agency side), trade marketing development, and execution of promotions and advertising

  • Advertising or creative agency experience at the senior design level

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Strong communication and presentation skills

  • High ability to bring vision to life

  • Strong coordination skills, balancing the needs of many constituents and working within budgets and timelines

  • Must be fluent in digital and wireless technology channels.

  • Strong design background with familiarity in a varying design applications such as Flash, Adobe Suite Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign) PowerPoint, and 3-D rendering applications

Redbox® is always on the lookout for innovative thinkers. If you like solving problems in new ways, if you’re passionate about ideas that become businesses and you want to be part of a team that values you for everything you are, check us out. You’ll find a diverse, dynamic and welcoming work environment full of exciting challenges and endless opportunity.

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Posting Notes: || United States || Illinois || Oakbrook Terrace || ||