We are seeking a talented Graphic Designer to use knowledge of current graphic design software to produce graphic art and visual materials for promotions, advertisements, videos, packaging, digital, infographics and informative and instructional material through a variety of media outlets such as websites and print. Participate in brainstorms and concept development. Manage projects from beginning to end, create and manage timelines.
Waypoint is a national sales and marketing agency primarily representing leading brands that enjoy top positions in their categories within the foodservice industry. Our mission is to be a seamless and flexible extension of our clients, unmatched in our market reach and business intelligence. We bridge the gap between manufacturers and the comprehensive and evolving foodservice marketplace across a broad platform of strategic and tactical execution methods with both expansive and direct impact. Our empowered sales force is equipped with the latest technology to stay on top of the changing local marketplace and drive immediate follow through and follow up.
Advantage Waypoint LLC dba Advantage Solutions is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer
Waypoint is the premier national sales and marketing agency for Foodservice and Non-Foods channels and beyond.
Succeeding in today's competitive marketplace begins with gaining the advantage, and at Waypoint we stay ahead of the curve. Our partners rely on our unparalleled strategic insights, channel-specific expertise and resources, and innovative culinary support to deliver that competitive advantage. But helping our partners gain the advantage is not enough for us - we make it our business to maximize it through our pioneering technology and big data mining capabilities. We help position our partners to consistently beat their competition and to grow their business.
Create innovative graphic art materials to best promote the company and clients' brand. Partner with other team members to ensure high quality creative output on a constant basis that maintains the integrity of art concept to ensure they fit the client, brand, and objectives.
Work with a wide range of creative styles and brands; client, customers, operators and company focused. Revise and create presentation graphics, icons, slides that are on brand; Design and create social content, banner ads, landing pages and other formats of digital content for a variety of brands.
Meet with project leads to determine the scope of a project and collaborate with team to revise work and refine concepts. Advise project lead on strategies to reach a specific audience. Determine the message the design should portray. Create images that identify a product or convey a message.
Design templates and marketing collateral, including case studies, content marketing and PowerPoint presentations. Proof and copy edit written creative content, including but not limited to, campaigns, taglines, website content, printed collateral, and social media content.
Have a keen creative eye and knowledge of photo and video editing. Keep up to date with the latest software and computer technologies to remain competitive.
Develop graphics for product illustrations, logos, and websites. Select colors, images, text style, and layout. Present the design to clients or the project lead.
Drive development and consistent implementation of marketing processes to ensure consistency in brand visuals with brand guidelines.
Using images, text, and color, graphic designers can transform statistical data into visual graphics and diagrams, which can make complex ideas more accessible.
Coordinate with sales and client team to create bundled synergistic selling tools for segmentation purposes, culinary created menu concepts and promotional operator-facing materials.
- This position does not have supervisory responsibilities for direct reports
- This position does not have guidance or mentoring responsibilities for indirect reports
- Travel and Driving are essential duties and function of this job
- Travel up to 5%
Education Level: (Required): Bachelor's Degree
Field of Study/Area of Experience: graphic design or a related field
3-5 Years of experience
Candidates should demonstrate creativity and originality through a professional portfolio that features their best designs.
Skills, Knowledge and Abilities
Well Organized, Detail Oriented, & able to Handle Fast Paced Work Environment
Strong Priortizing Skills
Flexible & Adaptable, able to change & Alter According to changes in Projects or Business Environment
Ability to Work Independently & Prioritize with minimal supervision, in order to Meet Deadlines
Team Building Skills
Strong working knowledge of necessary software applications and platforms; Advanced skills in Adobe Creative Suite
Experience with Wordpress and social media admin accounts a plus.
Experience using the Microsoft Office Suite (e.g., PowerPoint, Word, and Excel) required.
Environmental & Physical Requirements
Office / Sedentary Requirements
Work is performed primarily in an office environment.
Additional Information Regarding Advantage Solutions Job Duties and Job Descriptions
Job duties include additional responsibilities as assigned by one's supervisor or other manager related to the position/department. This job description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work being performed; it is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for the position. Advantage Solutions reserves the right at any time with or without notice to alter or change job responsibilities, reassign or transfer job position or assign additional job responsibilities, subject to applicable law. Advantage Solutions shall provide reasonable accommodations of known disabilities to enable a qualified applicant or employee to apply for employment, perform the essential functions of the job, or enjoy the benefits and privileges of employment as required by the law.
Any estimate, schedule, or guideline provided to associates in this job description or elsewhere in connection with their jobs is only intended to help describe job duties and for planning purposes. Regardless of any such estimate, schedule, or guideline, associates must always record all time worked for our company (which includes but is not limited to on-site work time in an assigned store, office, or other work location; required waiting time; administrative time; and work-related travel time).
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of associates so classified.
The Company is committed to providing equal opportunity in all employment practices without regard to age, race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, religion, physical or mental disability, or any other category protected by law. As part of this commitment, the Company shall provide reasonable accommodations of known disabilities to enable an applicant or employee to apply for employment, perform the essential functions of the job, or enjoy the benefits and privileges of employment as required by the law.
The Company will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable federal, state and local laws including Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring (Ban the Box) Ordinances. All of our positions require the satisfactory completion of a background check. Please be aware that acknowledging or having criminal convictions does not constitute an automatic bar to employment. Factors including, but not limited to age and time of the offense, seriousness and nature of the violation, and rehabilitation will be taken into account.
Primary Posting Location : City Dallas
Primary Posting Location : State/Province TX
Postal Code 48334
Primary Posting Location : Country US
Requisition ID 2019-235986
Position Type Full Time
Category Creative & Product Services