Graduate / Alumni Design

Junior Creative Artworker

Graduate / Alumni Design – Published 23rd May 17

This position requires someone who strives for efficiency, process and a detail driven perfectionist.

The Junior Creative Artworker is responsible for assisting in the creation and execution of the visual identity for the Urban Outfitters brand.

This includes carrying out direc­tion from the Assistant Art Director, along with the rest of the Art Department team, for design and production of all facets of the Urban Outfitters brand.

This entry-level position requires a team player with a hands-on approach to support the multiple creative proj­ects that occur within the Art Department.

The Junior Creative Artworker focuses on production and assistance to Art Department team with research, digital file preparation, mechani­cal comps and presentations.

Development and execution of weekly and seasonal sale and POP signage production is a significant responsibility of this position.

This position offers opportunities for growth and creative development.

Further details:

Company name:
Urban Outfitters
Salary / Pay:
Competitive Salary
Closing date:
Mon, 19th June 2017

RESPONSIBILITIES

SIGNAGE

  • Create and produce weekly Sale and POP signage. Prioritise and multi-task and oversee all aspects of signage execution. Make copies, collate and set up all store distribution, ensuring accuracy and efficiency.
  • Design or assist in the design of signage tem­plates for Sale and POP based on current creative direction.

DESIGN

  • Assist Designers with designs for Art Department projects based on their cre­ative direction, adjusting as needed based on criticism and advice. Includes: seasonal display, store operations, product graphics, in-house com­munications, branding, etc.

PRODUCTION

  • Assist Designers with all as­pects of the various creative projects for the UO brand.
  • File preparation, creating mock-ups, set­ting up presentations, gathering supplies, etc.
  • Research new and efficient methods for production as needed.
  • Assist in department maintenance and upkeep of server, supplies and storage areas.

INVOLVEMENT AND MOTIVATION

  • Participate in weekly meetings and critiques of work.
  • Openly communicate with Assistant Art Director and Design­ers on projects and concepts for the UO brand.
  • Research and gather inspiration for the visual identity of the UO brand as well as for individual projects.
  • Seek opportunities within given projects and within the team to advance individual projects and the overall UO brand.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Although this position is entry level, some Graphic Design experience a plus (internships, practicum classes, etc.)
  • Working knowledge of MAC based design software, specifically adobe creative suite (web and MS Office a plus).
  • Must be able to multitask with an awareness for timing and urgency.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to problem solve and follow creative di­rection.

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in Graphic Design.

How to apply

Apply online via the Urban Outfitter’s website