Location: Napa Valley, CA (In Office)
designthis! is a prominent, woman-owned, 360-degree branding and design agency based in Napa Valley for over 27 years. Versatile, innovative, responsive, and reliable, our team partners with clients to achieve and surpass their business objectives, creating long lasting relationships with people and their brands. We’re also a fun, fast-paced office in downtown Napa—so a love for collaborative teamwork and enthusiasm is a must!
As a Graphic Designer at designthis!, you will be responsible for conceptualizing and creating visually compelling designs that effectively communicate our clients’ brand messages. You will work closely with our clients and internal teams to produce high-quality, innovative graphic solutions across various platforms. If you have a passion for design, a strong portfolio, experience in production, and thrive in a collaborative and fast-paced environment, we would love to hear from you.
Before applying, ask yourself:
- Have you worked in a fast-paced design agency?
- Do you have creative, production and prepress skills?
- Do you enjoy collaborating with creative and technical teams?
- Do you enjoy print and digital design? And do you have experience?
- Do you have experience in wine or consumer goods packaging?
- Do you enjoy the excitement of working with multiple high profile brands?
- B.A. in Graphic Design, Visual Arts, or a related field (or equivalent work experience)
- Proven experience as a Graphic Designer in a creative agency or similar environment
- Strong portfolio demonstrating expertise across various mediums and platforms
- Proficiency in industry-standard design software, including Adobe Creative Suite
- Solid understanding of design principles, such as typography, color theory, and layout
- Ability to effectively communicate ideas, concepts, and design rationales
- Detail-oriented with a keen eye for aesthetics and visual consistency
- Ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a team-oriented environment
- Flexibility to accommodate changing client needs and project requirements
- Strong organizational and time management skills
- Ability to prioritize tasks to meet budgets and deadlines
- Illustration and video editing experience – bonus
- Collaborate with clients and internal teams to understand project objectives, target audience, and brand guidelines
- Develop creative concepts and design solutions that align with client requirements and effectively communicate their brand message
- Create visually appealing and engaging designs for a wide range of deliverables, including but not limited to websites, social media assets, print materials, advertisements, and marketing campaigns.
- Produce high-quality visual assets, including illustrations, infographics, logos, icons, and other graphic elements
- Ensure brand consistency and integrity across all design materials
- Stay up-to-date with industry trends, best practices, and emerging design technologies to continuously enhance creative output
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including copywriters, web developers, and marketing professionals, to deliver cohesive and functional design solutions
- Manage multiple projects simultaneously, prioritize workloads, adhere to budgets, and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment
- Present design concepts and recommendations to managers and clients, listening to and incorporating their feedback to make necessary revisions
- Maintain organized design files and assets, adhering to proper naming conventions and file structures
- Communicate and problem-solve daily with teammates, clients, vendors, and other stakeholders
designthis! offers a competitive salary, an inspiring work environment, and opportunities for professional growth and development. Pay offered is based on factors such as job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. If you are a creative thinker with a passion for design, proven technical skills, and a desire to make a meaningful impact, we invite you to apply for this exciting opportunity at our Napa-based agency. To apply, please include your resume and cover letter with a link to your portfolio. Resumes without portfolios will not be considered. Email email@example.com.