Graphic Designer, Waring Creative

Job ID 2022-0799

Creative Services Stamford, Connecticut


Description

Position at Waring

About Us:

Conair is a leading international designer, manufacturer, and marketer of branded personal care and small kitchen appliances, cookware, hairbrushes & accessories, cosmetic bags, and travel accessories.

Conair has always been driven by a passion for innovation; it’s part of the Company’s DNA. Trendsetting products have been invented by Conair since its inception in 1959, keeping the Company always a step ahead of the competition. The company's domestic and international divisions offer a diversified mix of consumer and professional products sold in over 120 countries. The Family of Conair brands includes CONAIR, Cuisinart, BabylissPRO, Scünci , TRAVELSMART by CONAIR, and Waring.

Conair’s passion for innovation gets stronger with each decade, as evidenced by the over 1,000 patents the Company has obtained worldwide. Today, Conair and its brands are names known throughout the world. Conair continues to introduce its brands to new and emerging markets, year after year. By the 1990s, most households in America owned at least one Conair product. Today many have more than one, and the Company’s goal is to ensure that every household in the world eventually owns one of our products.

At Conair, we inspire our customers with innovative quality products and brands that enhance their lives.

Position Summary:

We are seeking a dedicated graphic designer willing to work diligently in our hybrid environment. You will collaborate with the Waring Creative and Marketing Teams to create effective and eye-catching images and campaigns to support and enhance the Waring Brand. Your duties will include developing graphics for packaging, printed materials, large format graphics and digital content, among other things. You will be expected to learn and work within the Waring brand guidelines, while presenting new and fresh design ideas when needed.

Responsibilities:

Ensure projects are completed in a timely manner with a quality product – Be accepting of critiques and be able to implement those revisions – Manage multiple projects within design specifications and budget restrictions – Work with the Adobe design suite

Essential Qualifications:

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

– Bachelor’s degree or higher in a creative field – Minimum of four years’ experience in graphic design

PERSONAL SKILLS

 – Excellent written and verbal communication skills – Positive attitude, motivated and willing to learn, strong work ethic – Time management, reliable and punctual, meets deadlines – Organizational skills with attention to detail

DESIGN SKILLS

 – Proficiency in Adobe Suite programs: Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator – Knowledge of layouts, graphic fundamentals, typography, print, and web – Experience with both print and digital media – Experience in KeyShot 3D Rendering software is a plus – Experience in planning and directing photoshoots is a plus

Environmental Factors:

  • Working conditions are normal for an office environment.
  • Must be able to sit for extended periods of time
  • Must be able to use a computer keyboard and view a monitor for extended periods of time
  • Must be able to travel domestically and internationally for business (% if needed)
  • Must be Covid-19 vaccinated.
  • We currently operate on a hybrid schedule; candidate must be willing to come into the office 50% of time.

What we offer:

  • Comprehensive Medical/Dental/Vision plans
  • Generous Paid Time Off Programs
  • Life & Disability Insurance
  • FSA/HRA/Dependent Care FSA
  • Paid Parental Leave Policy
  • Annual Profit-Sharing Contributions
  • 401k and company match
  • Free Lunch (in some locations)
  • EAP & Employee Wellness Programs
  • Volunteer Days Paid Time Off