Opportunity: Graphic Designer – Durango

Title Graphic Designer – Durango
Categories Marketing
Location Nelsonville, OH
Job Information

CAREER OPPORTUNITY ANNOUNCEMENT

Rocky Brands, Inc. [NASDAQ: RCKY] designs, develops, manufactures and markets premium quality Outdoor, Work, Western, Duty and Military footwear as well as Outdoor and Work apparel and accessories. The Rocky Brands family of brands includes owned brands ROCKY, GEORGIA BOOT, DURANGO, LEHIGH, CREATIVE RECREATION and the licensed brand MICHELIN Footwear.

Job Title: Graphic Designer

Department: Durango

Location: Nelsonville, OH

Posting Date: January 3, 2017

Individuals with disabilities seeking reasonable accommodations during the application process should contact the Human Resources Department at 740-753-9100 extension 2607.

POSITION SUMMARY:

To perform the job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Duties and responsibilities include the following, other duties may be assigned:

  • Work cohesively within a multi-departmental team that is responsible for the research, development and launch of new product collections.
  • Actively participate in meetings and collaborate with all levels of the organization, to establish marketing strategies.
  • Translate marketing objectives into creative strategies.
  • Develop design briefs by gathering information and data.
  • Execute creative projects related to marketing campaigns, from conception to completion – including Point of Purchase (POP), packaging, print advertising, catalogs, line sheets, price lists and other similar collateral pieces.
  • Work with vendors to secure accurate print and production quotes via clear quote request specifications.
  • Work within the development timeline and process to design label and packaging materials for new products and distribute art and instructions to factories via a product line management enterprise tool.
  • In conjunction with the Marketing Manager and Trade Show Coordinator, create national trade show graphics and materials.
  • Assist in all project administrative duties.
  • Ensure graphics and messages are consistent with brand image.
  • Utilize a wide range of media to aid in design.
  • Keep abreast of current trends and innovative technologies.
  • Maintain expenses within the budget limits.

A well-qualified candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design or two to three years of related experience, fluency in several Adobe programs including Creative Suite, Photoshop, Illustrator, In Design, and Acrobat and Microsoft applications including PowerPoint. Superior communication and presentation skills are also necessary.

An EEO / AA Employer – M/F/vets/disability

Rocky Brands, Inc. is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity and is committed to making employment decisions based on merit.  We are committed to complying with Federal, State and local laws providing equal employment opportunities, as well as all laws related to terms and conditions of employment.  This company desires to keep a work environment free of sexual harassment or discrimination based on race, religion, ethnicity, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, physical and mental disability, marital status, age and any other status protected by Federal, State or local laws.

Individuals with disabilities seeking reasonable accommodations during the application process should contact the Human Resources Department at 740-753-9100 extension 2607. To perform the job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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