Art Assistant

Location: Seattle, WA Posted: Sep 18

Job Description

A Design-driven product development company working in the toy and gift categories, we seek a talented assistant to join our team as we expand our marketplace presence. Re-marks is a woman-owned Seattle-based venture and a triple-bottom-line employer (people/profits/planet). Established in the '90s, we manufacture all of our current products in the USA. Our content is both original and licensed.

Our company seeks a creative and skilled designer who excels at packaging, paper product development and physical prototyping, as well as digital and marketing design. We are looking for an applicant who can shepherd imagery and concept from brainstorming through pre-press. An ability to illustrate, as well as emulate our aesthetic is a bonus, but not a strict requirement. Manufacturing experience is a plus.

If you are a critical thinker who is naturally inquisitive, eager to embrace responsibility, and are obsessed with stylish design, you may be a good fit for our fast-paced environment.

AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY
Develop and refine new product concepts under supervision of art team
Liaise with illustrators, print vendors, and licensors
Build production quality prototypes and samples
Support B2C website and Amazon development team
Design print and digital marketing materials such as line sheets, mailers, postcards
Create trade show and showroom signage and materials
Develop and maintain cloud-based art file management program
Support and expand social media presence

SKILLS REQUIRED
Top notch packaging, product, and marketing design
Excellent craft skills and ability to build samples and prototypes
Strong pre-press skills
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
Mastery of Adobe Creative Suite
Ability to pivot amid changing priorities and needs
Inclination to drive projects that are both solo and team-focused
Illustration ability a plus
Design degree

PLUS
Excels at Pictionary

POSITION
Full time with benefits. Competitive salary range.

TO APPLY
Submit resume, cover letter, and link to design portfolio to laura@remarks.net

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