Job Description

BRAND DESIGNER | Maker of Things


OMFGCO is an energetic, constantly-evolving, multidisciplinary studio, and we’re looking for a seasoned BrandDesigner to create strategic, innovative, and meaningful executions for projects and campaigns.

This role reports directly to the Creative Directors, and works collaboratively with the ECD, ADs, other Designers, and Producers on all design and cross-media solutions.


Responsibilities
- Collaborate with team members to develop design solutions
- Use a strategy and concept-driven approach within the design process
- See ideas all the way through the creative process, from initial concept to final sign-off
- Perform press-checks and review print-proofs when needed
- Build decks, speak to the work, and present work to clients eloquently
- Question effectiveness and challenge the status quo (i.e. if the existing copy isn’t working, rewrite it)
- Embrace producers as creative partners and work with them to produce work on time and on budget


Requirements
- 3+ years of relevant design experience
- Proficiency with Adobe CC, Keynote, and common (and not-so-common) art supplies
- Critical and conceptual thinking skills
- Strong skills in typography and layout.
- A knack for type design and illustration
- Ability to flex into copywriting
- Precision and thorough follow-through with all design files
- A thirst to investigate and create inspiring concepts
- Communicates clearly and professionally with your team and your clients
- Works to improve everyday, and welcome feedback from others
- Exemplifies our "Core Values" by: coming with a beginner’s mind and always beginning with the end in mind..."Stay Outside." Allowing others to make you better. Laughing a lot, having fun, and creating with joy... "Everything is an Opportunity." Showing respect to yourself and others... "Water the plants." Over-delivering whenever possible. Thinking it through, and making it matter... "Best Idea Wins."
- Bonus: Experience with signage, packaging, and other forms of collateral


– This is a 90-day contract-to-hire position with full intent to hire.
– Must be available for immediate start, currently reside in the USA, and be willing to work on Pacific Time.
– Tentative start date: Wednesday, June 1st, 2022

Application Details

Email recruitme@omfgco.com by Sunday, April 24th with the following:

1. Portfolio demonstrating brand design abilities (website link preferred; pdf attachment acceptable)

2. Resume (pdf attachment of resume only)

3. 50 words or less: express how you exemplify ONE of our Core Values listed above (include in body of email)

4. How you heard about this position (include in body of email)

OMFGCO

OMFGCO is an industry-agnostic creative studio based in Portland, Oregon. We build brands, scheme strategies, write words, imagine interiors, and make magic for visionary clients of all varieties.