Marketing Designer

Indie Beauty Media Group k

Brooklyn, NY

Jun 24
Job Description

Team IBE is seeking a highly motivated and creative Marketing Designer to support the Indie Beauty Media Group’s Marketing + Communications team. This individual will assist the Department Lead in the development and execution of refreshing Indie Beauty Expo creative campaigns across multiple channels, targeting B2B and B2C clients. Deliverables will include a diverse spectrum of projects including email campaigns, online digital graphics, banner ads, presentations and pitch decks, sales collateral and various print and signage needs.

We are looking for someone that is passionate, energetic, self-motivated, diligent, and creative— with a personality and portfolio to match. The right candidate will be excited by our fast-paced environment and engage with a proactive, entrepreneurial spirit. The successful candidate should have excellent interpersonal, organization, communication, and time management abilities with a high level of creativity and positivity. Attention to detail, organizational skills, and the ability to collaborate with other functional teams, are all essential.

This role requires an effective communicator to translate high-level marketing briefs to create visually compelling, memorable communication pieces that will speak to and inspire the beauty community.

This is a temporary contracted 3 month to potential permanent position and the individual must bring their own laptop. This role will involve communication with vendors, clients, sponsors, and partners, so the candidate must be an effective business communicator.

–Work closely with the Marketing + Communications Department
–Lead on concept, design and production of a wide variety of deliverables across media (mainly digital but occasionally print and environmental signage)
–Draft marketing messages, taglines and email subjects based on marketing brief provided by Department Lead
–Provide creative input, take direction constructively and work efficiently to achieve optimal results
–Implement consistent brand identity across multiple applications and platforms
–Effectively manage projects, prioritize tasks, and ensure the timely delivery of work
–Ability to take on a variety of roles within a small studio environment, where everyone's performance is critical to the success of the company
–Assist in managing all in-house creative assets and files
–Tackle diverse projects and be able to switch direction easily without losing focus

–2-5 years of design experience across a variety of media (digital and print)
–Copywriting experience
–Must have own laptop
–Open to local candidates only and must be able to start immediately
–A strong, creative, and intelligent portfolio that showcases digital –work and sample copy
–A Bachelor’s degree in graphic design, communications, marketing or a related discipline
–Advanced knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) and Microsoft Office (word, excel, powerpoint)
–Experience in Mailchimp or other similar email marketing platforms
–Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a small team environment
–Responsive with proactive follow-through and follow-up with attention to detail
–Ability to work quickly and effectively, often on multiple projects under tight deadlines with strong attention to detail
–Strong problem solver, ability to innovate, and able to adapt to new technologies and industry trends
–Excellent organizational skills
–Superior communications, verbal, written, and presentation skills are essential

–Illustration skills
–Zoho or CRM experience
–Motion Graphics/After Effects skills
–Photography skills
–Beauty Industry experience

This position is based in Dumbo, Brooklyn. Remote and relocation services are unavailable.

To apply, submit cover letter, resume, portfolio and available start date. Applications missing any of the three requested items (cover letter, resume, portfolio) will not be accepted. Please include “Marketing Designer” in the email title. Due to the high volume of interest, we cannot respond to every applicant. We appreciate your interest but will only be contacting qualified candidates.

NOTE: International candidates must hold a valid US working permit.

Indie Beauty Media Group

About Indie Beauty Media Group (IBMG) Founded in 2015, Indie Beauty Media Group is a platform for beauty entrepreneurs to disrupt the conventional beauty space. IBMG’s mission is to recognize, showcase and celebrate independent beauty brands and to support the growth and success of the entrepreneurs behind them. IBMG’s first offering, the Indie Beauty Expo (IBE) was launched in 2015 and is now the largest professionally-curated international exposition of independent beauty brands, and is presented in five strategic international retail markets: New York, Los Angeles, Dallas, London and Berlin. Recently, IBMG announced a major expansion to IBE New York: The creation of “Uplink Live”, a companion event to IBE specifically designed to connect beauty entrepreneurs with qualified solution providers positioned to serve emerging brands. IBMG has also launched a range of services to better support beauty entrepreneurs on their path to success, including BeautyX Summit series, Beauty Independent news and knowledge and Retail Advisory services.