Senior Level Art Director
Passport Productions is a family-owned company that has grown from a single apparel store to 5 retail locations.
Red Raider Outfitter™ is national leader and trend-setter in collegiate apparel. Famous for providing high quality Texas Tech merchandise for every fan, we are rapidly expanding, providing the chosen candidate with a variety of opportunities to grow with the business. We have been the Fan’s Favorite since 1975™ and have become a landmark at Texas Tech. Red Raider Outfitter continues to expand with four locations in Lubbock, Texas.
CHROME™ is listed as one of the top five trendiest boutiques in Texas, and recently listed as “Top Store” by Shop Across Texas. The store was also identified as one of the top 40 retail destinations in Texas by national publication Lucky Magazine. The store emphasizes sales in the shoe, apparel, accessory and apothecary categories. CHROME is widely recognized in the apparel industry as a tastemaker for the Midwest.
Being a part of Red Raider Outfitter means being a part of a team where you deliver superior Texas Tech products with game day spirit each and every day. As a team member you will help bring the Texas Tech spirit to life through unsurpassed customer service, products and remarkable experiences.
As we continue to grow at Red Raider Outfitter, we are currently seeking 3 additional Graphic Designers (Junior, Senior, and Director) to aid in year-round product development for apparel graphics and hard goods categories. These positions also assist in print and online marketing campaigns, retail store design, and media advertising. In addition to a team player, the ideal candidate will be adept at working on many creative and technical projects, and can handle a multitude of creative responsibility. This person will be designing across print and digital platforms from the company’s printed publications and clothing design, to emerging social media platforms and applications.
3+ years experience in Graphic Design & conceptual development OR extremely strong art portfolio
Proficiency in Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop required
Must work well under tight time constraints to assure timely delivery of projects
Ability to work well with others
Lead, mentor, and motivate the team to foster a healthy work environment
Uphold all company Policies and Procedures
Must possess strong organizational skills and value excellence at all levels
Support and promote new initiatives and consistently display a positive mental approach
Adapt management style as necessary to accommodate team members with varying needs
Resolve personnel concerns in a fair and timely fashion
Set clear expectations and provide direction on how to achieve goals
Excellent verbal communication and presentation skills
Critical attention to detail (strong follow-up and follow-through)
Ensure design solutions deliver creative strategies while balancing business objectives with customer needs
Monitor market trends in e-commerce content, rich media, packaging and print design
Proven ability to apply and perform the following graphic design skills:
Spacing and scale
Visual presentation development
Concepts supported by a portfolio of non-computer-based creative art and graphic design
Expertise in the latest graphic computer technology and programs
Experience with T-shirt printing & brand development
Must maintain awareness of current fashion trends and collegiate look and feel
Requires physical ability for standing, sitting, crouching, kneeling, frequent walking, reaching above head and below waist.
Ability to lift up to 20-50 pounds ie. fixtures, product boxes
This position is located in Lubbock, Texas at our creative offices.
Ability to work a flexible schedule including holidays, weekends, nights, opening/closing shifts.
Effective communication skills when dealing with co-workers, vendors, and the community.
Able to travel to other stores within Lubbock.
Must be able to work full time.
Occasional meetings, events, and travel outside of normal working hours are required.
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NOTE: International candidates must hold a valid US working permit.