Bauer Hockey is built on a passion for innovation; whether it's our skates, sticks, helmets, or our marketing. Our goal is always to try and raise the bar. To do something better. Something that has never been done before. Want to join our team as a Graphic Designer? Bauer Hockey is looking for a talented Graphic Designer to be part of its internal creative department. This is a unique chance to be part of a growing team and create lots of cool stuff in the process. You'll report directly to the Global Creative Director and have the opportunity to improve your craft as you work on this world-famous brand. While a passion for hockey is not a mandate, it's certainly helpful. The successful candidate will spend his/her day creating everything from beautiful, engaging, in-store posters and retail fixtures, to social posts and digital campaigns. A strong design portfolio, concepting skills, as well as the ability to work seamlessly in Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator are key. And, of course, you need to be a great teammate. Responsibilities:
-Utilize your design and conceptual skills to create engaging content (retail and social) that inspires the hockey community. -Participate in the creative process; review briefs, work alone or with a writing partner to generate big ideas and unique designs. -Partner with cross-functional design teams to drive a consistent voice and feeling across consumer touchpoints. -Join our community of designers who actively share ideas, crowdsource challenges, and propagate digital wisdom throughout the organization. -Host sharing sessions and educate people on the wizardry of your craft. -When needed, assist on still or video shoots. Requirements:
-Bachelor's degree with 3-5 years of design experience or the equivalent combination of education and experience. -A minimum of 3 years of experience in a design or art direction -Proficient in Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign. -Experience with storyboarding. -A portfolio chalked full of compelling and aspirational designs, big ideas, and great ads. -Excellent verbal and written communication skills. -Ability to clearly understand challenges and concerns, and develop resolutions. -Work independently and cooperatively in a diverse group. -Exercise high degree of professionalism and confidentiality. -Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate others. *Upon submitting resume, please be sure to include a link to your portfolio.