Graphic Design Manager in Liverpool, NY at Raymour & Flanigan

Date Posted: 10/2/2018

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Graphic Design Manager


Are you passionate about growing creative talent within a team? Take your design skills to the next level by joining Raymour & Flanigan's in-house marketing department! Lead a team of graphic designers as we artistically shake things up. You bring the skill, and we'll bring the designers yearning to grow and be challenged by you as their leader. As the largest furniture retailer in the Northeast, we provide the unique opportunity to work on an endless variety of projects, from magazines to digital projects and everything in between. We're looking for a team player who knows how to make emails and signs come to life through great design, and wants to help teach others along the way. Please provide a link to your design portfolio or attach to your resume.

Responsibilities:

  • Build synergy and culture while overseeing project management for a team of 5-6 graphic designers
  • Create eye-catching designs for a range of marketing channels: quarterly magazines, website, email and digital marketing, newspaper inserts and ads, signs and brochures.
  • Review other designers' work and provide constructive feedback and coaching.
  • Provide mentorship and aid in the training of design team members.
  • Promote consistent branding and help establish standards for visual marketing elements.
  • Work as part of a team: Lead in creative brainstorming. Give and receive feedback. Communicate clearly.
  • Work independently: Stay organized and manage your time to balance multiple projects and meet deadlines.
  • Be receptive to feedback from designers, copywriters, content manager, VP of marketing or company ownership. Be willing to make revisions as needed.
  • Complete production work after designs approval, such as preparing press-ready files or slicing and optimizing graphics for emails.
  • Stay up to date on the latest trends in design and marketing.

 Qualifications:

  • Previous leadership experience
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent related experience
  • Strong knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (primarily InDesign and Photoshop)
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Experience in retail advertising is a plus
  • Comfort working in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment
  • A great attitude
Raymour & Flanigan offers opportunities for advancement, plus a comprehensive benefits package that includes 401k with company match and profit sharing, health, dental and vision benefits, paid vacation, short- and long-term disability, associate merchandise discount, and paid life insurance.
Raymour & Flanigan proudly supports a drug-free and smoke-free work environment.
Raymour & Flanigan provides a full range of comprehensive benefit programs to help you achieve your wellness and financial goals, including:
* Health Insurance (Up to 80% of premium paid) and Prescription Drug Coverage
* Dental and Vision Coverage
* Company-paid Life Insurance
* Company-paid Short-term Disability
* 401(k) Retirement Plan w/ Company Match & Profit Sharing
* Voluntary Life and Long-term Disability Insurance
* Flexible Spending Account
* Employee Assistance Program
Other Great Benefits:
* Weekly Pay
* Paid Vacation and Holidays
* Training and Development
* Tuition Reimbursement Program
* Generous Merchandise Discount

Raymour & Flanigan is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that does not discriminate against any associate or applicant on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, marital or familial status, genetic information or other basis protected by law.