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Do you want to work for a Championship organization? We have the job for you! The Miami HEAT Creative team is seeking a Graphic Designer! This role is a full time position and is an integral part of the creative team. The position will report to the Senior Graphic Designer. The Graphic Designer is responsible for assisting the Senior Graphic Designer in establishing the creative direction and brand guidelines for all HEAT Group properties. The position is also responsible for managing several large design projects in addition to producing the day-to-day graphic needs. We seek a Graphic Designer that must be knowledgeable of the digital, social, and mobile space. Candidate should become comfortable with concept, design, research, and production.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Assist the Senior Graphic Designer in establishing creative direction and brand guidelines for all HEAT Group properties

  • Assist the Senior Graphic Designer in leading Junior Graphic Designers to ensure all work is completed within deadline and reflects HEAT brand standards

  • Lead several large design projects, including coordinating with outside contractors and represent the department professionally on press runs and site visits

  • Present their own multiple outstanding concepts and lay out style guides for others to follow

  • Coordinate and maintain creative asset's archive for easy access

  • Use outstanding design skills to build original, innovative concepts and designs that appropriately reflect HEAT branding and applications

  • Understand and apply new technologies that encourage innovation

  • Provide support to the creative team with all project-related tasks

  • Develop, sketch, research and present ideas

Desired Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Experience:

  • Bachelors Degree in Graphic Design

  • 3+ years experience in an agency or in-house creative team

  • Proficient with Adobe Creative Suite

  • Solid understanding of layout, typography, hierarchy, color theory, patterns and design principles

  • Experience in web design, print, and packaging

  • Demonstrates brand/visual elements across multiple mediums in web, print, interactive, and social media assets

  • Ability to meet deadlines

  • Familiarity with HTML and CSS a plus

  • Illustration skills a plus

  • Excellent communication, organization and time leadership skills

  • Ability to self-manage projects

  • Ability to prioritize several projects and work quickly without mistakes

  • Familiarity with industry trends

  • Capable of balancing multiple projects simultaneously within fast-paced, high energy, urgent delivery demands

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender/gender identity, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information, national origin, citizenship status, veteran status, and any other legally protected status entitled to protection under federal, state, or local anti-discrimination laws. EOE & DFWP