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Job listing closed on 3 Oct 2023

Jr. Graphic Designer

🇺🇸 Las Vegas, NV, USA
Full Time
1+ year exp.

Who We Are:

UFC® is the world’s premier mixed martial arts organization (MMA), with more than 688 million fans and 211 million social media followers. The organization produces more than 40 live events annually in some of the most prestigious arenas around the world, while broadcasting to nearly 900 million TV households across more than 170 countries. UFC’s athlete roster features the world’s best MMA athletes representing more than 75 countries. The organization’s digital offerings include UFC FIGHT PASS®, one of the world’s leading streaming services for combat sports. UFC is owned by global entertainment, sports and content company Endeavor, and is headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada. For more information, visit UFC.com and follow UFC at Facebook.com/UFC, Twitter, Snapchat, Instagram and TikTok: @UFC.

Endeavor is a global sports and entertainment company, home to the world’s most dynamic and engaging storytellers, brands, live events and experiences. The company is comprised of industry leaders including entertainment agency WME; sports, fashion, events and media company IMG; and premier mixed martial arts organization UFC. The Endeavor network specializes in talent representation, sports operations & advisory, event & experiences management, media production & distribution, experiential marketing and brand licensing.

The Role and What You’ll Do:

We are seeking a creative Junior Graphic Designer to join the Global Brand Creative team at UFC. As a Junior Graphic Designer, you will work under the guidance of our Senior Designers and Art Directors to create captivating artwork for our marketing print and digital campaigns. As a Junior Graphic Designer, you will also develop creative assets promoting all UFC Events and Brand initiatives across marketing, social media, and broadcast platforms.

  • Create designs for a range of mediums, including Print, Digital, Social Media and out-of-home
  • Ensure designs are consistent with brand guidelines and maintain a high level of quality
  • Produce versioned event artwork for different regions and formats
  • Design creative assets for marketing and promotional collateral
  • Incorporate feedback and constructive criticism to refine designs and ensure high-quality output
  • Stay up-to-date with industry trends and best practices, incorporating them into your designs
  • Ensure all projects are completed on time and within budget
  • Actively participate in brainstorming sessions and creative meetings
  • Collaborate with other designers to develop visually captivating materials that align with UFC's brand identity

You Have These:

  • Up to three years of experience in graphic design in an agency or in-house creative team setting
  • Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and other graphic design applications
  • A strong portfolio showcasing your design skills and creativity
  • Proficiency in photo manipulation, retouching and digital illustration
  • Proficiency in logo design, custom typography and vector illustration
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet tight deadlines
  • Understanding of current design trends and best practices
  • Passion for sports and entertainment
  • Self-starter with strong problem-solving skills
  • Computer literate in a Mac environment
  • Ability to manage time independently and multiple jobs simultaneously
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to deal effectively with internal and external teams
  • Thrive in a fast-paced environment while still pushing innovation and creativity

How we work:

Endeavor is at the center of sports, media, entertainment, and fashion and is a largely relationship-based business. To foster an environment of collaboration, develop our future talent, and build on relationships across leadership, peers, and teams, we work from the office 5 days a week. We see immeasurable value internally and throughout the core of the businesses we support.

Don’t meet every single requirement? We are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive, authentic workplace, so if you’re excited about this role but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyway. You may be just the right candidate for this or other roles.

Endeavor unites and brings people together in our love of sport, culture, and entertainment. We understand this can only be accomplished when we lead with a lens of diversity, equity, and inclusion in everything we do. As a global company that drives culture, we strive to reflect the world’s diverse voices.

Endeavor is an equal opportunities employer and encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, or religion or belief.