theBalm Cosmetics seeks skilled graphic designer


theBalm Cosmetics seeks skilled graphic designer

San Francisco, CA / Los Angeles, CA

theBalm Cosmetics is looking for a skilled graphic designer, particularly focused in the beauty + e-commerce space. We are lean, kickass team who are obsessed with beauty and looking for an individual who can be flexible, ride the waves, can adapt, has a sense of humor and eager to learn. Under the director of the Head of Digital and Art Director, this role is charged with:

  • Design of all website and social graphics
  • Newsletters, emails
  • Promotions
  • Web banners + sliders
  • GIFS
  • Video
  • Creating project comps + mock-ups
  • Proof samples, mockups, press sheets and conduct quality-control checks for all materials
  • Video for both retail and digital usage; editing, title slides, organizing, distribution of content. Animation is a plus.
  • Explore new type design, illustration, photography as well as printing techniques that fit within theBalm brand aesthetic
  • Anticipate a workload that’s about 60 percent digital design, 20 percent product + packaging design assistance, 10 percent production (execution of digital files vs. creative design), 10 percent admin.
  • Assist Art Director with coordinating shoot days; shot lists, organizing product needs, an extra hand on set
  • Support e-commerce team in uploading of assets, updating web visual needs
  • Support social media agency + digital team on shoot days to execute on brand
  • Can assist with social media photo shoots, capturing content

PREFERRED: Skilled at both digital/web collateral and packaging/print design

Experience includes:

  • Understanding of digital trends
  • Basic UI/UX design
  • Excellent typography + layout skills
  • Experience designing email campaigns that are mobile-friendly (Klaviyo experience preferred)
  • Knowledge of print + web design and how to design differently for the two
  • Has a great eye for visuals and interest in photography is plus
  • Must be organized, excited to learn and willing to help out with a variety of tasks that might not always be creative
  • Light copy experience a plus
  • Ability to define key messaging
  • Designing for website and social media collateral
  • Basic HTML
  • Experience designing for web + print is preferred
  • Interest in product package design is a plus

Program Requirements:

  • Expert: Illustrator, Photoshop, iMovie
  • Intermediate: InDesign, Shopify/E-commerce, Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Nice to have: Lightroom, Klaviyo, FinalCut

****must include a portfolio or examples of your work in order to be considered for this position

Jorge Del Pinal