KickCharge® Creative is on the lookout for a dynamic Graphic Designer—one who’s hungry, passionate and ready to join our progressive team of design, and marketing specialists. We are looking for candidates who have a keen eye for detail, a drive to deliver, and an ability to think outside of the box. Collaborating with fellow creatives, you will have the opportunity to hone your skills, pursue your passions, and help clients in an impactful way.
At KickCharge® Creative, we value learning, initiative, creativity and personal growth. All members of our small but mighty team are expected to “roll up their sleeves” to get the job done. We are looking for motivated individuals who can work independently and collaboratively—and are accountable for their contributions.
This is a full-time, in-house opportunity to join our team in Washington, NJ. The entire team works virtual on Fridays.
Key Job Requirements
- You must know basic design principles and have a strong portfolio, displaying a good understanding of branding, and brand integration across different channels, especially vehicle advertising
- Vehicle wrap design experience would be a huge plus
- Taking existing brands and creating additional brand applications, including collateral, stationery, uniforms, and digital media as well as preparing logo guidelines and file prep for finished logos
- Design and produce original, captivating branding, print and web related design
- Proficient in Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator
- Assist other designers
Qualities We’re Seeking
- Highly productive, with a solid work ethic
- A self-motivated individual with the ability to juggle multiple projects
- Meticulous attention to detail and overall product quality
- Able to handle constructive criticism as well as provide it
- Strong typography skills
- Work well under pressure, effectively managing workload and deadlines
- Must possess a willingness to go the distance to get the job done
- Illustration, photography, and web development skills are helpful, but not necessary
- Open to learning
- A good sense of humor
What We Offer
Get timely feedback and hands-on experience to grow and succeed. We use project management software and value interaction with clients.
Our culture is laid-back, yet professional. We work hard, churning out a lot of projects, but we also have fun and celebrate wins. We provide our team with the latest technology, tools and resources. KickCharge team members enjoy a competitive salary, a lovely array of holidays, 401(k) plan (with a company match), health and dental coverage, three weeks of PTO and summer Fridays, weekly company-paid Dunkin Donut Days and Pizza Thursdays. The usual stuff—or maybe not so usual, depending on the environment you’re coming from.
About KickCharge Creative
KickCharge® Creative is a full-service marketing agency that has served small businesses nationwide for over two decades. From branding and print marketing materials to websites, and digital marketing, we do it all. We’ve won more than 200 awards and helped build over 1,000 small business brands. We are a growing team of small business branding and marketing experts. Our newest colleague will share our passion for helping our clients build their brands and market their products and services.
Our CORE VALUES power our team and this candidate must embody these values every day!
- Positive & Energetic
We’re plugged in. We approach every task with a can-do attitude and maximum energy. Our team of proud brand gladiators cares about our clients’ successes and is truly invested in each business that entrusts us with its branding and marketing. Our goal is to treat our clients and each other with kindness and honesty as we work passionately toward providing strategic solutions and completing each and every task. We get excited about the opportunity to help a business propel its brand and its business forward. We greet each new challenge with enthusiasm and determination—and it’s infectious.
- Organized & Conscientious
It’s essential to our success that we are organized and conscientious. Because we care so much about the quality of the work we produce for our clients, we are thorough and we pay attention to the details. We are careful about pixel-perfect alignment, proper grammar and clean coding. Quality is one of our key competitive advantages, so we take these things seriously. Being organized means knowing our clients well and staying on top of our projects. We communicate clearly and specifically and in a timely manner—with each other, our clients and our vendor partners.
- Committed & Accountable
As a team, we remain committed to having our clients’ backs, as well as each other’s backs. This commitment requires hard work and accountability. Being accountable means being on time, on budget and adhering to the highest quality on a consistent basis. This ensures our clients are happy with our work and value our partnership with them.
- Talented & Creative
Our work stands out because what we produce is distinctive and unique. We take calculated risks and make bold decisions. We understand there is always room for us to grow and expand. We are committed to delivering products that benefit our clients and our team. We embrace each day as a new challenge and the next opportunity to do even greater work.
- Trustworthy & Honest
The foundation for a successful work environment is open and honest communication. This means being honest with work colleagues—and clients. Honesty is appreciated, respect is earned, trust is gained and loyalty is returned. These values are the basis of excellence in our work.
- Team-Oriented & Collaborative
We’re all about collaboration. No one person is responsible for our success. We celebrate our achievements in the same way they were made—as a team. We also consider ourselves members of our clients’ teams. We are partners, not vendors.
If this role sounds energizing and you believe you’d bring the right spark to our marketing powerhouse, we want to meet you. Please send a resume, cover letter, portfolio samples, and salary requirements to [email protected]. To prove you are detail-oriented, in your letter, please tell us your favorite food.
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