Content Designer

Overview

The Content Designer position is for a design professional with proven skills in performing outstanding design and design development capabilities, ideally in a beauty company or agency with beauty clients. This role is responsible for the graphic design of all visual communication including social posts, website page designs, website updates, A-Plus content, copywriting, in-store/POS materials, video editing and possible shooting, promotional packaging, photography and photography editing/retouching, as well as miscellaneous visual design needs for Kao. This role is responsible for delivering a smooth transition from conceptual design to delineation, through commercialization/execution of the design for all media types.

Responsibilities

  • Creating visual design/communication for all types of media to fulfill each creative request. Must meet timing and provide accurate deliverables to person requesting the creative work. Must document and track all work
  • Meets with and presents to multiple, various roles to fulfill design brief or request. Works in Smartflow (digital workflow software) and AEM (digital asset management) to organize work flow and gain approvals if necessary

Qualifications

  • Must have a Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design or Visual Communication
  • Minimum of 1-2 years of experience as a graphic designer. Consumer Product Goods (CPG) experience is a plus but not necessary. Designing for beauty brands as well as agency experience is a plus
  • Must understand the design process from conceptual to commercialization/execution for packaging and printed materials
  • Must understand the basic differences, possibilities and limitations between different types of printing processes and digital assets
  • Must be able to adapt artwork for any media into a different format or size for a different supplier or vendor
  • Must be proficient with all design software such as Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, After Effects, Powerpoint. Must have video editing capabilities and some photography and copywriting experience
  • Must speak and write English and German business fluently