Senior Creative Jobs in New York, NY at Matter Surfaces
Title: Senior Creative
Company: Matter Surfaces
Location: New York, NY
We are Matter Surfaces – an industry-leading architectural surfaces company headquartered in Southeastern Massachusetts with distribution centers throughout the US, showrooms in NYC and LA, and a nationwide sales network. Building on our 50 plus years of growth and success in the building materials industry, we are just getting started!
We are a team of passionate individuals whose business isn’t just about our products – it’s our relationships. We pride ourselves on building partnerships with our clients, vendors, and each other. We believe that we succeed when those around us do, too. We live by our values of passion, collaboration, and impact to create an open environment in which everyone has a voice, is listened to, and is valued for their contributions. Our people are our greatest asset and the core of our success.
The Senior Creative is responsible for a variety of art direction and graphic design projects from conception to completion, collaborating with stakeholders across the organization. The Senior Creative is the in-house creative lead and an integral, contributing member of the marketing team.
The ideal candidate is passionate about architecture and design, and is equally comfortable concepting big ideas as they are doing day-to-day design production.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIESinclude, but are not limited to the following:
Collaborate with marketing team members and/or project stakeholders to concept and design materials including, but not limited to binders, brochures, catalogs, direct mailings, tradeshow banners/backdrops, large format graphics, sample boards, sample stickers, sample tags, office supplies, business cards and other printed materials as needed
Obtain quotes from and provide detailed specifications to vendors for printed/externally produced materials to ensure on-budget, accurate and timely results.
Manage content approval and editing process through the marketing team for assigned print projects
Design advertisements, sell sheets, blog posts, e-blasts, internal company signage or other digital collateral as required
Work with vendors such as printers, photographers, videographers, stock photo suppliers and others to obtain necessary details and manage projects
Prepare images for print and/or digital use as needed
Follow guidelines and proper use of company, industry and customer logo’s, symbols and trademarks
Maintain and systematically store electronic media for website, digital asset management system (Cumulus), social media platforms, iPad sales tools, etc.
Edit/design PowerPoint presentations
Support the marketing team in various ad hoc projects and brainstorming sessions
Participate in regular department meetings and other meetings as needed
Maintain quality and produce deliverables within agreed upon time and budget
Maintain up-to-date knowledge of graphic design trends and techniques
QUALIFICATIONS AND COMPETENCIES
Highly organized with capability to adapt quickly to changing priorities and simultaneously manage multiple projects with accuracy and attention to detail
Strong creative, organizational, problem solving and time-management skills
General understanding of integrated marketing principles
Ability to work collaboratively in a flexible, dynamic and challenging environment
Ability to take projects from start to finish with minimal oversight
Expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite products (especially Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesi…