Verve Coffee Roasters is looking to hire an enthusiastic and motivated Graphic Designer to assist our growing
company with designing packaging, logos, signage and merchandise. The Graphic Designer will play an
exciting role in the growth and development of the Verve Coffee Roaster’s brand. As the in-house creative for
Verve, this position will own all design projects, from conception to development, including print, digital, video,
apparel and more. It is an opportunity to not only represent, but also drive the visual identity of a brand that
considers creative an integral part of the business.
You will be directly working with top level management and have the opportunity to wear many hats.
Art direction, design and production of all Verve creative projects
Work with Head of Marketing to drive, manage and maintain the creative vision of Verve Coffee Roasters
Own the visual voice of the brand
Create consistent, aligned and progressive design work across a variety of mediums (print, web, merch, video, packaging)
Insure that VCR’s creative product always leads, versus follows
Manage multiple projects from concept through completion, while maintaining high standards on all design
Own quality control over all creative concepts and projects
Build and manage a creative team, long-term
Take an existing brand direction / position and give it life across all formats, continue to keep the brand
current in all new articulations
Perform brand/creative audit and update all internal and external materials with new creative direction
Manage the creation and production of coffee launch materials, including labels, print collateral and digital
Own store signage – responsible for designing, producing and maintaining all in-store communication
Design and production of all new merch/apparel
Manage and maintain vervecoffeeroasters.com product and creative content (content management)
Ensure that the design function operates in an efficient, profitable manner
Ensure that projects meet deadlines and stay within budget
Long-term, build out and manage a team of talented creatives to further the Verve creative identity, mission
Bring new ideas to the table
Entrepreneurial spirit with a sense of urgency!
Well-rounded, proven design skills (portfolio required)
Completed or working towards completion of a Bachelor's Degree related to Graphic Design
Experience with Adobe Creative Suite including Photoshop/Illustrator/InDesign
Web development and ability to code CSS/HTML is desired but not required
Strong strategic skills, with the ability to translate strategy into sound design
Ability to execute efficiently and effectively (manage multiple projects and priorities)
Understand, and have an interest in, emerging technologies and new ways to connect to customers
Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
Must be approachable, mindful and positive
Good organizational, planning and time management skills
Ability to give and receive constructive feedback in any given situation
HOW TO APPLY
Email your resume along with a sample of your work to contact mail.
Please include the job title in the title of your email.
Thank you for your interest in Verve Coffee Roasters.