Associate Designer

Overview

The secret to good work at Boxer

We create packaging and branding that build relationships at a human level with customers around the world. Our packaging literally touches the lives of 69 million customers around the world. We want to continue building an intimate relationship between our clients and their customers by doing great work that inspire action with design that is simple, progressive and iconic.

We want to be famous (and make our clients famous) with fantastic ideas rooted in design solutions. We want to take risks, feel a bit uncomfortable and always explore new ways to design our client’s future.

 

What we expect from you

Work hard.

Work smart.

Be honest.

Be humble.

Have fun and laugh.

Collaborate, help others and be open to new opinions.

Bring your brain and your ideas, not just your illustrator skills.

Make us accountable for your development.

Be resilient.

Be better every day.

Be a good human.

 

What you will be doing at Boxer/TMS

A Junior Designer at Boxer is responsible for executing and producing print and packaging creative solutions to address our marketing needs for both Boxer and The Marketing Store.

To be successful in this role, you should have in-depth knowledge of graphic design, styles and layout techniques. You should be willing to be flexible, work hard and add value to the creative process by supporting your team when executing a packaging solution.

Ultimately, you will ensure the design team promotes our brand through delivering high quality pieces on tight deadlines and managing stress and multiple projects at a high pace.

Responsibilities

In your day-to-day job you will be doing:

  • Visual Identity Systems
  • Packaging (form, function & graphics)
  • Identity & Logos
  • Experiences
  • Product Names
  • Graphic Communications
  • Collaborating in design and marketing communication pieces with our sister agency, The Marketing Store

As a Junior Designer your main responsibilities include:

  • Executing design projects until final delivery
  • Designing original pieces, including illustrations and infographics
  • Support senior designers
  • Refine images, fonts and layouts using graphic design software
  • Apply typography techniques
  • Generate ideas to portray concepts and advertise products/services
  • Maintain brand consistency throughout all our marketing projects
  • Ensure deadlines are met
  • Stay up-to-date with industry developments, trends and tools
  • Be a great team collaborator that nurtures the power of positive influence and a constant team building approach
  • Restless desire to innovate, self-improvement and dedication that goes beyond the day-to-day job requirements
  • Shares knowledge and positively participates in discussions that make the work better
  • Be an agent of positive change and keep evolving as we continue our own evolution as an agency.

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Proven work experience as a Junior Designer, Graphic Designer or similar role
  • Portfolio of completed design projects
  • Hands-on and proficient experience with image editing software, like Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator
  • Strong aesthetic skills with the ability to combine various colors, fonts and layouts
  • Attention to visual details
  • Ability to meet deadlines and collaborate with a team
  • BSc degree in Design, Visual Arts or relevant field

Benefits

The Marketing Store provides comprehensive benefits offerings to all full-time employees starting on day one. Our benefits include options for medical and dental insurance, 401(k) plan with Company matching provision, profit sharing, flexible spending accounts, tuition reimbursement, life insurance, health and wellness benefits (including discounts on products & services), employee assistance program, and disability insurance.

 

Thank you for your interest in The Marketing Store.

Please note that we will only contact candidates who are selected for an interview.

The Marketing Store is an equal opportunity employer.

We do not accept unsolicited calls, resumes or candidate referrals from recruiters and agencies.

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • RLanguages
    • ScalaLanguages
    • SqlLanguages
    • D3JSLibraries
    • jQueryLibraries
    • jQuery UILibraries
    • ReactLibraries
    • ReduxLibraries
    • AngularJSFrameworks
    • Backbone.jsFrameworks
    • Ember.jsFrameworks
    • HadoopFrameworks
    • Node.jsFrameworks
    • SpringFrameworks
    • CassandraDatabases
    • DB2Databases
    • HiveDatabases
    • Microsoft SQL ServerDatabases
    • MongoDBDatabases
    • MySQLDatabases
    • PostgreSQLDatabases
    • RedisDatabases
    • TeradataDatabases

Location

Our company is in the heart of the Loop, making for an easy commute. We are blocks away from the river and the lake surrounded by trendy hotspots.

An Insider's view of The Marketing Store

How would you describe the company’s work-life balance?

The Marketing Store offers employees an incredible work life balance. We all work hard to get the work done but our personal lives and passions outside of work are always supported. Employees are encouraged to have flexible work schedules, working remotely when needed and finding time to do what they love in and out of the office.

Alysha

Vice President, Communications

What's the biggest problem your team is solving?

We’re leveraging data to solve marketing challenges for clients to understand who their customers are, and to activate future games & promotions. By using data, we’re enabling our clients to make data driven decisions and create custom experiences that will resonate with their target audience.

Wendy

Senior Director, Analytics

What makes someone successful on your team?

Being solutions oriented is the secret to success at The Marketing Store. We’re lucky to work with some of the biggest brands on new digital initiatives – which means we are often navigating in the unknown and encountering new scenarios. Successful team members can access current road blocks and determine how they can help solve the problem.

Leigh Anne

Director, Product Management

How do your team's ideas influence the company's direction?

Analytics is at the core of what we strive to achieve at TMS – measurable impact to our client’s business. The decision science team is responsible for enabling the descriptive and prescriptive marketing analytics that drive strategic recommendations and shape the programs that we execute across the agency.

Tom

Manager, Decision Sciences

How do you empower your team to be more creative?

I let creatives do what they came here to do by empowering them to think and have a point of view. Make them trust me because I commit to their development and follow through. I challenge their thinking and executions, so they can think strategically. Respect them as humans and provide them with an environment where they have fun and can grow.

Diana

Vice President, Creative Director

What are The Marketing Store Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Remote Work Program
Adoption Assistance
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Sabbatical
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Happy Hours
Relocation Assistance
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Acme Co. offers employees professional development opportunities like The ability to attend job related conferences and seminars.
Tuition Reimbursement
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