Graphic Design Assistant Application

Graphic Design Assistant

Declaration & Co. is looking for an entry level design assistant to join their team. An ideal candidate is currently enrolled at the college level or a recent graduate and has an intermediate understanding of Adobe Creative Cloud Suite products with an emphasis on illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign, additional Adobe product knowledge is an added bonus but not required.

As a GDA (Graphic Design Assistant) you’ll work closely with our Founder and Creative Department Head, Lara Kocerka, assisting her with revisions, mockups, layout changes, file organization, product packaging, in-store and online design plus client branding and communicating with clients at the minimum. The GDA will be a highly organized self-starter that can meet deadlines and is able to collaborate with internal and external groups.

A typical day in the life of a Declaration GDA could consist of updating projects per the request of a client, revising files at the request of the design team and or sending files to clients for review. In addition to group interaction, the GDA will also be responsible for the organization of all digital files and helping with in house design requirement for products, packaging, projects, signage and private label.

Why Join Our Team?

Declaration & Co. is a 10 years young business built on all things design. Branding and marketing are the passions that drive us! We are able to use our skills and knowledge to fullfill our mission of creating happiness through a multitude of outlets. We strive to create the best experiences for customers, clients and team members. Our Projects are fast pace, exciting and come to life physically and digitally. You’ll have a hands-on approach, within a small team, building ideas from brainstorm sessions into reality. Our positive culture and team-oriented approach makes this position an ideal start for a career in Graphic Design and Marketing. We also brew pots of delicious coffee daily and have coolers stocked with beverages and bar carts filled with snacks. Come work with us and see for yourself what makes working with our team so rewarding and fulfilling.

How Do I Apply?

In order to be considered for the GDA within Declaration & Co. you’ll need to fill out the online application and submit a file with recent works or a link to an up to date portfolio. Please follow the link to get started.

CLICK HERE FOR GDA APPLICATION

Make sure you read and understand the requirements listed below before applying.

Requirements? 

  • College courses geared toward graphic design or a degree in graphic design is an absolute must, we will not consider anyone who cannot demonstrate their knowledge of the Adobe products mentioned above. 
  • Portfolio submission of graphic design work
  • Live demonstration of graphic design skills pertaining to the Adobe Suite products
  • The ability to work up to 20 hours a week
  • Positive attitude Skills Required?
  • Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign are a must
  • Highly organized
  • Motivated self-starter
  • The ability to work individually or in small groups
  • Time management and deadline oriented
  • Basic knowledge of html or other computer languages a + not required

What Else Can I Expect?

  • Competitive hourly wage based on experience
  • Up to 20 hours a week
  • Yearly bonus
  • Skills related to your degree and industry
  • Holidays off
  • The ability to grow within our company
  • Training starts in January 2020
  • Jump right into several different projects

How Do I Apply?

In order to be considered for the GDA within Declaration & Co. you’ll need to fill out the online application and submit a file with recent works or a link to an up to date portfolio. Please follow the link to get started.

CLICK HERE FOR GDA APPLICATION