Natural Dog Company's (https://naturaldogcompany.com/) marketing team is in search of a Lead Graphic Designer with a strong visual aesthetic to create distinctive visuals for print, digital, and electronic marketing and advertising, social media, video, website design, and more! No two days are the same, as the Lead Graphic Designer may work on social media campaigns and infographics, email, website design, newsletters, and trade show displays today, while preparing to create new product labels, sell sheets, presentations, aesthetic data visualizations, and more (as dictated by the needs of the position) tomorrow. The Lead Graphic Designer will lead and/or assist with practically every piece of marketing collateral for Natural Dog Company and drive revenue through engaging graphics. The ideal candidate loves to tackle design challenges, collaborates well with people at all levels, and is ready to conceptualize, execute, and deliver.

  • Fully remote position - candidates can apply from any state in the U.S.
  • Required, company-paid, week-long onsite events in our Charlotte, NC corporate office roughly 3-4 times per year

Responsibilities

  • Apply graphic design principles to creating solutions with exceptional creativity and problem-solving for marketing and sales teams' needs across print and digital channels.
  • Create external facing communication assets including, but not limited to, packaging, signage, store collateral, email, website, print and digital advertising, social media, and other promotional materials.
  • Carry projects through the entire design process from conception; constructing rapid design mockups, recapitulating and incorporating feedback, polishing the final details, exporting final assets, etc.
  • Responsible for the development, communication, and implementation of content for our website, email, advertising, and social media. Oversees all displayed content to ensure optimal customer experience and that brand standards are being met.
  • Utilize performance data to iterate creative designs for marketing and social campaigns
  • Execute design work that meets defined quality standards in a timely manner.
  • Additional tasks as needed – We have a tight-knit team and “that’s not my job” doesn’t exist here

You are welcome to apply if you meet the following Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design, Visual Arts, Marketing, or a related field
  • 5 years of experience as a graphic designer
  • Expert-level fluency in Adobe Systems - particularly InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop
  • Knowledge of digital and print design.
  • Very adaptable and able to handle multiple competing priorities in a result-driven environment
  • Previous digital marketing and eCommerce experience
  • Experience with collaboration and project management tools like Asana.
  • Hands-on self-starter who can multitask and meet changing deadlines while paying attention to details
  • Ability to productively resolve pressing demands and timelines in order to deliver

While not required, we also look for the following Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in the pet industry is a plus

Compensation and Benefits

Competitive salary commensurate with experience

Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance

401K with company matching

Paid time off – 15 days plus 12 paid holidays

The Application Process:

1-Complete the job application on our career site

2-After submitting your application, please also complete our short survey. Use the following link to complete the survey in its entirety: CLICK HERE
The link will also be emailed to you upon completion of your application. You must complete all questions for consideration.

The Company:

Elements Brands / Natural Dog Company has a world-class team of brand-builders, digital marketers, and global-scale logistics experts. Elements Brands / Natural Dog Company is an equal-opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.