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Senior Graphics Designer

Tillamook County Creamery Association, Portland, OR

Job - Corporate/Business

Close Date: 06/30/2019

Sr. Graphic Designer
Come join the Tillamook Team where our philosophy is “Dairy Done Right.” As an independent farmer-owned cooperative, we have been guided by good, honest values since 1909. We believe in putting quality over profit, natural over artificial, and that hard work can never be outsmarted. We’re taking a stand for real food, because everyone deserves better.

About you:
What does real food mean to you? Is your favorite dish a cheesy casserole? Perhaps a decadent and indulgent ice cream? Either way, your identification with food is important to us. People who fit well here at Tillamook have a commitment to quality in everything they do. Our team members understand our vision, contribute to our mission, thrive on innovative thinking, hard work and good, honest values.

About us:
Our team members understand our vision, contribute to our mission, thrive on innovative thinking, hard work and good, honest values. We live by these shared values: We are Good Stewards, We believe in Uncompromising Quality, We work as One Team, We Play to Win, and We Genuinely Care for each other.

What you will do:
We are a small fast paced internal design team who takes responsibility and ownership in creating high caliber work for a beloved brand. We are here to provide design solutions for many different audiences through a variety of projects; from package design to environmental graphics to printed collateral.

As a Senior Designer you should be comfortable explaining and presenting your design work at high-visibility stakeholder level, as well as delivering guidance and leadership during the design process. To be successful you thrive on being challenged, are highly collaborative, thoughtful, take direction well, manage time efficiently and can effectively work from concept to execution of design projects.

The ideal candidate has:
6+ years of experience in-house or agency/studio environment
A strong, portfolio of diverse creative brand work. From logo design to brand packaging systems
Clear understanding of brand development workflows
A self-managing, motivated and entrepreneurial outlook
Experience working with other designers in a team/studio setting
Ability to deliver and take constructive feedback gracefully
Strong, unique communication and visualization skills
Expert understanding of the Creative Suite graphic applications
An understanding of prepress and printing processes
Packaging-design experience
A deep understanding of Powerpoint may bring us to tears.
Experience in Basecamp and/or Workfront
Here’s a day in the life:

Design and produce a variety of projects
Prepare and proof designs for print
Communicate strongly in written and oral communication, while delivering clear, concise information across teams
Is extremely organized and able to manage multiple projects at once, finding efficiencies across programs
Track projects in Basecamp (knowledge of Workfront a plus)
Maintain a professional and positive attitude in a fast paced environment
Utilize a computer with advanced skills in Adobe CS program
Work ethic and desire to expand skills and contribute to a beloved brand
Work collaboratively while inspiring and helping others become better designers
Take direction from Creative Director and Creative Manager.
Deliver and receive constructive feedback to achieve the objectives determined by each project
Collaborate in the development of brand and package design POVs
Contribute to the improvement of Tillamook’s brand-development process
Be aware of budgets and timelines as outlined by Project Managers
Skills you’ll need:

Bachelor’s degree in graphic design

6+ years of experience in-house or agency/studio environment

Industry leading benefit and reward programs:
We offer outstanding benefits to our employees. For more information, please visit the careers page:

We are committed to creating a diverse culture and inclusive conditions where all employees are heard, valued and feel a sense of belonging. We rely on different perspectives, thoughts, backgrounds and cultures to inform our work, to help us be better as a brand and as an employer and to fuel our success. We are seeking talent from a wide range of diversity, perspectives and backgrounds to join our exceptional organization and help us build our future.

Tillamook County Creamery Association (TCCA) is a Drug-Free Workplace. EEO/AA

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