Job Details

Graphic Designer

Tillamook County Creamery Association, Portland, OR

Job - Corporate/Business

Close Date: 08/05/2019

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.

The Graphic Designer will be a part of the Brand Design Team, successfully designing and producing a variety of creative projects­ – with a primary focus on packaging design. Must be willing to work in a fast paced environment where tasks and/or projects can change at any time. They will work as one team cross-functionally to build processes and relationships that enable the success of the business.

The ideal candidate has:
A deep understanding of Powerpoint. Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop)
Strong creative, organizational, problem solving and time-management skills
Excels in typography & layout
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Experience in packaging design a big plus, especially in the CPG category
Experience with Basecamp/Workfront
Expert knowledge of file preparation for print
Strong knowledge of print techniques and materials
A keen eye for proofing design & copy
Commitment to excellence — working nonstandard hours when necessary
Must include portfolio link with application
Here’s a day in the life:
Design and produce a variety of print projects including but not limited to: packaging, 3D renderings, brochures and event materials
Create visual concepts that meet marketing strategies and/or satisfies the creative brief
Take direction from design or creative manager to shape ideas
Manage multiple projects and prioritize daily workload, often under tight deadlines
Prepare press-ready files for printing
May involve travel for press approvals
Skills you’ll need:

Bachelor’s degree in design

5-8 years design experience in an in-house creative department or design firm, experience in CPG packaging
a plus!

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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