Senior Graphic Designer

Samsill is a family-owned company that started in 1953. Our story starts with 2 brothers creating menu covers in their mother’s kitchen. We’ve come a long way and make a lot more than just menu covers. We manufacture all our 3-ring binders in Fort Worth and all our product development is in-house. A big area of products that we specialize in is scrapbooking, crafting materials, and organizational materials for teachers, offices, and home life. If you love all of those things, we want to talk to YOU!

Benefits:

  • 401(k)

  • Health insurance

  • Dental insurance

  • Life insurance

  • Vision insurance

  • Work/Life balance with no overtime needed

  • Offsite brainstorming meetings and occasional morning coffee get-togethers

  • Freedom to share and execute ideas

Samsill Corporation is one of the world’s largest independently owned manufacturer of business accessories and a leader in innovative office solutions.  Our Marketing Department is currently seeking an experienced and ambitious Senior Graphic Designer Content Specialist with solid experience in translating client needs and branding strategies into design concepts. In this leadership position, you will work closely with the marketing and art department to ensure the execution of all design projects from concept to delivery. If you are passionate about visual storytelling and possess creative leadership experience, this is the job for you!

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • This role is an excellent development opportunity where the candidate will be a part of a small, unique team that is executing new innovative ideas.

  • We need a designer that not only knows how to design but can understand marketing trends.

  • Enhancing the customer’s experience with our online presence is a main goal of ours with motion and visual design.

  • We need someone that is familiar with back-end website development on Wix. As we need to build a functional website to promote our brand story and products. Candidate also needs knowledge of backend SEO and analytics.

  • Other responsibilities: packaging design, email flyer design, product design, catalog design, etc. We are also wanting a team player to execute creative ideas. The sky is the limit at Samsill.

  • A picture is worth a thousand words but imagine the impact it can have when movement is added. Visual storytelling and video creation are a top priority of ours

  • Creating client mockups and web images

  • Knowledge of preparing color separations and of the screen-printing process is a plus

  • Crafting and organizing as a hobby is a plus!

  • Must provide a cover letter, resume, and portfolio to be considered

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Mastery of Graphic Design software such as InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator

  • Solid knowledge of design and visual principles

  • 5-7 years’ experience in graphic design

  • 1+ year managing a team and holding a leadership role

  • Highly skilled in InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator

  • Website design and backend development knowledge (Wix)

  • Packaging Design

  • Marketing Mindset

  • Video Storytelling and Video Editing

  • Crafting as a hobby is a plus!

  • Able to work on a PC

Key Objectives and Responsibilities

As a fast-growing company, roles are always evolving. However, we want you to know exactly what you are walking into. Here is a preview of what is expected:

  • Able to work as part of a team, presenting, sharing, and incorporating fresh ideas

  • Able to design mockups and come up with ideas independently

  • Update marketing materials, such as: presentations, catalogs, flyers, Amazon content, etc.

  • Develop marketing campaigns and collaborate with department to make sure we’re thinking ahead

  • Work with organizational materials used for home, school, and the office

  • Creating bullet points and web images for Amazon and other online retailers

  • Creating product and brand decks for our sales department

  • Creating flyers and email blasts for sales as well as growing our internal email database through the creation of Printables

  • Able to lead a small team of designers to help with workload and divide and conquer tasks.