Entry-Level Designer / Art Director - based in Düsseldorf, Germany

Salary
2300 EUR gross pay
Hours
40 hours a week
Position Type
Full Time
Location
Düsseldorf, Germany (no remote position)
Closing Date
17/05/2020
Advert expires on
31/03/2020

Otto Wilde Grillers GmbH

Main Duties

WILDE ENOUGH?

You are dreaming of creating or adapting designs and streamline and control the quality of our print and digital material? You are eager to work in a dynamic team to really make a difference and leave a footprint with your work?

We are a young, fast growing German startup with the vision to revolutionize the global grill market. We are developing and manufacturing specialty grills enabling grill lovers and culinary enthusiasts to set new grilling benchmarks. Our grills are all made in Germany, combining German engineering and award-winning product design to create a unique grilling experience – no frills.

HERE’S WHAT YOU’LL DO DAY-TO-DAY

  • Creation and production of new branded content including print and digital work such as f.e. brochures, flyers, packaging designs and web content using the brand standards as a guide
  • Preparartion of sketches or layouts to illustrate a vision and select the colors, artwork, photography, style of type and other visual elements to compliment the overall message/concept
  • Collaboration with other professionals and thoughtful execution of ideas from our marketing team and other internal clients through research, communication and adherence to creative briefs
  • Modify and suggest improvements to increase the quality of production and ensure that standards are met for print and digital mediums
  • Scaling, cropping, retouching, repositioning and pre-flighting, or eliminating defective and excessive imaging
  • Finalize, upload and ensure the accuracy of design files in the later stages of development
  • Collaborate with other professionals

HERE’S WHAT WE OFFER AT OTTO WILDE

  • A growing start-up company with a young, dynamic and open-minded team
  • A culture that supports and encourages you to promote your own ideas
  • The chance to grow and expand your skills. We are keen to develop our highly and continuously motivated and dedicated employees to the best of our abilities!
  • Strong feedback culture and steep learning curve

Skills and Experience

HERE’S WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

  • Must have entry-level industry experience in a similar role, internship in an advertising agency or start-up
  • Passion about the world of graphic design and strive to grow with Otto Wilde
  • Experience in visual merchandising, collateral and sales materials design and production
  • Strong knowledge of both print and digital processes as well as very ood skills in design programs such as Adobe Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator
  • Good compositional skills and knowledge of current design trends
  • Capacity to work and make accurate decisions in a fast-paced environment and being able to work on multiple projects at once (ability to balance quality of work and available resources)
  • Pay close attention to detail in order to find any errors in production proofs (attention to detail with an eye for typography, imagery and color usage)
  • Be a resourceful problem solver with a positive attitude
  • Fotography skills would be a plus
  • Very good English language skills (C1 minimum)