XKGLOW is searching for a smart, energetic, computer, and people-savvy candidate to join our team. Our forward thinking design team specializes in selling LED lighting to all types of industries. An understanding of real world design and a passion for motorsports will make you an excellent candidate for this position. Be sure to check out our products at www.XKGLOW.com or XKGLOW on Instagram and Facebook.
Position Title: Visual/Graphic Designer Reports to: CEO Location: Springfield, IL Position Type: Full Time, salaried
The Designer will be a key member of the Marketing Team that is responsible for creating compelling, consistent branding on all XKGLOW’s products and communications. In addition, this position will support the team as needed by working on printed marketing materials, product listings, written descriptions and other projects.
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Build on existing brand design standards, create packaging solutions, point of sale displays and other printed consumer and trade collateral.
Ensure creativity is in line with overall brand parameters and guidelines.
Communicate design strategy and rationale to key distributors.
Work collaboratively and flexibly with other members of the XKGLOW Team—Marketing, Sales, Product Development, other departments and external agencies to achieve project goals working within brand, regulatory and legal standard and requirements.
Participate in brainstorming sessions, research and other activities that support creative concept development in collaboration with the entire XKGLOW team.
Collaborate with product development team to provide design and production insight into packaging solutions.
Prepare art files for release to printers, developers, or third-party websites.
Maintain digital assets and distribute to internal resources as necessary.
Produce accurate and high quality work.
Write attractive well written product descriptions with the help of the design team.
Provide support as needed for other marketing projects—catalogs, sell sheets, trade shows, etc.
EXPERIENCE / ABILITY REQUIRED
Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design or related field
Fast learner & multi-tasking abilities.
Minimum 2-3 years of experience with a focus on packaging and product design, website management, and catalog/brochure design.
Must have experience and knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite and digital editing with emphasis on Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop.
Photography skills for taking product and vehicle images.
Proficient in all MS Office applications.
Position requires ability to communicate effectively to a broad range of people, in writing and speech.
Must be detail-oriented while still able to understand the big picture; essential to have ability to work independently and also be a constructive, supportive team member.
Must be willing to work in a creative, fast-paced and dynamic environment. Extreme flexibility required.
Must have high interest in understanding XKGLOW’s brand product lines.
ADDITIONAL PREFEERED EXPERIENCE
Passion for automotive industry
Videography skills and editing ability with Adobe Premier & After Effects.
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS Employee must be able to perform essential functions of the position with or without reasonable accommodations.
Internal Number: 022
About XKGLOW INC
About XKGLOW INC. ®
XKGLOW INC, is an LED lighting company that specializes in Advanced Lighting Control Systems (ALCS). Founded in 2008 by two passionate automotive and motorcycle enthusiast, XKGLOW has grown into a leading global supplier to the Automotive, Motorcycle, Offroad, Powersports, Marine, and Emergency Lighting industries. For more information about XKGLOW® visit, www.xkglow.com