Graphic Designer / Brand Manager
Posted: Apr 21, 2021
Camp IHC has been a leading summer camp in Pennsylvania since 1940, and is currently seeking a versatile and experienced Graphic Designer / Brand Manager who can oversee and manage the branding and design of our company's diverse portfolio of brands. (We also own Camp No Counselors - the world's largest summer camp for grown-ups) The role will be very strategic, hands-on, and fast paced in the world of summer camp and retreats.
The candidate will work very closely with the Camp Directors and Marketing team to consolidate the company's branding efforts and identify areas for improvement and growth. The position will also see the candidate working alongside the entire IHC full-time team and in this role be a key influence in the forward progression of the company.
The role of the graphic designer / brand manager will oversee the branding and design efforts of all the IHC brands, and be responsible for the creative philosophy and the standard of output across the brands. The Candidate will work alongside the Director of Marketing and the wider team to help generate new business opportunities within and beyond the summer camp sector.
THE IDEAL CANDIDATE
? Must have experience with Adobe Creative Cloud Suite and extensive knowledge of Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, Lightroom, Photoshop and Premiere Pro.
? Must have experience and a passion for digital and social marketing campaigns and social media management, (Instagram, Facebook, YouTube, Medium, TikTok and Pinterest)
? Will have an awareness of current trends in advertising and design.
? An understanding of Content Management Systems, Web-Design and UX.
? Will work with the Camp IHC Summer Creative Media team on a wide range of projects, helping creating compelling summer content that can be used to promote each brand.
? Will maintain brand standards at all times and to make sure only the best, quality content is posted on IHC's behalf.
? Will prioritize design content needs with the IHC Directors to make sure relevant projects are completed on time.
? Is comfortable with hard work and long days that equate to a lot of outdoors time and the chance to work alongside a diverse and creative team from around the world.
? Have an understanding of printing processes and can take the lead in the proofing and ordering of printed marketing materials.
? Strong copywriting skills.
? A knowledge of e-commerce is beneficial.
NEED TO KNOW
? As an IHC full-time team member, working hours during the summer camp season are long and demanding.
? In the off-season the NYC office working hours are typically 9am to 5pm. The IHC culture accommodates more flexible working hours and locations.
? You'll be busy working to tight deadlines and juggling multiple projects at a time.
? The Camp IHC environment is young, dynamic and increasingly multicultural. It's a work hard, play hard culture with a clear mission and core values that we live by.
? There's an opportunity to work on IHC initiative teams and projects that inspire you. (Sustainability, Diversity, Community, Health & Wellness)
? Our company is growing and evolving and there's opportunity to grow further into your role while expanding your responsibilities into other fields of the business.
WHAT WE OFFER
? Competitive annual salary and benefits based on experience and commitment to responsibilities.
? Room and board for the summer season. (May - September)
? NYC Rent Stipend (October - April)
? Travel allowance.
? Flexible allowance of time off and vacation days.
? A high degree of autonomy within your role.
? Company phone.
Expected start date: 01/06/2021
Job Types: Full-time, Contract