Art Director

Albany, NY 12205

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Position Description

Merchnow is seeking a creative, detail oriented individual to join our team in Albany, NY. This position requires a designer with a detailed eye and the ability to work on multiple projects from conception to completion. The candidate should also be able to work well in a fast paced, high output, and deadline driven environment.

About Merchnow:

Merchnow is an online based retailer specializing in band, lifestyle and streetwear merchandise. With hundreds of clients from around the world we provide design, printing and fulfillment services from our office and warehouse space in Upstate, NY.

Responsibilities would include:

Manage a small team of Graphic Designers
Work directly with clients to conceptualize and create original artwork for a wide range of merchandise and media.
Keep up to date on current trends in band/lifestyle merchandise
Work directly with in house marketing staff to create promotional materials
Assist in maintaining the webstore and Merchnow related sites.

The ideal candidate would possess:

2+ years or relevant experience
Expert abilities with the Adobe Creative Suite
Knowledge and understanding of HTML and CSS, Wordpress etc.
Strong portfolio
Able to multitask
Strong work ethic and organizational skills
Strong time management skills
Ability to communicate with both coworkers and clients clearly.

Benefits availabile 1st of the month following 60 days of employment include:

Medical Insurance
Disability & Life Insurance paid by company
Optional benefits such as Dental, Vision, & Additional Life Insurance
Paid Time Off
Holiday Pay

Other Benefits include:

Direct Deposit
401(k) with company match after 1 year
Weekly pay with direct deposit
Gym available at work location

Please send your cover letter, resume, and digital/online portfolio. If you do not include a portfolio then you will not be considered for the position.