CareersGraphic Design Assistant
Krink is seeking a part-time graphic design assistant.
We are a creative company producing art supplies and art/design projects. We wear a lot of different hats and take on a multitude of tasks each day. Krink is a small company with a few employees; good vibes are essential for good workflow. This position is best-suited for someone with small business experience.
Candidate must be self-motivated and able to manage their tasks. Constant juggling of multiple projects requires the candidate to be organized and detail-oriented; essential qualities for working at Krink. Candidate will take conceptual direction from the creative director and designer, the ability to communicate clearly and understand direction is paramount.
Photo retouching and editing (non-destructive)
Product photography to include markers, t-shirts, artwork, still-life, etc.
Layout, tech-packs, catalogs, press kits
Create visual narratives for print and web
Upload and populate content on krink.com and craigcostello.nyc
Maintain social media accounts (Instagram, Facebook, etc.)
Create newsletters using Mailchimp
1 year of real world design experience and a BA/BFA in a relevant field
Proficiency in all of Creative Suite, Photoshop heavy
Ability to operate a DSLR and strobe lighting system, can train the right candidate
Working knowledge of typography
Knowledge of Shopify
Knowledge of WordPress
Working knowledge of HTML/CSS is a plus
IT and tech troubleshooting experience is a plus
The position is 3 days/week, 10-6.
Before applying for this position, please watch Tom Sach's "10 Bullets." Understanding the fundamental ideas and principles in this video is essential to your success at Krink. If you don't watch the whole thing, please don't contact us. Krink is a smoke free environment. We are located in Sunset Park, Brooklyn.
Please send resume, cover letter, and portfolio or work samples to email@example.com with “Graphic Design Assistant” in the subject.