Job Details

Job title

Graphic Designer, Michael Kors

Location

New York, United States

Level

Manager

Function

PR, Marketing & Communications

Posted

Contract

Full-time, Salary Unspecified

Share with a friend

Job Description

Michael Kors is always interested in hearing from talented, globally-minded individuals with a passion for fashion.If you enjoy working in a creative, fast-paced environment, then we would love to hear from you!

Overview:

The Graphic Designer will support the Senior Art Director and Art Director on a variety of projects, including international campaigns, social-led initiatives, and event coverage. Responsibilities include executing digital assets for website, emails, digital marketing, social platforms, as well as some print assets. An ability to work efficiently with collaborators and execute designs based on a strategic direction is key. A positive attitude and passion for design would be a perfect addition to the team.

Major responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Report to Senior Art Director and Art Director and partner on projects from concept to post-production.
  • Support overall design and updates for social platforms, website, emails, and digital marketing.
  • Translate business and marketing objectives into designs that are clear, compelling, visually exciting, easy to use and emotionally engaging.
  • Support the day-to-day operations of the Art Director and be able to juggle multiple projects at once.
  • Generate templates and designs to support business and customer marketing requests.
  • Contribute to the evolution of the brand image.

Qualifications:

  • 3-5 years in a graphic design role
  • Proficiency with Adobe CC. Photoshop, Illustrator & InDesign
  • Experience with motion design and video editing (After Effects, etc.)
  • Knowledge of Responsive UI and web design trends
  • Fashion, marketing and luxury experience a plus
  • Must have an excellent eye for typography, layout, and branding
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience working on holistic campaigns spanning digital, print, and social
  • On-set photography experience
  • Retouching knowledge

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer M/D/F/V

About Us

Michael Kors is a world-renowned, award-winning designer of luxury accessories and ready-to-wear. His namesake company, established in 1981, produces a range of products under his signature Michael Kors Collection and MICHAEL Michael Kors labels. These products include accessories, footwear, watches, jewelry, men’s and women’s ready-to-wear, eyewear and a full line of fragrance products.

Michael Kors stores are operated, either directly or through licensing partners, in some of the most prestigious cities in the world, including New York, Beverly Hills, Chicago, London, Milan, Paris, Munich, Istanbul, Dubai, Seoul, Tokyo, Hong Kong, Shanghai and Rio de Janeiro.

Behind this burgeoning empire stands a singular designer with an innate sense of glamour and an unfailing eye for timeless chic. Michael Kors has won numerous accolades within the fashion industry, been honored for his philanthropy, and earned the respect and affection of millions. Wholly dedicated to a vision of style that is as sophisticated as it is indulgent, as iconic as it is modern, he has created an enduring luxury lifestyle empire with a global reach.

Michael Kors has always been involved in philanthropy, fighting hunger for more than 20 years. A longtime supporter of God’s Love We Deliver, he has worked with the New York-based organization to help distribute meals to people with HIV/AIDS, cancer and other serious illnesses. In 2013, he partnered with the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) to help fight world hunger by designing the 100 Series watch. A portion of the proceeds from his special-edition timepiece helps WFP deliver food to children through its school meals program.