Graphic Designer

Requisition ID: 16408 

Job Function: Editing/Writing (40000076) 

About Whirlpool Corporation

 

Whirlpool Corporation, the number one home appliance company in the world with approximately $20 billion in annual sales, 100,000 employees and 70 manufacturing and technology research centers throughout the world. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, Jenn-Air, Indesit and other major brand names in more than 170 countries.

 

Currently, we are seeking qualified candidates for a Graphic Designer to join the in-house creative team, Creative Studios. The Creative Studios Graphic Designer is responsible for the development and execution of multi-channel and promotional creative projects from start to finish; including concept to delivery of final assets across print and digital. Develop and execute creative design solutions, collaborate and communicate with project managers, designers, pre-press and production specialists. Projects range from single piece creative that goes along with a larger group of work to large multi-piece creative supporting our portfolio of brands and organizational needs.

 

The individual would be someone who is self-motivated, reliable, detail-oriented and able to handle multiple projects with tight deadlines.

 

Creative projects may include, but are not limited to:

  • Point-Of-Purchase Promotional Materials

  • Promotional Collateral/Product Catalogs

  • Trade Shows/Large Format Signage

  • Web Pages/Banners/Gifs/Other Digital Graphics

  • Product Packaging/Prototyping

  • Presentations/Training Materials

  • Direct Mail/Consumer Fulfillment

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Execute creative on defined objectives for multiple, complex projects. Understand defined project requirements and translate/execute on these objectives within a creative and content development.

  • Provide creative development consultation in support of Brand and Product organizations, and other relevant internal clients. Contribute to strategic decision-making, providing influence and subject matter expertise.

  • Ensure messaging consistency and brand compliance across campaigns and/or relevant projects.

  • Proof/Edit all project deliverables and content to ensure quality in layout, grammar, data and brand compliance.

  • Collaborate with internal creative team and external creative development agencies, where appropriate.

  • Identify, design and implement departmental and cross-functional process improvements, to meet evolving expectations and cost savings objectives.

  • Maintain timely turnaround, meet deadlines and ensure accuracy on all projects

  • Maintain high customer satisfaction levels and productive working relationships with team members and project stakeholders.

  • Work closely with Creative Studios Project Manager to ensure creative collaboration, project objectives and brand requirements are met.

 

Qualifications

 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design, or design-related field

  • 5+ years of experience as a Graphic Designer, in an agency and/or corporate environment, with an emphasis on promotional communications across multiple channels

  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and Acrobat)

  • Working knowledge of UX/UI design principles

  • Concept multiple creative solutions for any given project

  • Build prototype mock-ups

  • Effectively communicate conceptual ideas and design rationale

  • Comprehensive knowledge of creative development and print production processes

  • Technical understanding of creative and print production equipment and capabilities

  • Strong collaboration ability. Relationship builder.

  • Exceptional communicator (written/verbal/presentation) with highly-developed interpersonal skills

  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously working with a high level of independence on new or unfamiliar projects

  • Ability to navigate complex visual problems, coming up with innovative design solutions

 

Nice to Have

  • Knowledge and experience in Adobe Experience Manager

  • HTML, CSS

  • Web animation

 

 

Endless Opportunities

Whirlpool has big plans for the future, just like you. We understand that it takes preparation and hard work to get there. So, we offer challenging purpose, ownership of your role, great teams, and tools to build your capability. In our performance-based setting, you can take your career in exciting new directions - and as far as you want to go.

 

Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the number one major appliance manufacturer in the world, with approximately $21 billion in annual sales, 97,000 employees and 70 manufacturing and technology research centers. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, Jenn-Air, Indesit and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world. We stay true to our philosophy that says good business begins by not following but leading. Our brands and products help people make the most of time so they can focus on making the most of moments that matter. At Whirlpool Corporation, we believe that all people matter. Celebrating diversity and including thousands of perspectives empower us to create products that blend into every concept of home. Whirlpool Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.

 

Additional information about our company can be found at http://www.whirlpoolcorp.com. Follow us on LinkedIn or join the conversation @WhirlpoolCorp on Twitter.

 

 

 

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Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the number one major appliance manufacturer in the world, with approximately $21 billion in annual sales, 97,000 employees and 70 manufacturing and technology research centers. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, Jenn-Air, Indesit and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world. We stay true to our philosophy that says good business begins by not following but leading. Our brands and products help people make the most of time so they can focus on making the most of moments that matter. At Whirlpool Corporation, we believe that all people matter. Celebrating diversity and including thousands of perspectives empower us to create products that blend into every concept of home. Whirlpool Corporation is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.
Additional information about our company can be found at http://www.whirlpoolcorp.com. Follow us on LinkedIn or join the conversation @WhirlpoolCorp on Twitter.

Company
WHIRLPOOL CORPORATION
Posted
04/06/2018
Type
Full time
Location
Benton Harbor, Michigan 49022, US