Pacific is a multidisciplinary creative studio and publisher based in Brooklyn, New York. We create design and communication systems that innovate and build community at the intersection of art, publishing, technology, placemaking, and culture.
The studio’s creative vision is divorced from medium. The spaces and objects that we make—on- and offline—are envisioned in service to the communities who will connect via them. Our mission is to cultivate long-lasting creative relationships that result in community and individual growth, social exploration, and enduring objects in the hands of the public.
Studio Pacific is seeking a Junior Designer with experience in publication design, print and digital design. The right candidate is a motivated self-starter with an interest in art, design and culture who can manage themselves and their projects to meet deadlines, as well as collaborate with our team. Agency experience is a must.
The Junior Designer will be working closely with our founders and studio manager.
This position begins freelance on track to become full time. Salary is commensurate with experience.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Bringing brand, publication and marketing concepts to life from ideation through to completion
Managing project workflows and meeting deadlines
Layout design and typesetting for art publications, monographs, catalogues and journals
Designing websites and working with our developer to see through to testing and completion
Liaising with printers to review samples, proofs, and timelines
Designing marketing material for print and digital
Designing creative presentations in Keynote
Keeping up with design and industry trends
Communicating efficiently and professionally with the Studio and clients
The ideal designer has:
1+ year design experience in a creative agency
Bachelor’s degree in design or equivalent experience
Ambitious self-starter who can take initiative
Strong understanding of graphic design, print design and print techniques
Proficient in Photoshop, Illustrator, XD, InDesign
Excellent knowledge of Keynote
Experience putting together client presentations
Knowledge of current typography trends and typesetting
Understanding of publication materials, production techniques and print set-up
After Effects and Cinema 4D are a plus
Knowledge of HTML and CSS is a plus
Knowledge of photo editing is a plus