Opening Ceremony is Hiring Freelance Graphic Designer (NYC)
Opening Ceremony was founded in 2002 by two friends from UC Berkeley, Carol Lim and Humberto Leon, as a place to share their passions for travel, art, and fashion. Inspired by a trip to Hong Kong, the two decided to leave their jobs in corporate fashion to realize their unique dream. What began as a single store on a quiet street in downtown New York is now a global community with outposts in New York and Los Angeles, a department store in Tokyo, a wholesale showroom, an in-house clothing line, a blog, and an e-commerce site.
Currently seeking a Freelance Apparel Graphic Designer to join our Art Department. The role is onsite and based in NY with an immediate start date.
Strong visual design skills: layout, composition, typography, color palette, hand illustration and drafting skills in a variety of mediums as well as knowledge about current fashion and design trends.
Strong development skills: experience in writing specifications for textile manufactures + printers, experience communicating with vendors and commenting on production samples.
Ability to communicate and execute ideas effectively and efficiently to design team
Ability to work autonomously and meet tight deadlines while working on multiple projects
Expertise in Adobe Creative site
2-3 years of relevant Graphic Design experience
1-2 years of experience in Print/Textile Design and Development