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Graphic Designer

05.09.2017 |

Full time position: Salary

Location: Tempe, AZ

We are hiring a Graphic Designer who will work within the Design/Engineering team to lead the physical design of visual assets in a manner consistent with Pivot Cycles brand and design standards.

The primary responsibilities of this position are to complete designs for Pivot Cycles product – graphic design, color, packaging, retail fixture/POP needs, soft goods graphics & color and other media. The Graphic Designer will also lead internal creative conceptualization and planning discussions related to graphic design and future vision. The position will also develop color strategy with our Design/Engineering team and implement plans for commercialization. Additional responsibilities will include creation of the Pivot Cycles color library, graphic assets, material samples, and maintenance of all graphic design project files.

The ideal candidate will:
• Have a passion for cycling
• Exhibit high proficiency and knowledge in Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office Suite
• Be highly creative in both 3D and 2D graphical concepts
• Possess strong knowledge of consumer products and outdoor industries
• Have a great eye for what’s new, current and on trend, and strong sensitivity to color, aesthetics and materiality
• Have a demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects and deliverables, while adhering to project requirements and meeting deadlines
Other responsibilities:
• Work with the design/engineering team to design full graphics packages for bicycle frames (full size ranges) and components including paint and decal layout
• Update web content
• Design promotion and advertising materials
• Design product decals, specifying color, finish, and details
• Create full production files for approved concepts
• Support the Sales and Marketing teams in the creation of support media and POP items
• Work closely with the Design/Engineering team as well as Marketing for project management and resourcing needs

• BA or BFA in Graphic Design or related discipline
• 3+ years of experience in graphic design
• Experienced in 2D and 3D product graphic design
• Soft-goods color and graphics development knowledge a plus
• Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite of products – Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook
• Excellent teamwork and communication skills
• Organized and self-motivated individual with an attention to detail

Please send resume and cover letter to [email protected] We look forward to hearing from you.


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