Coordinator, Creative Services with Bridgeport Sound Tigers in Bridgeport · CT

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Bridgeport Sound Tigers
Job Title: Coordinator, Creative Services
Position: Full-Time, Salary plus benefits
Location: Bridgeport, CT
Experience Desired: 1-3 Years
Our Game Plan
The Bridgeport Sound Tigers are looking for a dynamic and creative designer that can help take our visual brand to a new level. As the AHL affiliate of the New York Islanders, we pride ourselves on providing top-tier entertainment and engaging content to our fanbase that stretches from Fairfield County all the way across the Long Island Sound. We have big plans for our future and this position is going to help us go the distance. 
How to Make the Team
The Creative Services Coordinator is a key teammate and visual content creator for all things Sound Tigers, regardless of the platform. They are responsible for helping guide the consistent look and feel of the team across all media and branding initiatives. We need an individual that can jump right in and help define the creative vision for all Sound Tigers-owned properties, as well as collaborate and coordinate with the American Hockey League to help elevate our overall team brand. 
Show Us You Can
  • Collaborate on a complete visual branding guide for the team that all departments and creative professionals will be able to implement 
  • Build high-quality and visually exciting motion graphics for all gamedays and events
  • Create static and video graphics for the organization
  • Develop various logos and illustrations for both the team and specific events
  • Create designs for team merchandise and promotional giveaways items
  • Manage the internal design request process and the team’s creative production calendar
What Skills You’ll Use
  • Flexibility: Have the ability to create content for a multitude of different platforms
  • Autonomy: Manage your own time, work independently, and prioritize tasks
  • Collaboration: Work with Sponsorship and Sales teams to create all sales collateral pieces
  • Accountability: Take complete ownership of your work
  • Multi-Tasking: Handle multiple complex design projects simultaneously 
  • Creativity: Set the new standard for the team through new ideas, concepts, and content
  • Vocal: Take the lead in graphic idea and concept discussions and brainstorming sessions
Your Equipment
  • Bachelor’s degree (Graphic Design, Visual Communication, or related field)
  • 1-3 years of experience with a heavy focus on design and creative production
  • A polished and highly creative work portfolio
  • Strong knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud applications (Photoshop, After Effects, etc.)
  • Strong knowledge of video editing and motion graphics
  • Previous experience in web/email design with HTML/CSS is a plus, but not required
  • Previous experience in graphic/visual design at a sports team is a plus, but not required
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Microsoft Office skills

Where You’ll Go
You will primarily report to our Bridgeport, CT office, along with:
  • Attending home games and other events (events can fall on evenings, weekends, and/or holidays)
What’s In It for You
  • Opportunities for Performance & Team-Based Bonuses
  • Bridgeport Sound Tigers Tickets
  • Opportunities for Tickets to Select Arena Events
  • Being Part of a Growing Team/Business
  • A Fun and Exciting Atmosphere
  • Comprehensive Medical and Dental benefits
  • 401K
  • Paid Time Off
The Fine Print
The Bridgeport Sound Tigers are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our organization. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Job Questions:

  1. How did you hear about this job?

  2. Do you have 1-3 years of experience with a heavy focus on design and creative production?

  3. Do you have strong knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud applications (Photoshop, After Effects, etc.)?

  4. Do you have a strong knowledge of video editing and motion graphics?

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