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Creative Services Associate (Creative Services) - New Orleans Saints and Pelicans (Metairie · LA)

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Summary of Position:
Design Associate is a creative role that develops marketing assets for both the New Orleans Pelicans and the New Orleans Saints. Supporting the work of multiple Graphic Designers, they’ll leverage the brand guidelines for both teams to create designs for a range of touchpoints, including social media, email, signage, collateral and more. This position requires a strong grasp of graphic design principles, excellent communication skills and comfort working with deadline-driven projects. This is a paid internship that is intended for candidates who have recently completed their graphic design training.




Responsibilities:
  • Become well versed in the brand guidelines for both the Saints and Pelicans.
  • Attend design project kick-off meetings and/or review design project kick-off briefs.
  • Build graphics for touchpoints like social media, email, website, signage and collateral.
  • Retouch, color correct and edit photography as needed.
  • Proactively communicate the status of your projects to key collaborators.
  • Help maintain the department’s photo database.
  • Attend daily and weekly team meetings.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:
  • Degree or certification in graphic design or a closely related field.
  • Prior design internships or professional design experience are a plus.
  • Working knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and Microsoft Office are required.
  • Experience with After Effects is a plus.
  • Excellent project management skills and the ability to work well under deadlines.
  • Great communication skills; must be able to articulate design rationale and take on constructive criticism.
  • Must be able to work remotely from home as well as in a professional office environment.
  • Flexibility to work extended or irregular hours, including evenings, weekends and holidays.

All applicants must provide a design portfolio (PDF or link to online gallery) in order to be considered. 

Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:
1.Yes/No Do you have graphic design experience or certification?
2.Yes/No Are you proficient on a Mac and have working knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and Microsoft Office?





 Applications must be submitted online. Please do not mail or email resumes to the Saints/Pelicans. All qualified candidates will be contacted by phone and/or by email. Please do not contact the Saints/Pelicans Human Resources or Hiring Manager to check the status of your application. When applying, please be sure your updated contact information is provided.
   
The New Orleans Saints and New Orleans Pelicans ("Teams") are committed to providing equal employment opportunities for candidates and employees regardless of their membership in any protected classifications. The Teams will not discriminate in violation of the law on the basis of race, color, age, national origin, sex (including sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, and pregnancy), religion, physical or mental disability, genetic information, marital status, veteran status, familial status, status as a victim of domestic violence, and/or any other legally protected class under applicable federal, state, or local laws. This anti-discrimination policy applies with respect to all employment decisions, including but not limited to hiring, promotion, discipline, and discharge. The Teams are committed to equal opportunity for persons with disabilities in compliance with the Americans Disabilities Act and state law.  If you feel you need an accommodation for a disability, please inform us.  Requests for accommodation will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.  If you request an accommodation, it is essential that you participate fully in the interactive process. 

Job Questions:

  1. Do you have graphic design experience or certification?

  2. Are you proficient on a Mac and have working knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and Microsoft Office?