Designer, Partnership Marketing - New York City FC (New York · NY)

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JOB TITLE:  Designer, Partnership Marketing       
DEPARTMENT:  Marketing                                                                                                  
LOCATION:  New York, NY

POSITION OVERVIEW:
We’re looking for a hardworking and versatile Designer, Partnership Marketing to support the NYCFC Marketing & Partnerships team in crafting custom storytelling for prospective and current partners from concept to completion. The ideal candidate will be a creative problem solver who excels in a fast-paced environment, can balance multiple priorities simultaneously, has a strong understanding of emerging design and will be a positive force within the team.
 
WHAT YOU’LL DO:
You will be working alongside the Design team and Partnerships team to create graphic-led storytelling, bringing the NYCFC brand and assets to life for prospective partners against an always-on pitch cycle. This will include the creative development of all design content including original graphics, application, color, print etc. The Designer, Partnership Marketing will work closely with the Partnership Sales and Partnership Marketing teams to build engaging, brand-authentic narratives that meet the needs of our commercial partners while also resonating with our fans. The ideal candidate will also be responsible for leading and designing presentation materials and presenting concepts to teams and leadership.
 
WHAT YOU’LL BRING:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Communication Design/Graphic Design or related field
  • 2-4 years of relevant design experience in graphic design
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects and timelines at once
  • Ability to translate consumer insights into thoughtful narratives and graphic storytelling
  • Strong visual and verbal presentation skills; able to effectively show and communicate design intent to internal and external audiences
  • Proficient in all aspects of graphic design including drawing/sketching, illustration, typography, color theory and technical applications
  • Professional level experience using Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign
  • AfterEffects & Premiere a plus

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:
  • Applicant must be able to comply with MLS Next Safety and Well-Being policy and any other applicable child safety policies provided to applicants by NYCFC
  • Ability to work flexible hours, including evenings, weekends, and holidays, as necessary
New York City Football Club requires a COVID-19 vaccination as a condition of employment, subject to exception under applicable law
 
WHAT WE OFFER:
  • Excellent health, dental & vision insurance, with options to fit you and your family’s needs
  • Comprehensive and competitive benefit programs, including maternal & paternal leave
  • Ancillary benefits: Commuter, gym membership, and Citi Bike discounts
  • Your health is important! Our wellness strategy focuses on mental and physical wellbeing through in-office and virtual programs
  • Two complementary tickets to every NYCFC home match
  • Team outings, happy hours, and annual staff gatherings to celebrate our co-workers
  • A dynamic, ambitious, and fun work environment

     NEW YORK CITY FOOTBALL CLUB OVERVIEW:
    At New York City FC, we are in a mission to build this City into one of the soccer capitals of the world.  The Club was announced as Major League Soccer’s 20th franchise and is the first and only MLS team located within the five boroughs of New York City.
The Club consistently finishes at the top of the Eastern Conference and qualified for the 2020 Concacaf Champions League.  The games are broadcast locally through YES Network with national television coverage through ESPN, Fox and Univision. New York City FC ranks in the top five of key commercial categories for Major League Soccer franchises: season tickets, attendance, gate receipts, partnerships and retail merchandise sales. The franchise’s social media platforms are already in the top two most-followed in MLS for Instagram, Twitter and Facebook.  For more information, please visit: https://www.nycfc.com/ 
New York City FC is also one of ten clubs comprising City Football Group and counts Manchester City FC, Melbourne City FC, Yokohama F-Marinos, Girona FC, Montevideo City Torque, Sichuan Jiuniu FC, Mumbai City FC, Lommel SK and Espérance Sportive Troyes AC among its sister clubs.
 
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

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