Senior Graphic Designer
Posted on 4/3/2023
Chicago, IL, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Adobe After Effects
Adobe Creative Suite
Adobe Photoshop
Graphic Design
  • , Cresco's national dispensary brand is a wellness-focused retailer designed to build trust, education and convenience for both existing and new cannabis consumers. Recognizing that the cannabis industry is poised to become one of the leading job creators in the country, Cresco has launched the industry's first national comprehensive Social Equity and Educational Development (SEED) initiative designed to ensure that all members of society have the skills, knowledge and opportunity to work in and own businesses in the cannabis industry
  • Minimum of 5 years of professional graphic design experience
  • Excellent understanding of Adobe Creative Suite, primarily Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign. After Effects and Adobe XD a plus
  • Strong portfolio demonstrating experience in corporate marketing and design
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills
  • Excellent attention to detail and information organization
  • Leadership ability to manage, train, mentor and direct others
  • Experience designing for both print and digital channels
  • Close knowledge of user experience and social content strategy
  • Knowledge of production design standards and experience building files to spec
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to explain rationale behind design decisions to key stake holders
  • Must be 21 years of age or older to apply
  • Must comply with all legal or company regulations for working in the industry
  • Partner with the Associate Director of Production Design to carry out the HotBox Design team's strategies and plans to fulfill SOW
  • Oversee design projects, from conception to delivery
  • Work both independently and collaboratively with the brand and retail marketing and project management teams to develop, best-in-class designs for print and digital channels
  • Translate complex briefs into attractive visual concepts that are effective, consumer-friendly, and demonstrate an underlying knowledge of both the brand guidelines and strategic business goals
  • Manage multiple projects at a time including those with quick turn arounds in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment
  • Conceptualize and develop multiple creative executions per day
  • Execute appropriate creative and content changes requested thru the review process, checking all work against requested changes before submitting for next review
  • Exercise independent judgement, make definitive choices and problem solve
  • Communicate effectively with internal stakeholders and external business partners maintaining a high level of quality, accuracy, and efficiency
  • Review Junior Designers' work to ensure the highest quality
  • Review vendor proofs against released files for accuracy, and provide feedback and direction
  • Stay abreast of and capitalizes on emerging design and industry trends
Cresco Labs

1,001-5,000 employees

Cannabis and medical marijuana
Company Overview
Cresco Labs is on a mission to normalize, professionalize and revolutionize cannabis.