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Becca Garber

Graphic Designer

Hindman Auctions, one of the nation's leading and fastest growing fine art auction houses, is looking to add a full-time Graphic Designer to our Chicago team. The Graphic Designer produces high-end catalogues for auctions, as well as other print and digital media for external marketing materials and internal use.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design and produce auction catalogues from start to finish, incorporating images, text, feature pages and other supporting content
  • Design other printed materials including direct mail brochures, branded corporate materials, and large-format graphics
  • Coordinate the printing and shipping of catalogues and other marketing collateral with vendors
  • Work with department specialists and photography team to communicate project priorities
  • Archive completed files and locate/organize assests on a variety of databases

Successful candidate will possess:

  • Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design or related area of study
  • 3-5 years of design management experience with layout and production, for both print and digital media
  • A portfolio of previous design work that demonstrates abilities
  • Expertise in Adobe Creative Suite, specifically InDesign and Photoshop
  • Experience working with Mailchimp, Adwords and Wordpress
  • Experience with website design, digital advertising and social media platforms
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Interest in the arts, and experience within the auction industry a plus
Job Type: Permanent
Location: Chicago/West Loop