ipsy is looking for a talented, creative Graphic Designer to join our Creative Team. The ideal candidate is passionate about beauty and visual storytelling, highly organized and attentive to detail, has a strong creative portfolio focused on digital marketing. Applicants must be able to thrive in a fast-paced environment, manage time efficiently, work on multiple projects concurrently, present and defend concepts and ideas to business partners, and communicate exceptionally well. Flexibility and the ability to adapt, learn quickly, and take direction are key to success in this role.
This role reports to the Art Director and is based out of ipsy Studios in Santa Monica, CA.
-Develop and execute unique concepts, designs, and layouts for digital and print marketing, ideally including motion graphics, to deliver on project objectives and brand visual identity.
-Present creative work in a variety of settings: 1:1 with manager, in small group or large group to different teams.
-Work closely with photographer on still life photo shoot execution.
-Adhere to and help build on approved typography, photography, graphic, and brand standards.
-Work cooperatively with cross-functional partners to achieve business objectives.
-Work closely with other production teams to ensure design assets appear cohesive across all channels.
Experience / Skills
-3-4 years of digital visual design experience focusing on email (with an eye toward mobile-first design), digital ads, print collateral.
-Experience with concepting and directing product photo shoots preferred.
-Online portfolio showcasing past work and design ability, required, to demonstrate great design and layout skills and well-developed typography skills
-Advanced knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite: Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Premier, Adobe Photoshop and Adobe InDesign
-Impeccable attention to detail
-Passion and ability to learn new skills and adapt in a fast-paced environment
-Reliable under pressure and disciplined with time management and organization
-Exceptional communication skills
-Strong interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively with a variety of people across departments
-Personal desire to keep up with current design trends, standards and best practices
-Bachelor’s degree required; Degree in graphic/visual design preferred.
ipsy was founded with one singular mission: to inspire individuals around the world to express their unique beauty. That’s how the ipsy Glam Bag came to life. With five products personalized for you—plus articles, videos, and more on ipsy.com—you’re free to try new things and express who you are. ipsy Shopper takes our mission to the next level by making beauty more accessible, rewarding, and liberating than ever before. And with ipsy Gen Beauty, Open Studios, and all the creator content that we post each day, our intention has remained the same: to give every individual the tools to form their own definition of beauty. With over 2.5M members and 8K digital content creators in our community, and generating over half a billion monthly content views, we’re just getting started.
ipsy is headquartered in the Bay Area with an office in New York City and a studio production and editing facility in Los Angeles. The company achieved profitability in its first year and raised a series B round of $100M with Sherpa Capital and TPG in 2015. We owe all of our success to our inspiring, energizing employees who make exceptional things happen every single day—fearless thinking, tenacity, and a pioneering spirit push us forward. From marketing and media to engineering and operations, we are united in our goal to democratize beauty, making it accessible and affordable for everyone and fearlessly representing individuality and inclusivity. We dream. We empower. We create. And we have great fun doing it together.