A Brand That's What's Now
Express is the sexy, sophisticated lifestyle fashion brand for every occasion: work, weekends, or nights on the town. Our brand is what's new and what's now for young fashion-forward men and women. We have more than 600 retail and outlet stores throughout the United States and Puerto Rico, as well as franchise stores in Latin America. We also have a best-in-class online/mobile shopping experience at www.express.com that allows our customers to shop whenever and wherever they like.
A Workplace To Match
We think you'll like it here.
We recently opened our new 3 story, 18k square foot Photo Studio in one of the most booming areas of downtown Columbus! The completely renovated space boasts beautiful hardwood floors, exposed brick, and all the necessities for visually capturing the Express brand. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package, a generous associate discount, casual work environment, and the opportunity to connect and engage with some of the smartest, most passionate individuals in the apparel fashion business today.
Express is seeking a full time Graphic Designer to join our creative marketing team. They will work closely with the CD and AD’s, helping to design direct mailers and creating conceptual mood boards to support campaigns for Express and Express.com. They will be highly innovative and extremely passionate with an eye for fashion photography, layout, typography, composition, and detail.
Key Responsibilities will include:
-Work with the CD and AD’s in designing concepts & mood boards for photo shoots that provide mood/location/lighting direction to models, crew and cross functional partners
-Collaborate with the creative team to help design direct mailers & other communication, and ensure that details are perfect for release
-Translate brand objectives into visual concepts which inspire, inform and captivate our customers for photography requests and special projects
-Connect with web & in store designers to share visual concepts, and deliver images post shoot
-Source fashion photography inspiration
-Additional creative support as needed
Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design or similar degree
3-5 years as a graphic designer in a fashion environment
-Strong portfolio that shows elevated typographic skill & attention to detail
-Highly proficient in Mac systems and Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop)
-Proficiency in Capture One a plus
Elevated level of taste for fashion/photography/styling
-Excellent typography skills
-Excellent eye for composition
-Positive, can-do attitude
-Thrives in a fast paced environment
-Ability to lead design trends rather than follow
-Strong organizational skills