Location: Boulder Colorado
Excel Sports is an International Cycling Catalog and mail order retailer. We are known to carry high quality components and provide our customers with top quality service and information. We are looking for a full time graphic designer who is passionate about cycling, able to provide top quality design and able to meet our deadlines.
As a successful candidate you will need to be an Indesign and Creative Suite master with experience working directly with printers. You will need to have illustrative skills and an ability to adapt to various needs around the shop. Time management skills are key to the position and the ability to troubleshoot design issues as well as computer issues is ideal as well. We are looking for a flexible individual who can represent our company’s identity while keeping up with the design world and keep our look up to date.
As a designer for Excel Sports you will be responsible for the layout and copy for an 84 page catalog which is shipped every other month. At times you will be developing print and web advertising for the company as well as some in house marketing materials. You will be working alongside a creative director/ photographer to help with the process.
Candidates with flexibility in web design as well as advertising and logo/identity design are a definite plus.
We are looking for someone to become a part of our team, a problem solver, a cyclist and most importantly someone who is ready to work with others to create a high quality, clean identity for our company.
Specific Skills Needed
• Personal commitment to high quality performance through integrity, accountability and teamwork
• Strong conceptual, typographic, design, layout, production, editing, and print prep skills
• Outstanding organizational skills and self-motivation
• Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
• Excellent knowledge of InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, and Dreamweaver
• Excellent knowledge of web graphic applications and building dynamic web applications
If this all sounds like you then send us your portfolio and resume attn: Josh at excelsports.com