It takes more than just passion to be the leader in your category. That’s why at JAKROO we seek the exceptional, the motivated and the innovative. Depending on your educational background and objectives, JAKROO offers opportunities ranging from graphic design, website development, business analysis, and sports marketing. Our internship programs provide candidates with the opportunity to gain valuable hands-on experience in virtually every area of the On Demand Custom Apparel Business.

Graphic Designer (February 2015)
Graphic Designer
Experience: 2+ Years
Rate: Based on Experience (Full-Time)
Location: Pleasanton, CA

JAKROO Custom Apparel is hiring a new Graphic Designer to join our growing Art Department. You will work closely with our Art Director and other Designers to create custom apparel designs for team sports such as Cycling, Running, Triathlon, and Cross Country Skiing. Ability to multi task and be creative with short deadlines is a must. We are looking for a designer who can “hit the ground running” and become a asset to our growing company. With our “busy” season quickly approaching, it is important that we find the right candidate who can take on the challenge.

Job Description:
• Translate client notes into one-of-a-kind sports apparel designs in Adobe Illustrator.
• Re-work and manipulate existing vector art to create eye catching designs.
• Vetting and proofing design’s before sending to print department.
• Web and Print marketing projects.

Key Requirements:
• Graphic design professional best practices: Quick keys, layering, grouping, bleeds, embedding, expanding graphics, etc.
• Excellent time management
• Attention to detail and accuracy mandatory
• Adobe Illustrator & Photoshop
• Work in fast pace environment with tight deadlines
• Superior communication and interpersonal skills
• Working knowledge of Pantone color matching system
• Quick to learn
• Mac OSX
• Go get ‘em attitude

Additional Skills (preferred but not required):
• Working knowledge of Netsuite platform
• Experience with HTML coding
• WordPress
• Java scripting
• Marketing experience

Send resumes through to: artdept@jakroousa.com

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