The Gap, Inc. Associate Graphic Designer in San Francisco, California
About Old Navy
Forget what you know about old-school industry rules. When you work at Old Navy, you’re choosing a different path. From day one, we’ve been on a mission to democratize fashion and make shopping fun again. Our teams make style accessible to everyone, creating high-quality, must-have fashion essentials for the whole family, with love, season after season.
We opened our first store in 1994 in San Francisco and have been on a roll ever since. We cultivate a community of playful personalities that thrive in a fast-paced environment where our employees can be their most authentic selves. Here, we’re family.
About the role
The Associate Graphic Designer is part of the Old Navy Global Marketing Team.
What you'll do
Develop innovative design solutions for marketing materials; Digital emails, promos, site banners print signage. More heavily focused on digital.
Design weekly campaigns using templates and toolkits, with an understanding of brand standards.
Review/approve mechanical files produced by Production Artists.
A keen eye for detail along with a healthy mix of creative and technical know-how.
Strong typography and layout skills.
Jump on hot projects and be a quick thinker.
Problem solve and come up with creative solutions when design tweaks are needed.
Execute tactical direction from Art Directors efficiently.
Independently manage workload and deliver work on time.
Ability to work in a fast paced environment and multi-task across different projects.
Effectively communicate expectations with the Studio Manager and Project Manager.
Maintain absolute accuracy and attention to detail throughout the creative and production process.
Understanding of brand narrative and storytelling
Passion for design, style & fashion
A team player, with strong collaboration with creative team.
Finalize digital artwork, ensuring all creative material is optimized and provided in correct format for handoff.
Who you are
BA in Graphic Design or related area.
Self-starter with 1-3 years of experience.
Retail, fashion or agency experience preferred.
Highly proficient in Adobe Creative Cloud. Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign.
Strong organizational and time management skills.
Ability to prioritize.
Experience in digital emails and print creative.
Able to navigate server structures, such as Box or Sharepoint.
Notice to applicants in San Francisco: Gap Inc. and its related brands will consider for employment, qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. The Fair Chance Ordinance is provided here: English (http://sfgov.org/olse/sites/default/files/Document/FCO%20Art.%2049%20Official%20Notice%20to%20print%202017.pdf) Spanish Chinese (http://sfgov.org/olse/sites/default/files/FileCenter/Documents/12075-Art%2049%20Official%20Notice%20Final%20Chinese%20%282%29%209.16.14.pdf) Tagalog
Benefits at Old Navy
Merchandise discount for our brands: 50% off regular-priced merchandise at Old Navy, Gap, Banana Republic and Athleta, and 30% off at Outlet for all employees.
One of the most competitive Paid Time Off plans in the industry.*
Employees can take up to five “on the clock” hours each month to volunteer at a charity of their choice.*
Extensive 401(k) plan with company matching for contributions up to four percent of an employee’s base pay.*
Employee stock purchase plan.*
Medical, dental, vision and life insurance.*
See more (https://corporate.gapinc.com/en-us/careers/gap-inc-careers/gap-inc-benefits) of the benefits we offer.
*For eligible employees
Gap Inc. is an equal-opportunity employer and is committed to providing a workplace free from harassment and discrimination. We are committed to recruiting, hiring, training and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds, and make all employment decisions without regard to any protected status. We have received numerous awards for our long-held commitment to equality and will continue to foster a diverse and inclusive environment of belonging. This year, we’ve been named as one of the Best Places to Work by the Humans Rights Campaign (https://www.hrc.org/resources/best-places-to-work-2019) for the fourteenth consecutive year and have been included in the 2019 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index (https://www.gapinc.com/en-us/articles/2019/01/gap-inc-recognized-in-2019-bloomberg-gender-equali) for the second year in a row.