Designer
Job Details
Brooklyn - Brooklyn, NY

 THE ROLE 

 

Gotham Greens is seeking a Designer to help Gotham Greens grow as a modern, sustainable fresh food brand. In this role, you will help develop and articulate Gotham Greens’ visual brand across a variety of print and digital mediums. You will join you a team that is responsible for how the Gotham Greens brand is brought to life visually, digitally, and experientially – from design strategy to concepting to production. This includes design of Gotham Greens’ digital properties, packaging, shopper marketing, marketing communications, environments (e.g., trade shows, field marketing), and social content, among others. The ideal candidate is a detail-oriented designer who loves consistency, understands the importance of knowing your audience, what resonates with them, and how to distill complex ideas into fresh and compelling creative. This role reports to the Senior Brand Manager.  

 

Gotham Greens is creating new ways to farm, produce local food, revitalize communities and innovate for a sustainable future. As we grow our brand, we want to continue scaling our presence across print and digital mediums in a way that feels ownable to who we are as a brand and genuine to whom we engage with every day.   

 

 WHAT YOU’LL DO 

 

  • Complete end-to-end creative projects, from concept and competitive research to presentations and design implementation.   

  • Execute digital and print design production of approved design work based on a strategic direction, including digital and print collateral.  

  • Adapt Gotham Greens’ visual brand language to marketing collateral, including print materials, presentations, signage, etc. 

  • Ensure that projects and internal company documents adhere to the Gotham Greens style guide. 

  • Proofread and edit documents before going to print to ensure consistency and accuracy.  

  • Help catalog and update Gotham Greens’ design files and image library to ensure accessibility and optimize collaboration.  

  • Create new templates for internal documentation, including power point decks, greenhouse signage, SOPs and other employee resources.  

  • Contribute to post-production editing of photography and video content  

 

 WHO YOU ARE 

 

  • At least 5 years of design experience in ad agency/in-house or marketing services experience with a related degree 

  • Proficient knowledge in standard design tools, including Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator & InDesign) and Microsoft PowerPoint 

  • Concept and idea-driven, whether that is starting with an original concept or retrofitting an existing one 

  • Strong designer with a clear grasp of layout, typography and hierarchy 

  • Reliable and highly motivated with a creative flair and lively personality 

  • Flexibility and an interest in creative collaboration between cross-functional internal teams  

  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills  

  • Knowledge of After Effects, motion design and video editing a plus 

  • Generates content quickly and perfectly, while sticking to deadlines 

  • Self-starter with strong multi-tasking capabilities and a positive can-do approach to problem-solving.   

  • Passion for sustainable agriculture and food 

 

WHO WE ARE

 

Gotham Greens is on a mission to transform how and where fresh produce is grown. We are a pioneer in urban indoor agriculture and a leading fresh produce and food company. Through our national network of local high-tech farms, Gotham Greens delivers fresh, long-lasting, and delicious leafy greens, herbs, salad dressings and pesto dip all year round to retail, restaurant, and foodservice customers.

 

Today, Gotham Greens has 9 locations with 600,000+ sq. ft. of hydroponic greenhouses across six U.S. states and over 400 team members. Since its launch in 2011, Gotham Greens has grown from a single urban rooftop greenhouse in Brooklyn, N.Y., to a multi-state greenhouse operator and one of the largest hydroponic leafy green producers in North America.

 

Gotham Greens recently raised $87 million in new equity and debt capital, bringing our total financing to $130 million and fueling our company's next phase of growth.

  

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