Are you a creative aesthete, visual perfectionist and composition savant? Have you done creative advertising concepts that proudly shone from headers, billboards or covers? Have you visually developed great brands? If so, we want to chat!
Plato is a growing tech startup that offers a work environment that you’ll find nowhere else with a top-notch diverse team, awesome organization with 0% bureaucracy, abundance of working and learning tools, and last but not least - the opportunity to make a change with your work. If you’re ready for a life-changing step of your career please do apply. With Plato you will have the unique opportunity to build a brand from its very start and participate in its growth.
You would be joining our mostly remote and multicultural growing startup headquartered in Chicago - IL.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Self Motivation to:
Illustrate concepts by designing examples of art arrangement, size, type size and style and submitting them for approval.
Think creatively to generate new ideas and implement them visually.
Understand and interpret client briefs and be able to input his/her own knowledge, innovation and perspective.
Ensure that design work is aligned with the brand identity and with other methods of communication.
Work on a range of design pieces, from full-scale branding projects to variety of advertising formats /social media posts, banners, headers, print, etc./
Problem-solve through design integrating creativity to the market reality and company needs.
Closely collaborate with colleagues like marketing manager, copywriter, social media specialist, video editor and other parties to help produce holistic advertising pieces.
Be able to articulate and pitch his ideas to clients, colleagues and others.
Preferred Education, Technical Skills, and Experience:
Education Level: Bachelor’s degree in graphic design, industrial design, fine arts, or interior design, or equivalent experience.
8+ years of experience in graphic design.
Experience in advertising agencies or creative teams will be considered an advantage.
Proficiency in design software and technologies (such as InDesign, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Figma)
Experience working with a diverse team of marketers, digital specialists, designers and other stakeholders.
Ability to clearly communicate design logic and conceptual ideas.
Solid understanding of design principles and design systems.
Strong working knowledge of advertising and promotion design and brand identity development.
Analytical and research skills as a preoperational stage before each project.
Thrive in a place of acceptance of otherness, positive challenge and true impact.
Be creative and passionate about your work enjoying freedom, ownership and autonomy.
Be a part of a well-synchronized fully digital multinational team.
Enjoy working flexible hours from any point of the world.
Collaborate with amazing people and inspiring professionals.
Work in a transparent environment with 0 bureaucracy.
Have company ownership (stock bonuses).
Include a link to your portfolio in your cover letter, showcasing excellent graphic design, brand creation, and visual elements.
Complete a fun exercise during a live call with one of our team members.
Answer the questions below completely when submitting your application.
This position would be remote.
We are not able to provide visa sponsorship at this time.