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Video and Creative Designer

Location: Mount Pleasant, SC (29466)
Industry: Printing Ink Manufacturing
Job Type: Full Time
Education Level: Bachelor's Degree 

Role Overview

Sawgrass Technologies seeks a creative individual to serve in the role of Video and Creative Designer. This new position will serve as the key content creator for Sawgrass’s creative content, helping to show and tell the Sawgrass story in compelling and broad-reaching ways. Working with members of the Marketing team and other key departments, the Designer helps current and potential users to visualize owning a Sawgrass decorating solution.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Responsible for art direction, video creation and graphic design, seeing all projects through from concept, design, production, completion, and delivery while maintaining the company’s brand identity standards and guidelines.
  • Create designs, concepts, and layouts for promotional materials, print publications, and displays based on knowledge of layout principles and aesthetic design concepts.
  • Able to research and plan design concept and confer with stakeholders to determine needs.
  • Produce drafts to illustrate design concept to showcase arrangement, size, type size, and style, and related aesthetic concepts, discussing them with stakeholders and supervisors.
  • Interprets needs and determine optimal product to suit specific guidelines.
  • Develop graphics and layouts for product illustrations, company logos, and company website/web pages.
  • Create storyboards for how-to and technical videos for Sawgrass solutions.
  • Develop and coordinate company videos for website and online distribution.
  • Maintain organized library of images, photos, videos or other assets, and manage archived assets appropriately.
  • Interface with printers and various external vendors.
  • Coordinates photo and video shoots with internal stakeholders.
  • Assist in creating both print and digital promotional materials including brochures, blogs, marketing copy, and creative displays.
  • Track projects to completion to ensure deadlines are met.
  • Perform tasks and all other duties as assigned to assist the marketing department.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design or Marketing, or related area of concentration. Equivalent experience will be considered.
  • Two years of relevant experience with a portfolio that demonstrates ease of transition between print, digital and video creative work.
  • Demonstrated complete understanding of design fundamentals including:
    • Color theory and relationships, typography, spatial relationships, page composition, grid structures.
  • Understand and able to provide direction on photography and videography shoots.
  • Must have time management skills to effectively handle multiple assignments at one time.
  • Valid driver’s license and access to a properly insured vehicle, as some travel to local outdoor video or photoshoots may be required
  • Photography and video knowledge or experience
  • Must be proficient in web and creative design software (Adobe Creative Suite and video editing tools)
  • Must have strong mastery of English spelling and grammar to proof internal and external communications.
  • Meets all team deadlines and responsibilities, listens to others and values opinions, helps team leader to meet goals, welcomes newcomers, and promotes a positive team atmosphere.

About Sawgrass Technologies

Sawgrass is the leading developer of digital printing technologies that allow customers to customize a vast array of products --- large and small --- including plastics, metals, films, ceramics, and textiles. Sawgrass develops state-of-the-art systems that enable customers around the globe to produce highly customized, high-quality, full-color images. Sawgrass is headquartered in Charleston, South Carolina with additional offices in England, Germany, Spain, Lebanon and Australia.

Sawgrass values the contributions of a diverse workforce and is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Sawgrass is also a drug-free work environment.

Application Instructions

  • Please e–mail a cover letter and resume to careers@sawgrassink.com.
  • Reference “Video and Creative Designer” in your subject line.
  • Please do not phone; only applications submitted as instructed above will be accepted.
  • Due to the large volume of submissions, Sawgrass Technologies will only be contacting those candidates we are interested in interviewing.