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Senior Designer

Location: Modesto, CA, US

Date: Aug 27, 2021

Company: E. & J. Gallo

Why Gallo?

With a global portfolio of over 100 unique wine and spirits brands, we are the largest family-owned winery in the world. Apply Today! Our Brands. Your Future.

The Sr. Designer engages in creative design efforts that include conceptualizing, developing and delivering innovative strategic on-target solutions for all assigned projects (Packaging, POS, digital, etc.). Responsible for executing strategic vision and direction set by the creative services department leadership team as well as supporting the establishing project budgets for brand optimizations, brand refreshes, line extensions and execution of existing platforms.

What You Will Do:

• Supports the overall efforts of the creative team; collaboratively executes innovative creative projects through solid brand strategy; ensures projects are completed within prescribed timelines and parameters.

• Engages in the completion of design work; contributes creative concepts and sketches as well as evaluates sketches or designs developed by other team members.

• Translates and extends the product brand equities look and feel, brand identity and style guidelines.

• Manages design presentation preparation including mock-ups, mounting and PowerPoint summaries.

• Plans and lays-out design elements for assigned projects; provides clear instructions and prepares final layouts for production team in a clean and organized file format.

• Manages the organization and archiving of all design solutions.

• Collects, reads, interprets and uses related reference documented client briefs to deliver innovative creative with solid brand strategy.

• Develops and maintains knowledge of printing technologies and methodologies for all POS and package components.

• Executes quality control functions, including proofing, reviewing creative output and project processes.

• Delivers professional client presentations in a clear, concise and direct manner that are engaging, visually compelling, persuasive and supported by a sound rationale and strategy.

What You Will Need:

• Bachelor’s degree plus 4 years of creative design experience reflecting increasing levels of responsibility; OR High school diploma or State-issued equivalency certificate plus 8 years of creative design experience reflecting increasing levels of responsibility.

• Package design experience.

• Skilled in the use of the Macintosh platform, Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop at an advanced level; Adobe Acrobat and Microsoft Office suite at a basic level.

• Required to work extended hours when necessary to support the design team in meeting deadlines.

What Will Set You Apart:

• Bachelor’s degree plus 6 years of creative design experience reflecting increasing levels of responsibility.

• Experience coping with change and multi-tasking; experience exhibiting steadiness and stamina in driving for results under prescribed deadlines.

• Design experience in spirits, beer or beverage industry.

• Knowledge of printing technologies and methodologies.

• Knowledge of marketing, consumer research and design principals.

• Knowledge of POS trends, key competitors and sales channel characteristics.

• Knowledge of strategic brand development, branding and marketing equities.

Gallo does not sponsor for employment based visas for this position now or in the future.
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Req. ID: 82627   



Gallo is an Equal Employment opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, traits historically associated with race, including but not limited to, hair texture and protective hairstyles (such as braids, locks, and twists), color, national origin, ancestry, creed, religion, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition as defined by applicable state law (including cancer and predisposing genetic characteristics in California), genetic information, marital status, familial status, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, sexual orientation (actual or perceived), transgender status, sex stereotyping, age, military or veteran status, domestic violence or sexual assault victim status, or any other basis protected by applicable law. 


We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. Gallo is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process.
If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at 209.341.7000.


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