We make ordinary days extraordinary for our guests and your career could be extraordinary with Marcus Theatres. We have 69 theatres in 8 states, where you can begin a career with limitless growth potential. We have an exciting opportunity for a Creative Designer to join our team!With expanding operations, now is a great time to join us at our Marcus Theatres’ corporate office in downtown Milwaukee.
Founded on November 1, 1935 with a single movie theatre in the small town of Ripon, Wisconsin, Ben Marcus began what has become an entertainment and lodging empire. Ben was said to have always hired the best people he could find, surrounding himself with experts – a practice the company continues to this day.
The importance of family has always played a vital role at the Marcus Corporation. No matter what your last name, every associate of the Marcus Corporation is a part of the Marcus family, and we look forward to adding you to that list! Marcus Theatres offers a comprehensive benefits package and extraordinary extras (including free movies!), to keep our employees happy and healthy, both on and off the clock.
The Creative Designer is responsible for conceptualization and implementation of design of solutions that meet marketing strategies from concept to completion.
Broad Description of Duties:
The creative designer will work primarily in Adobe Creative Suite. Daily projects will include designing digital, print and web graphics for Marcus Theatres within the sales, concessions, advertising and food & beverage departments with additional support to corporate departments as necessary.
This position reports to the Creative Services Manager.
Essential Functions/Job Duties:
Develop art and design content for Theatre division brands and products for use in marketing, advertising and promotional materials. Projects include but not limited to:
Create, identify, and execute original and engaging design solutions
Design marketing communication pieces including overall theme development, individual piece designs, etc.
Brainstorm and collaborate with creative and marketing teams to build conceptual and strategic solutions
Organize daily requests and projects
Create/provide art direction for motion graphics for digital network and on-screen use
Collaborate with other team members, freelance designers, and external vendors; assist design interns, providing art direction, workload management and development of design skills.
3-5 years design experience
Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design, or similar field
Proficiency in graphic design software such as Adobe Creative Suite including: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign
Compelling portfolio of work exhibiting well-crafted layouts, strong typography and color
Outstanding communications skills - visually, verbally and in writing
Excellent project- and time-management skills and attention to detail
Ability to multitask, manage and meet multiple concurrent deadlines
Applicants must include portfolio when applying
Beneficial, but not required:
Photography or photo art direction experience
Knowledge or experience using Adobe After Effects and/or Adobe Premiere
Experience with audio/video production/story boarding
Primary Location: Wisconsin-Milwaukee-Marcus Theatres General Admn
Work Locations: Marcus Theatres General Admn 100 East Wisconsin Avenue Suite 2000 Milwaukee 53202
Job: Sales & Marketing
Employee Status: Regular
Job Type: Experienced
Job Level: Team Leader
Job Posting: Dec 17, 2018, 4:24:23 PM