JOB OPENING

Graphic Designer

We are on the lookout for a full time graphic designer to bring two

new brands to life in the game and gift categories. It’s a varied role that

will see you illustrating and designing for product and packaging,

and even playing some games!

 

What you'll need

  • At least 3 years experience in the relevant fields with demonstrable success delivering products to consumers

  • Great illustration for mass-market product and a portfolio that shows it off

  • Experience creating individual brands and identities for products

  • Proficiency in the usual InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop applications

  • Proven graphic design experience

  • A keen eye for trends

  • Artworking/print production skills

  • The ability to work independently, on a wide range of product, switching priorities as required and moving projects forward simultaneously toward a shared launch date

  • Experience in packaging and/or publishing a plus

  • Experience or an interest in board games a big plus

  • Experience or an interest in casual board games a big plus (think 20 minute playtime)

 

What you’ll do

  • Be responsible for the graphic design and illustration of all our products, from jigsaw puzzles, to trivia, game and playing cards, board games and their components, packaging and presentation materials

  • Create prototypes for playtesting (mostly stickering cards, and packaging mock ups)

  • Help playtest new game ideas (when it is safe to do so or remotely online)

  • Assist in research and content creation for puzzles, trivia and original games

  • Comp shop and contribute ideas for new products, trends and themes

  • Prepare files for print, organise prototypes and check production samples

Location: New York but for the moment, working remotely with occasional meetings in stores/at the office. 

 

How to apply

Send us your resume, a portfolio or link to one online and a quick introduction to who you are and why you think you’d be great for the team. Please submit your application to talent@yellowcabgames.com.