Minnesota United FC

Freelance Junior Designer

Type of work: Freelance
Location: Golden Valley, MN
Date Posted: February 23rd, 2014
Description:

Soccer is the global game and the fastest growing sport in the country. Minnesota United FC is the epicenter of growth of the game in the Twin Cities and Minnesota. Under new ownership and rebranded at the beginning of the 2013 Season, Minnesota United FC is dedicated to making professional soccer sustainable in the state of Minnesota. Our position as a growing sports franchise creates a unique atmosphere where "start-up" meets pro sports team. A career with Minnesota United will allow you to merge a passion for business, professional growth, and a unique career in professional sports.

Junior Designer

This is an on-location, contract-to-hire position that will require you to work from our Golden Valley location.

Responsibilities:

The Junior Designer reports to the Art Director and works with the Communications team to create brand-specific marketing materials.

Creates various print and digital marketing pieces.
Maintains brand standards, as explained by the Art Director.
Prepares files for outside vendors, sponsors, and printers as needed.
Edits and changes files as needed.
Performs other job-related duties as assigned by the Art Director.

Requirements:

Degree in graphic design.
1-2 years of ad agency or corporate experience.
Proficiency with Apple products.
Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite 6.
Proficient oral and written communication skills.
Sense of appropriate photo usage.
Digital and print experience.
Ability to meet deadlines.
Strong attention to detail.
A sense of humor.
Interest in sports preferred.

How to apply:

Email resume and a portfolio of your work or a link to your website to jobs@mnunitedfc.com.

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