Graphic Designer / Marketing Specialist in New Port Richey, FL at Welbilt

Date Posted: 10/16/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We value a strong work ethic and character. At Welbilt, we work hard to ensure that each of our employees has access to a supportive working environment which enables individuals to reach their potential, to be productive and to work to the best of their ability.

We are Welbilt! We are pioneers and innovators. Our industry knowledge and insights stretch back nearly a century, from the original founding of the Hirsch brothers’ Welbilt Stove Company in 1929. We design, manufacture and supply best-in-class food and beverage equipment for the global foodservice market. We attract talent and build careers. We empower you to grow with us. We recognize you and reward you. We win together as one team.

Under broad supervision, provides visual design and concept development for execution and coordinates with product managers, global marketing staff and vendors to ensure that the visual design communicates the desired message and functions.  Demonstrates a thorough understanding of principles related to digital and offset printing processes, graphics and marketing including communicating project specifications. Leads creative aspects of a project with demonstrated ability to manage and execute multiple projects simultaneously, adapt to rapid change and handle detail-oriented projects independently.  Activities include creating and/or coordinating the production of advertising and promotional print and digital materials, advertising campaigns, creating brand promotional merchandise, and measuring effectiveness for return-on-investment.

This position is based in New Port Richey, Florida*.

Major Accountability:

  • Creates computer illustration and design using software tools such as Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop, design graphics, logos, presentation templates, photo collections, web animations, etc.
  • Manages all printed materials utilizing Adobe InDesign and website additions, gathers content information, designs and re-writes materials, gains approvals and designs for print or posting on the web.
  • Creates photo manipulations and cataloging. Manages the photo library and literature files. Coordinates photo shoots as requested.
  • Coordinates and implements related projects, as assigned.


Key Tasks & Responsibilities:


  • Manages vendors regarding project specifications for quotes; controls project implementation including printing process, proofing, press checks, on-time delivery and budget scope.
  • Understands and upholds branding concepts, design quality and brand identity in the development of marketing materials. Serves as point of contact for developing brand identity issues.
  • Works with third-party translation services, as needed, in developing foreign language literature.
  • Coordinates and conducts trade show planning, signage design and execution.
  • Coordinates and conducts updates to pricing catalog. Requries understanding of Salesforce and pricing tool integration to InDesign.
  • Develops and posts materials for website, newsletters and other internal, channel and customer material.
  • Creates and edits videography utilizing iMAC software, as requested by management.             

DISCLAIMER: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by incumbents assigned to this classification.  They are not to be construed as a complete list of responsibilities and duties that may be required of individuals in this classification.


Job Requirements

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree and 4 years of experience preferred. 8 years of relevant experience in lieu of degree.
  • Ability to travel up to 5% of the time.
  • Expert proficiency in relevant graphics software (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Fireworks), QuarkXpress, Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Word, Excel). 
  • In-depth knowledge of printing processes and HTML and Website development.
  • Advanced conceptual and design skills.
  • Ability to interact effectively with customers, dealers, distributors, employees and a variety of cultures.
  • Knowledge of marketing principles and marketing communications including digital marketing channels.
  • Project management skills and ability to work under tight deadlines.
  • Strong communication skills.

*Welbilt, Inc. provides the world’s top chefs, premier chain operators and growing independents with industry-leading equipment and solutions. Our innovative products and solutions are powered by our deep knowledge, operator insights, and culinary expertise. Our portfolio of 12 award-winning product brands includes Cleveland™, Convotherm®, Crem®, Delfield®, Frymaster®, Garland®, Kolpak®, Lincoln™, Manitowoc®, Merco®, Merrychef® and Multiplex®. These product brands are supported by three service brands: KitchenCare®, our aftermarket parts and service brand, FitKitchen®, our fully-integrated kitchen systems brand, and KitchenConnect®, our cloud-based digital platform brand. Headquartered in the Tampa Bay region of Florida, supported by over 5,400 employees and operating 21 manufacturing facilities throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia, we sell through a global network of over 5,000 distributors and dealers in over 100 countries. For more information, visit www.welbilt.com.

 

Welbilt, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer who values diversity in the workplace.  All applicants shall receive equal consideration and treatment in employment without regard to race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, age, sex, marital status, familial status, or medical condition. All recruitment, hiring, placements, transfers and promotions will be on the basis of individual skills, knowledge and abilities, and the feasibility of any necessary job accommodation(s).