Aug 5, 2022


Flyleaf Creative, Inc.

Graphic Designer

Junior to Mid


New York, NY

Anita Merk

Job Description

About Flyleaf Creative: Flyleaf Creative is an award-winning multidisciplinary design firm that builds brands and digital strategy for mission-driven organizations that are undergoing great transitions. With over 25 years in communications design, we strive to produce meaningful work that improves lives, specializing in the fields of arts & culture, criminal justice reform, education, and freedom of expression. We seek collaborators with similar interests in those fields who are adept at bringing awareness and energy to our clients' work. We value diversity in our team members, consultants, and clients, and we aim to uphold an informed perspective about the context within which our work and that of our clients exists. We are committed to the work of advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in our own organization, and we embrace the fact that this value only strengthens our work. We always tackle projects that encompass more than one design discipline including branding, web design, digital marketing, print communications, and large-scale environmental graphics and signage programs, for clients such as St. Ann’s Warehouse, the Apollo, Bard Prison Initiative, MCC Theater, Longwood Gardens, Negro Leagues Baseball Museum, and the Yogi Berra Museum & Learning Center. About the Role: Flyleaf is growing! We are looking to add a full-time Graphic Designer who has 3+ years of multidisciplinary experience, with an emphasis on branding, brand systems, and brand activation campaigns. Ideally, the designer has some experience working with cultural and/or advocacy-oriented clients. Our projects require a very creative and organized individual with an enterprising spirit who can think independently and work collaboratively, while contributing their intellectual passions to the life of the studio. We are looking for someone who is capable of making gorgeous, ground-breaking work, bringing a fresh playful approach to brand activations and can guide projects through every stage of their life cycles. The studio consists of the principal, account/project manager, three designers, a remote digital team, and strategic consultants that are a regular part of the extended Flyleaf family. We are looking for a designer who thinks strategically and is a highly motivated, detail-oriented team player who will liaise directly with the principal, design team, and client, and is responsible for delivering high-quality projects on time. Ideal Candidates Should Have: –Interest in and/or awareness of culture, performing arts, literature, public policy, or other mission-based issues; some experience with clients in these fields is preferred –Solid understanding of the R&D and design development process for branding and creation of visual brand systems, brand voice, and presentation decks –Experience creating whole or portions of multi-platform brand activation campaigns based on research of the client’s mission and brand language such as: digital marketing campaigns (e.g., website, social media, eblast); advertising campaigns (e.g., digital display, out of home); print collateral (e.g., brochures, annual reports); large-scale graphics and special events collateral –Strong conceptual thinking and leadership skills with confidence to communicate ideas clearly while working closely with a small internal team, clients, outside consultants, developers, and printers –Solid understanding of designing and launching websites with sensitivity to accessibility and user experience –Flexibility and willingness to learn and take on new challenges –Willingness to take charge of projects while enjoying the autonomy of working in a small studio –Comfortable with highly collaborative team environments –Familiarity with the following is a plus: large-scale graphics and/or environmental signage design; motion graphics skills and/or light video editing; illustration skills –Interest in contributing to studio marketing initiatives, a plus Check out our full job description:

# of People on Team
1 Person
5 People
# of P.O.C. on Team
1 Person
1 People
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