United Fresh is seeking a creative professional who will be primarily responsible for the association’s visual presence across all marketing and communications platforms.This individual will have a sharp eye for color, branding, typography, illustration, and photo manipulation. They will be responsible for maintaining the association’s visual brand narrative through long- and short-form video, photography, infographics and other digital assets to support broader marketing initiatives. This position will report to the Senior Director of Marketing & Communications.
Develop and present design concepts that solve design challenges while aligning with United Fresh’s brand and graphic identity.
Execute concept and layout for a variety of assets including brochures, emails, postcards, digital ads, etc.
Apply existing concepts to new assets in a manner consistent with the United Fresh brand.
Implement the conceptual and stylistic direction for design projects and see them through their completion for a wide variety of projects, including, but not limited to, direct mail, print ads, online ads, reports, exhibitions and product packaging.
Confer and interface with various departments and stakeholders throughout the design and production process.
Support brand consistency through all visual assets.
Prepare files professionally for printing and publishing.
Coordinate with vendors and provide oversight to production process.
BFA in graphic design, video production, or marketing preferred.
1-3 years of professional experience.
A passion for creative service supported by a strong and diverse creative portfolio.
Impeccable attention to detail.
Strong interpersonal communications and presentation skills.
Proactive approach to achieving individual and team goals.
Ability to balance competing priorities and work independently.
Proficiency with video editing software required.
Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite.
Experience with membership based organizations or trade shows a plus.
About United Fresh Produce Association
Founded in 1904, the United Fresh Produce Association brings together companies across every segment of the fresh produce supply chain, including growers, shippers, fresh cut processors, wholesalers, distributors, retailers, foodservice operators, industry suppliers and allied associations. We empower industry leaders to shape sound government policy. We deliver the resources and expertise companies need to succeed in managing complex business and technical issues. We provide the training and development individuals need to advance their careers in produce. Through these endeavors, we unite out industry with a common purpose – to build long-term value for our members and grow produce consumption. For more information, visit www.unitedfresh.org.