Nike EMEA Store Graphic Designer II in Hilversum, Netherlands

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NIKE, Inc. does more than outfit the world's best athletes. It is a place to explore potential, obliterate boundaries and push out the edges of what can be. The company looks for people who can grow, think, dream and create. Its culture thrives by embracing diversity and rewarding imagination. The brand seeks achievers, leaders and visionaries. At Nike, it’s about each person bringing skills and passion to a challenging and constantly evolving game.

Nike Designers combine relentless curiosity and passion for sport to transform the insights of athletes into innovations that advance human potential. A diverse community with expertise in apparel, footwear and graphic design as well as color experts, material designers, communicators and conceptual thinkers, Nike Design delivers innovation to athletes from insight to in-store and beyond. Like the athletes Nike serves, its designers constantly seek to raise the bar, knowing that in the pursuit of greatness, there is no finish line.

Description

As our Design II Environmental Graphics Designer working under the direction of our Sr. Graphic Designer or Director, you'll collaborate in the development of innovative brand retail experiences and the development of the consumer journey within our retail environments.

You'll use your advanced graphic design knowledge to create unique in-store graphic statements, art moments, and brand installations— analog or digital — that enhance the total Nike consumer retail experience. You will apply your graphic design sensibility to different materials to weave brand language into the architecture of the retail space. You’ll apply local consumer insights to create tailored solutions to multiple store concepts in various markets. You'll elevate the brand language for designated retail zones and/or projects.

You'll work within project teams as well as independently to find the most creative solutions to each unique project. You'll present and communicate your design concepts to your team/leader/Director and create presentation materials that effectively communicate vision and goals. Once design land innovative concepts to the environmental space, you will apply technical skills, design craftsmanship and attention to detail to ensure the highest quality of executions in collaboration with production vendors and execution teams.

Qualifications

Requirements:

• Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design, Environmental Design, Fine Arts, or similar degree and 5+ years graphic/branding design or experience.

• Some environmental (or retail) design industry experience is preferred.

• Proven ability to perform and apply design skills— including brand story telling, ideation, typography, color theory, and use of texture, pattern, and scale.

• Elevated experience in graphic design development and communication, including branding, layout and composition.

• Knowledge of and sensitivity to trends influencing design in general and the athletic industry specifically.

• Retail enthusiast, aware of store environments and their consumer impact.

• Awareness of fine art, interior design and graphic arts culture and industry.

• High level of expertise using design software/technology with ability to produce electronic files for production purposes.

• Ability to work cooperatively with coworkers and within design teams, sharing ideas and developing effective solutions inline with brand plans and company mission.

• Strong oral and written communication and presentation skills in local market language.

• Ability to manage multiple, simultaneous work priorities, creative input and changes.

• Ability to manage contractors/external vendors including freelancers, as well as design and production agencies.

• Advanced knowledge and skills in design software — Adobe Creative Suite a must, Sketch Up a bonus.

• Travel 10%

We're interested in learning more about you and appreciate you taking the time to apply online.

Nike, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) that strives to create a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture.

#LI-EMEA

Qualifications

Requirements:

• Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design, Environmental Design, Fine Arts, or similar degree and 5+ years graphic/branding design or experience.

• Some environmental (or retail) design industry experience is preferred.

• Proven ability to perform and apply design skills— including brand story telling, ideation, typography, color theory, and use of texture, pattern, and scale.

• Elevated experience in graphic design development and communication, including branding, layout and composition.

• Knowledge of and sensitivity to trends influencing design in general and the athletic industry specifically.

• Retail enthusiast, aware of store environments and their consumer impact.

• Awareness of fine art, interior design and graphic arts culture and industry.

• High level of expertise using design software/technology with ability to produce electronic files for production purposes.

• Ability to work cooperatively with coworkers and within design teams, sharing ideas and developing effective solutions inline with brand plans and company mission.

• Strong oral and written communication and presentation skills in local market language.

• Ability to manage multiple, simultaneous work priorities, creative input and changes.

• Ability to manage contractors/external vendors including freelancers, as well as design and production agencies.

• Advanced knowledge and skills in design software — Adobe Creative Suite a must, Sketch Up a bonus.

• Travel 10%

We're interested in learning more about you and appreciate you taking the time to apply online.

Nike, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) that strives to create a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture.

#LI-EMEA

NIKE, Inc. is a growth company that looks for team members to grow with it. Nike offers a generous total rewards package, casual work environment, a diverse and inclusive culture, and an electric atmosphere for professional development. No matter the location, or the role, every Nike employee shares one galvanizing mission: To bring inspiration and innovation to every athlete* in the world.

NIKE, Inc. is committed to employing a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or disability.

Job ID: 00391851

Location: Netherlands-North Holland-Hilversum

Job Category: Design