Verizon Senior Graphic Designer - Retail in New York, New York

What you’ll be doing...

At 140 West, you will be part of the energy that’s evolving the Verizon brand to become a leading technology player. The new Tribeca space will bring together some of the industry’s sharpest minds across a multitude of disciplines, creating an integrated team that can be responsive and innovative across every Verizon touchpoint.

As our Senior Graphic Designer (Sr Designer), you will provide graphic design expertise for all 2D Retail Design/Branded Environments within the in-house agency. Working in collaboration with counterpart Architects, Display Designers and Graphic Designers (3D and 2D Creative Design), this position contributes to the success and look & feel (interior concepts, materials and finishes) in all Verizon branded environments.

This is a hands-on position for someone with demonstrated achievements in brand and retail excellence, who can successfully manage the balance between business, technology and design. We are looking for a creative who will help Verizon become the leader in store design and experience.

You will work closely with a team of designers and architects, and will have the needed skills to translate business requirements into clear design direction in a physical environment. You are person who has worked with large iconic brands, and can turn the most unique custom experience into scalable programs for our large fleet of retail locations and customer touch points.

  • Executing the concept and design of our new Next-Gen retail concept, and taking it to the next level, specifically with colors, materials, furnishings and finishes.

  • Playing an active role in creating conceptual ideas in brainstorms or offline creative development.

  • Developing interior design strategy for all Verizon channels (Direct /Indirect) with limited input and guidance from senior team members.

  • Collaborating with other Designers and Creatives to artfully build creative solutions to address specific project objectives.

  • Recommending, researching and developing the latest interior trends/experiences to drive creative strategy and execution.

  • Being accountable for the final development and production of creative assets and ensuring accuracy, attention to details and overall meets or exceeds the design objectives.

  • Handling strategic deployment of Next-Gen look and feel into all Verizon physical spaces.

  • Ensuring brand guidelines and directives are implemented, embraced and adhered to in all executions.

  • Working to improve the integrated team’s overall performance and embracing a collaborative approach.

  • Actively participating in the ideation process leveraging research, analytics and brand insights.

  • Producing work that adheres to brand standards, but also able to explore new interpretations of the brand and developing out-of-the-box approaches to grow the retail experience.

  • Understanding that all projects require attention to detail so that work is on-time, on-budget and on-strategy.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor's degree or four or more years of work experience.

  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design.

  • Ten or more years of professional level experience.

  • Portfolio.

  • External architectural/interior design studio experience.

  • In-House retail design experience.

  • Demonstrated creative conceptualization skills.

  • Demonstrated proficient expertise in Adobe Creative Suite programs.

  • Capability to state opinions clearly and can verbally describe visual concepts.

  • Experience with reclaimed and recycled materials.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer- and celebrate our employees' differences,including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. Different makes us better.

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