Senior Graphic Designer

Gerber Plumbing Fixtures

Since 1932, Gerber Plumbing Fixtures LLC has been a leading manufacturer of vitreous china plumbing fixtures, faucets, and fittings for the residential, commercial and hospitality construction markets. Gerber’s comprehensive line of high-performance, high-efficiency and eco-friendly plumbing products are sold exclusively to the plumbing professional and are supported with Gerber’s “Best-in-Class” customer service. As a partner in the U.S. EPA WaterSense Program, Gerber is committed to protecting the environment through resource conservation and building best practices.

Position Details

Senior Graphic Designer
Northern Illinois
Woodridge, IL

The Senior Graphic Designer should be a diligent project manager whose portfolio demonstrates design challenges where this person was able to shift priorities while staying impeccably organized. This person is a creative visionary and loves creating new ideas and tailoring designs to draw the attention of various buyers while maintaining brand identity and guidelines. The Senior Graphic Designer should be team-oriented and welcomes input and feedback from team members, and is willing to roll up their sleeves no matter the task. This person should also be multi-faceted; from building and updating brand guidelines to HTML email to print brochure to video, this person should be passionate about all things marketing.


  • Lead design and execution of marketing materials plan across all channels and mediums including website, email, social media, digital/print media, etc. 
  • Manage internal and external resources to set and meet expectations of sales and marketing teams 
  • Deliver marketing collateral materials on schedule and on budget 
  • Provide creative guidance on graphic execution ideas 
  • Develop and manage detailed project plans and schedule timelines 
  • Determine the photography, art or other design elements to be used on projects 
  • Research and provide recommendations based on best practices, as well as industry and consumer trends 
  • Offer a confident creative point of view and work collaboratively with multiple teams while building relationships with creative partners, marketing teams, photographers, etc. 
  • Design marketing literature, packaging and POS 
  • Update and maintain image library based on product changes 
  • Manage collateral (literature and merchandising materials) production and delivery 
  • Coordinate translation requests (i.e. English to French and/or Spanish) 
  • Review proof documents for accuracy, including packaging and printing materials 
  • Work closely with team members in Asia to coordinate and create product packaging concepts and materials 
  • Collaborate with sales and marketing team to develop pitch and presentation decks 
  • Flexibility to perform all other duties as required


  • Bachelor degree in Graphic Design or equivalent education and a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience, or a minimum of 7 years of relevant graphic design experience 
  • Knowledge in all aspects of graphic design: layout, typography, color theory and production processes 
  • Proven project management skills 
  • Experience in the design of marketing materials (print and electronic) 
  • Working knowledge of the Adobe suite of products (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, etc.) 
  • Hands-on experience with WordPress, and CRM/marketing systems such as Salesforce Marketing Cloud or equivalent 
  • Strong command of the oral and written English language for copyediting 
  • Ability to work on multiple projects with multiple deadlines at the same time 
  • Confidence to work autonomously 
  • Flexibility and capability of adapting to change and dealing with uncertainty 
  • Keen attention to detail 
  • Understanding the importance of working within brand guidelines 
  • Experience in managing the print production of marketing materials with outside vendors 
  • Experience working at or with a creative agency is preferred but not required 
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite 
  • Ability to effectively communicate and coordinate with all levels of the organization 
  • Willingness to cooperate and accept added responsibilities 
  • Determination with a “roll up your sleeves” initiative to get the job done

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