HD Supply Graphic Designer in Roseville, California

Company Overview

HD Supply (NASDAQ:HDS) ( www.hdsupply.com ) is one of the largest industrial distributors in North America. The company provides a broad range of products and value-add services to approximately 500,000 customers with leadership positions in maintenance, repair and operations and specialty construction sectors. Through approximately 260 locations across 36 states and six Canadian provinces, the company's approximately 11,000 associates provide localized, customer-driven services including jobsite delivery, will call or direct-ship options, diversified logistics and innovative solutions that contribute to its customers' success. With an active commitment to the communities in which we operate, HD Supply associates are part of a thriving organization that supports the virtues of wellness, diversity and inclusion – all of which are top priorities for the company. Equally as important is empowering our associates to grow professionally while providing competitive benefits and compensation. If you’re ready to find a rewarding career and achieve your full potential with a growing industry leader, HD Supply is ready for you!

Job Description & Qualifications

Job Summary

Responsible for preparing and coordinating the design and layout of advertising material.

Major Tasks, Responsibilities and Key Accountabilities

  • Manages and coordinates bi-monthly special flyers. Establishes schedules to meet deadlines for production and works with/coordinates the efforts of others as necessary to meet deadlines. Works with merchandisers and advertising directors to paginate and review products and/or promotions for inclusion. Follows through with design and layout.

  • Administers databases, including photos, bookmarks, vendor contacts, and PDF archives. Performs regular maintenance of computer and output systems. Makes all corrections and updates to existing product lines. Enters new products for catalog inclusion.

  • Prepares copies by assembling facts and proofing. Prepares art by acquiring images of products and logos and prepares photos for inclusion in layout. Prepares and delivers final pages to printer. Works with billing department to ensure proper and timely payment.

  • Assists in production of the Buyer's Guide, including database management, layout, design, photo, copy, and pre-press production.

  • Researches, evaluates, and installs software and hardware for the advertising department. Recommends software and hardware upgrades to manager.

  • Produces trade publication advertisements, store displays, tool time tags, equipment tags, store promotional materials, trade show flyers, and special event flyers.

  • Orders necessary supplies and sets up service calls for department equipment and systems.

Nature and Scope

  • Demonstrates skill in data analysis techniques by resolving missing/incomplete information and inconsistencies/anomalies in more complex research/data.

  • Nature of work requires increasing independence; receives guidance only on unusual, complex problems or issues. Work review typically involves periodic review of output by a supervisor and/or direct customers of the process.

  • May provide general guidance/direction to or train junior level support or professional personnel.

Work Environment

  • Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.

  • Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.

  • Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.

Education and Experience

  • Typically requires BS/BA in a related discipline. Generally 2-5 years of experience in a related field OR MS/MA and generally 2-4 years of experience in a related field. Certification is required in some areas.

Preferred Qualifications & Job Specific Details

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with 4-color printing processes, pre-flighting files, and creating print-ready PDFs is required. Familiarity with design software and basic troubleshooting techniques.

  • Experience with print production.

Job ID 2018-30003

Business Unit Home Improvement Solutions

Functional Area Marketing

Remote Position? No

Position Type Full-Time

HD Supply is an Equal Opportunity Minority/Female/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veteran and Affirmative Action Employer. HD Supply considers for employment and hires qualified candidates without regard to age, race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, protected veteran or disability status or any factor prohibited by law.