Advertising: Creative, Creative/Design, Marketing: Other
4 Year Degree
Looking for a great creative opportunity? Want to make a positive social impact?
National Co+op Grocers (NCG) is a member-owned business service cooperative providing a variety of services to retail food co-ops in 37 states. NCG helps unify food co-ops in order to optimize operational and marketing resources, strengthen purchasing power, and offer more value to food co-op shoppers everywhere.
We are seeking an energetic and creative individual to help us craft well-designed communications that make a solid case in support of food co-ops.
This is an ideal position for an experienced graphic designer interested in having a direct impact on the success of food co-ops, their suppliers, and the communities they serve. This position will be based in NCG’s St. Paul, MN office. Relocation assistance is available for this opportunity!
Help us spread the word about why co-ops matter by producing a host of marketing support materials such as flyers, brochures, social media graphics, point of sale posters, ads and other collateral.
Help us strengthen NCG by supporting staff through design, layout and production of training materials, sell sheets and other forms of communication.
Help NCG co-op stores directly by assisting with specific projects or providing counsel on graphic design issues.
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent with an emphasis in design.
8 years graphic design experience; 2-4 years in a lead or senior designer role.
Demonstrated skill in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Acrobat).
Strong Interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
Natural food, grocery or retail design experience a plus.
Our people are our assets; we offer a generous salary and benefits package including 4 weeks PTO at hire, medical, dental, vision, company paid Life/ Disability/ Long Term Care insurance, HSA/FSA with company contribution, a matching 401K plan with profit sharing and much more.
Conveniently located between St. Paul and Minneapolis 2610 University Ave W, Suite 150 | St. Paul, MN 55114 Free Parking | Front Door Light Rail Station (Westgate - Green Line)
About NCG: National Co+op Grocers (NCG), founded in 1999, is a business services cooperative for retail food co-ops located throughout the United States. We represent 147 food co-ops operating over 200 stores in 37 states with combined annual sales over $2 billion and over 1.3 million consumer-owners. NCG helps unify natural food co-ops in order to optimize operational and marketing resources, strengthen purchasing power, and ultimately offer more value to natural food co-op owners and shoppers everywhere. By providing a variety of purchasing, management, development, marketing and other services, our co-ops are able to gain many of the advantages large grocery chains enjoy, while still reflecting the unique qualities of their local communities. For a map of NCG member and associate co-ops, visit our Find-a-Co-op page. To learn more about co-ops, visit www.strongertogether.coop.
Apply By: February 9, 2018
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About National Co+op Grocers
National Co+op Grocers (NCG) is a member-owned purchasing and business service cooperative providing a variety of services to retail food co-ops in 37 states. NCG helps unify food co-ops in order to optimize operational and marketing resources, strengthen purchasing power, and offer more value to food co-op shoppers everywhere. NCG provides a fast-paced, dynamic work environment. We are a group of passionate, intelligent, and disciplined people working to improve the food supply and grow the cooperative economy. NCG is well suited for talented individuals seeking to make a difference in our world through their work.