Triple Crown Sports is seeking a talented, motivated and innovative designer to create graphics for one of the top sporting event companies in the country. The Graphic Designer position will report to the Director of Creative Services and supports the sales, branding, marketing, web, merchandise, media and digital strategies for the company. Design tasks include but are not limited to sales collateral, event signage, traditional and digital ads, e-mail, logos, social media graphics, website graphics, and video graphics. The Graphic Designer will also work closely with event directors and other members of the branding team to drive the creative vision for Triple Crown Sports and ensure that vision aligns with the company’s overall strategy.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
Conceive, design and produce traditional, digital, logo and video graphic materials for Triple Crown Sports.
Work in coordination with media, merchandise, digital and marketing departments to ensure projects are completed on deadline.
Manage creative assets.
Work with outside graphic and print vendors when needed.
Collaborate with Event Directors to help leverage graphics to achieve their goals.
All other duties as assigned by the Director of Creative Services and VP of Media and Branding.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Strong attention to detail.
Ability to work under time constraints and meet assigned deadlines.
Proficient in the creation of online, print and logo design.
Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite products, particularly Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator and After Effects.
Work Experience Requirements:
2+ years of graphic design experience (sports background preferred)
Portfolio that represents a variety of projects and skillsets.
About Triple Crown Sports
Triple Crown Sports is based in beautiful Fort Collins, CO, about an hour north of Denver and consistently ranked as one of the most desirable places to live in the country. Nestled along the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, Fort Collins offers countless outdoor activities, boasts one of the top microbrewery scenes in the world and is home to Colorado State University. Triple Crown Sports has been producing sporting events for more than 35 years and is a family-owned company. Now with over 55 full time employees, TCS has grown its brand nationally as one of the premier event companies for youth, high school and college sports. TCS specializes in premium-produced events in 5 sports (baseball, basketball, softball, volleyball and lacrosse) played in destination locations that stretch from San Diego to New York City and everything in between. TCS produces a men’s and women’s DI college basketball event in Mexico called the Cancun Challenge, along with the women’s basketball Preseason and Postseason DI NIT, the Puerto Vallarta College Challenge (DI softball), the National Invitational Volleyball Championship (DI NIT) and National Invitational Softball Championship (DI NIT).