Excel Sportswear is looking for additional illustrators, designers and cartoonists to supplement our in-house art staff. Our specialties include public schools, fire departments, police departments, and car and motorcycle dealerships. We have a never-ending need for original illustrations of mascots, cars, high school sports action shots, and many other types of designs.
The ideal candidates have solid illustration, line art, design and layout skills as well as the ability to work independently and meet deadlines. Knowledge of computers is required. Previous freelance experience and references are a must.
The job details are as follows:
Ability to work independently and meet deadlines
Ability to follow specific customer directions
Professional illustration and layout skills
Solid background in Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator. This includes the ability to trace line art into the computer, work with color palettes, and export artwork in various formats. Knowledge of Corel Draw is a plus. You must be a licensed user of this software.
Solid design and conceptualization skills. Ability to “create something from nothing.”
Ability to recognize current trends and styles and adapt artwork to emulate those designs.
Basic computer knowledge including how to use scanners, printers and email.
Compensation is based on the quality of your work. Once submitted, all art becomes the property of Excel Sportswear.
This is a fully independent contractor position, no benefits or association with Excel Sportswear as an employee is offered or suggested by this offer.