Soma Capital Portfolio Jobs

Grapahic Designer



Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico · Palo Alto, CA, USA
Posted on Friday, January 20, 2023

Orchata, Who?

We may sound sweet, but the truth is...This is just a cover and we’re on a not-so-secret mission.

Orchata’s team is working everyday to give millions of local businesses a new opportunity to grow and get into the e-commerce train; a train that has been mostly occupied by large retailers and millionaires companies. Well, no more. Orchata wasn’t a dream for too long, because our team is full of creators and achievers!

Nowadays, we empower local businesses from LATAM with technology, and they keep your house full of your favorite products and the same trust that has represented their brands during the years (and decades). Now this sounds sweet, right? But sweet isn’t good enough yet! And we need to keep growing our team with passionate doers. We won’t be expecting you to have a NASA career, but we expect you to dream beyond Jupiter. If you feel related to these couple of lines, then this is a sign...

About the Role

Orchata is looking for a self-motivated and inspirational Graphic Designer with excellent artistic skills and a desire to work in a fast-paced, successful startup environment. As Graphic Designer you will be responsible for creating designs that will be used internally and externally. You’ll be in charge of helping teams create beautiful designs that represent our brand and values. We are looking for a person with experience creating captivating visual images, while also having a high level of curiosity. We don’t want you mindlessly creating images, but rather creating creative and non-conforming visual material.

What You'll Do

  • Ideate visual concepts/themes/directions.

  • Developing visual identity platforms, systems, typography, palette, illustration, iconography systems

  • Create and execute a high level of digital and print design across internal and external channels.

  • Lead and implement brand guidelines

  • Create content used internally and externally

  • Articulating design decisions to a variety of partners

  • Working cross-functionally and collaborating with internal and external team members.

What the Candidate Will Need

  • 4+ years of experience in graphic design

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Art or equivalent experience.

Required skills

  • Experience creating graphic assets for social media

  • Experience in Adobe Creative Suite or equivalent tools

  • Experience in digital design, typography, and creating strategic concepts.

  • Portfolio showcasing design styles and aesthetics

  • Can present concepts and communicating thought process

  • Can keep up with design trends and create innovative designs along trends or break them in creative ways.

  • Track record of operating independently and without oversight

  • Have the ability to express and communicate ideas through distinct graphics, patterns, motion, interaction, and creative illustrations.

Extra magic points if you have

  • Experience with motion design, photo editing, and video editing

  • Previous experience working on early stage startups, e-commerce platforms or SaaS.

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