Join the Flock

Us: Start-up boutique design agency with an obsession for brilliantly simple design, 
a love of wicked problems and a cool client list from chocolate to babies to lipstick.

You: Besides being an insanely skilled design professional, you’re a perfect combo of:

28% Passion and Drive
10% Coffee (or Tea) Addiction
18% Social Media Craving
44% Insatiable Curiosity

Success Looks Like:
● Your team members and clients love you, you get them, and you’re invaluable to them.
● We’re continuing to build an amazing design agency that sets the bar and has jealousy-inducing work to show for it.
● We’re known as the experts in designing brands that are easy to recognize, easy to recall, and easy to love.
● Your clients say you “are a proactive business partner first, who just happens to be really great at design.”
● We’ve gotten smarter and more effective in how we know the market, approach ideation, execute gorgeous design, and collaborate with other creative agencies.
● You’re learning like crazy and having a lot of fun!

Seeking Designer-Photographer Hybrid

Job Description:
As an integral member of a fun, talented, and nimble team, you will be required to wear a number of hats. One day you might focus on delivering competitive assessments and designing Brand Identity for a Fortune 500 client. On another day, you might be leading an innovation session with an in-house Design team, or conducting rapid prototyping exercises with consumers. You are eager to create meaningful design work and as a photographer, you have all the technical know-how to capture a gorgeous shot in our in-house studio and the right lingo to brief and direct photography teams for large scale shoots. You will report directly to our Senior Designers and work under the wing of company Principals, all while learning faster than you can think and getting paid to do work that you love.

Specialties: Photography, Graphic Design, Package Design

Role Requirements:
● Comfortable with producing and directing photoshoots
● Familiarity with food styling and food photography is a big plus
● Familiarity with commissioning and contracting photographers
● Experience with studio photography and equipment
● Fluent in the language of design, with a design degree and killer portfolio to prove it.
● Is a wizard with Adobe CS (PShop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat) and MS Office Suite.
● Ability to communicate clearly and concisely, and capable of writing anything from photo briefs to Instagram captions
● Loves trends and the practice of design in a deep (kind of obsessive) way. Has been at it professionally for at least 3 years and is an ace at project management.
● Dislikes complexity and the status quo. Loves to experiment and isn’t afraid to fail.
● Is in, or wants to be in Chicago, Illinois

Curious? So are we.
Send your portfolio and a little about yourself to Liz Lovasco: lovasco@designbandb.com

Seeking Junior Designer

Job Description:
As an integral member of a fun, talented, and nimble team, you will be required to wear a number of hats. One day you might focus on delivering competitive assessments and designing Brand Identity for a Fortune 500 client. On another day, you might be aiding in an innovation session with an in-house Design team, or participating in rapid prototyping exercises with consumers. You will report directly to our Senior Designers and work under the wing of company Principals, all while learning faster than you can think and getting paid to do work that you love.

Role Requirements:
● Fluent in the language of design, with a design degree and killer portfolio to prove it.
● Knows what a GIF is, and is a wizard with Adobe CS (PShop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat) and MS Office Suite (bonus points for PowerPoint chops).
● Passion for photography is a plus!
● Loves trends and the practice of design in a deep (kind of obsessive) way. Has been at it professionally for at least 1-2 years.
● Ability to write and communicate clearly and concisely. Enough said.
● Dislikes complexity and the status quo. Loves to experiment and isn’t afraid to fail.
● Is in, or wants to be in Chicago, Illinois.

Curious? So are we.
Send your portfolio and a little about yourself to Liz Lovasco: lovasco@designbandb.com

Seeking Fall Intern

Job Description:
As an integral member of a fun, talented, and nimble team, you will be required to wear a number of hats. One day you might focus on delivering competitive assessments and designing brand identity for a Fortune 500 client. On another day, you might be aiding in an innovation session with an in-house design team, or participating in rapid prototyping exercises with consumers. You will report directly to our designers and work under the wing of company principals, all while learning faster than you can think and getting paid to do work that you love.

Role Requirements:
● Currently enrolled in a design program or recently graduated with design degree, with a killer portfolio to prove it.
● Intermediate knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat) and MS Office Suite (bonus points for PowerPoint chops).
● Loves trends and the practice of design in a deep (kind of obsessive) way.
● Ability to write and communicate clearly and concisely. Enough said.
● Dislikes complexity and the status quo. Loves to experiment and isn’t afraid to fail.
● Is in, or wants to be in Chicago, Illinois.

Curious? So are we.
Send your portfolio and a little about yourself to Robin Beattie: beattie@designbandb.com