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Graphic Design/Marketing Assistant

Benchmark Wine Group

Napa, CA

Job Description:

Established in 2002, Benchmark Wine Group is the leading source of fine and rare wine for wine retailers, restaurants and collectors around the world. Based in Napa Valley, we acquire the most sought-after wines from private individuals and professional contacts. Our staff draws on decades of industry experience and is dedicated to providing exceptional service to all of our clients. Benchmarkwine.com offers 24 hour access to our cellar, displaying inventory in real time.

**About you:
Highly successful fast growing fine and rare wine company is looking for an organized, aesthetically inclined, creative professional with an interest in the world of rare and highly collectible wines.
The candidate should be highly creative, have experience in graphic design, and have the ability to balance between working closely with teams and being self-directed.

**Duties and Responsibilities:
•  Create and prepare content and graphics for the website and promotional events
•  Maintain and consistently refresh front-end website design features utilizing HTML code
•  Photograph inventory for Marketing collateral and website
•  Take a proactive role in furthering and evolving the company brand and creative content
•  Work with the marketing team to develop and curate content for social media
•  Using company brand guidelines create and maintain a catalog of collateral to support current and future marketing needs

**Skills and Qualifications:
•  Strong graphic design skills and creativity
•  Proficiency with Adobe Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign), Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint), WordPress; MailChimp and HootSuite experience a plus
•  Strong multitasking, problem solving and time management skills
•  Technically savvy - innate familiarity with software, web, and social media
•  Strong writing, grammar, and editing/proofreading skills
•  Excellent communication skills
•  Interest in wine; wine knowledge a plus
•  High School diploma or general education degree required. Associates or Bachelor's degree preferred with a concentration in graphic design, marketing, or related area

**Why Benchmark Wine Group?
•  100% Company paid medical coverage (choice of HMO or PPO); 50% Company paid dental & vision
•  401k Retirement plan with partial Company match; 100% vested upon enrollment
•  Paid holidays and paid time off
•  South end of Napa Valley location; easy access to Hwy 12, 37, & 80
•  Walking/running trail behind office; shower and locker room located on site
•  Monthly catered lunches; weekly wine tastings

Please send your resume and cover letter
PLEASE NOTE: Replies without a cover letter will not be considered

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Thursday, June 14th
Type of Work:
Full Time
Salary Information:
DOE