WHY DO PEOPLE LOVE WORKING AT NIVEN?

We are a collaborative, employee-owned company that caters to agencies, brand marketers, and retailers alike.

Niven believes in collaboration and in fostering a healthy, productive environment in which everyone has a voice, respect, and team support. Our first requirement few new team members is cultural: do you have the energy and the collaboraitive spirit to complement our team? If so, we are always looking for creative and resourceful individuals to bring fresh new ideas to our teams.

Please forward inquiries to careers@niven.net

AVAILABLE POSITIONS

Retail Graphic Designer/Presentation Designer

Retail Graphic Designer/Presentation Designer

We are a collaborative creative team in search of a confident Retail Graphic Designer/Presentation Designer who is eager to innovate, contribute, and influence our solutions daily. We are a team dedicated to changing the future of retail experiences and design, and seeking new teammates that are as enthusiastic as we are to help clients discover their potential. And, for the candidate, we offer the opportunity for creative professional growth, development, and contributing with a collaborative team in a positive, supportive culture. 

Niven, a premiere shopper-marketing company, offers solution-based, strategic retail merchandising services and solutions. We are a collaborative, employee-owned company that caters to agencies, brand marketers, and retailers alike. Clientele includes many major retailers and renown brands. Niven was founded in 1979 and is currently headquartered in Carol Stream, IL

The Retail Graphic Designer/Presentation Designer will strengthen Niven’s innovation portfolio, develop creative graphics for retail display challenges, build invocative and dynamix presentations, and work collaboratively with teammates across creative disciplines. As a direct report to the Creative Director, the Retail Graphic Designer/Presentation Designer’s responsibilities will include developing innovative and interactive creative presentations, participating in concept development sessions, researching and documenting trends and collaborating with 3D designers in developing display graphics, assisting in developing marketing materials.

Our ideal candidate looks like this….

  • Must be an enthusiastic and creative fit in our culture: willing to support and collaborate with teammates within and outside the creative department
  • Has a degree from a Graphic Design program with at least 3 years professional experience and relevant experience in a design role
  • Have experience designing in physical retail spaces for brands and retailers
  • Is inquisitive, unafraid to ask questions, and eager to take risks
  • Has excellent sketching and visual communication skills
  • Ability to design new artwork and edit existing files as well as willingness to develop your creative skills
  • Expertise in Power Point and Adobe Creative Suite software
  • Thrives with fast-paced challenges and manages time and details well
  • Always willing to learn something new

 

Also, some skills that would be nice to have but not mandatory…. 

  • Has experience in animation and digital design, including website and digital content design
  • Comfortable using 3D rendering tools
  • Copywriting experience

If you are a hard-working, thought-provoking, and collaborative designer willing to grow and innovate, please share your resume and tell us what makes you right for our team.

 

Niven is an employee-owned company with a strong legacy of creativity and innovation. We offer a great variety of benefits and perks to our employees, including: great health care options, dental, vision, employee assistance program, pet insurance, and generous and flexible paid time off. We understand the challenges of working safely through these difficult times and offer flexible work scheduling.

We are an equal opportunity employer.

Contact R Jamie Apel, Senior Director of Creative (Jamie.apel@niven.net)

 

3D Designer

We are a collaborative creative team in search of a confident Industrial/Product Designer who is eager to innovate, contribute, and influence our solutions daily. We are a team dedicated to changing the future of retail experiences and design, and seeking new teammates that are as enthusiastic as we are to help clients discover their potential. And, for the candidate, we offer the opportunity for creative professional growth, development, and contributing with a collaborative team in a positive, supportive culture. 

Niven, a premiere shopper-marketing company, offers solution-based, strategic retail merchandising services and solutions. We are a collaborative, employee-owned company that caters to agencies, brand marketers, and retailers alike. Clientele includes many major retailers and renown brands. Niven was founded in 1979 and is currently headquartered in Carol Stream, IL

The Retail 3D Designer will strengthen Niven’s innovation portfolio, develop creative concepts for retail display challenges, and work collaboratively with teammates across creative disciplines. As a direct report to the Creative Director, the 3D Designer will spend their time participating in idea generation, concept sketching, design refinement, 3D solution renderings, presentation layouts, CAD development and documentation for manufacturing. Experience in and knowledge of engineering principals is a tremendous plus.

Our ideal candidate looks like this….

  • Must be an enthusiastic and creative fit in our culture: willing to support and collaborate with teammates within and outside the creative department
  • Has a degree from an Industrial or Product Design program
  • Is inquisitive, unafraid to ask questions, and eager to take risks 
  • Has excellent sketching and visual communication skills 
  • Has experience with 3D rendering tools (Rhino, Pro/E or SolidWorks)
  • Interested in learning and applying the intricacies of the retail environment in design and shopper engagement
  • Thrives with fast-paced challenges and manages time and details well
  • Always willing to learn something new 

 

Niven is an employee-owned company with a strong legacy of creativity and innovation. We offer a great variety of benefits and perks to our employees, including: great health care options, dental, vision, employee assistance program, pet insurance, and generous and flexible paid time off. We understand the challenges of working safely through these difficult times and offer flexible work scheduling.

 

We are an equal opportunity employer.

Contact R Jamie Apel, Senior Director of Creative (jamie.apel@niven.net)

Digital Designer

We are a collaborative creative team in search of a confident Digital Designer who is eager to innovate, contribute, and influence our solutions daily. We are a team dedicated to changing the future of retail experiences and design, and seeking new teammates that are as enthusiastic as we are to help clients discover their potential. And, for the candidate, we offer the opportunity for creative professional growth, development, and contributing with a collaborative team in a positive, supportive culture. 

Niven, a premiere shopper-marketing company, offers solution-based, strategic retail merchandising services and solutions. We are a collaborative, employee-owned company that caters to agencies, brand marketers, and retailers alike. Clientele includes many major retailers and renown brands. Niven was founded in 1979 and is currently headquartered in Carol Stream, IL

The Digital Designer will strengthen Niven’s innovation portfolio, develop creative concepts for integration of digital experiences within retail display challenges, and work collaboratively with teammates across creative disciplines. As a direct report to the Creative Director, the Digital Designer will spend their time participating in idea generation, concept development, create customized digital experiences for shoppers, website and app development, and digital marketing materials. Experience in and knowledge of the retail environment and shopper activities is a tremendous plus.

Our ideal candidate looks like this….

  • Must be an enthusiastic and creative fit in our culture: willing to support and collaborate with teammates within and outside the creative department
  • Has a degree from an accredited Digital Design program
  • Is inquisitive, unafraid to ask questions, and eager to take risks 
  • Has excellent sketching and visual communication skills 
  • Has experience with Adobe Creative Suite, animation, interactive and website design software
  • Interested in learning and applying the intricacies of the retail environment in design and shopper engagement
  • Thrives with fast-paced challenges and manages time and details well
  • Always willing to learn something new 

 

Niven is an employee-owned company with a strong legacy of creativity and innovation. We offer a great variety of benefits and perks to our employees, including: great health care options, dental, vision, employee assistance program, pet insurance, and generous and flexible paid time off. We understand the challenges of working safely through these difficult times and offer flexible work scheduling.

 

We are an equal opportunity employer.

Contact R Jamie Apel, Senior Director of Creative (jamie.apel@niven.net)