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Designer - Gift Presentation

Date: Jun 18, 2021

Location: Kansas City, MO, US, 64108

Company: Hallmark

     reqid: 91127 





Come join us. You’ll add value to one of the world’s most iconic consumer brands and be part of our company with a life-affirming purpose to inspire meaningful connections. Our products, content and experiences aim to enrich all lives by making a genuine difference in every life, every day, and our business is focused on bringing the value and relevance of Diversity and Inclusion to every brand, product and person we touch.  Our overarching enterprise D&I Framework and plans demonstrate our belief and value in having a diverse and inclusive workforceHallmark’s D&I efforts will continue to represent ongoing progress and reinforce our commitment, as will our intentional focus on bringing more diverse talent into our business and onto our teams. Hallmark has been recognized as one of Forbes and Statista 2020 Best employers for Diversity, Women and New Graduates.


The Gift Presentation & Stationery studio is a fast-paced, creative environment responsible for developing unique and compelling product across multiple formats and for a variety of retailers. As a Gift Presentation designer, you’ll have the opportunity to create seasonal and everyday solutions ranging from gift wrap collections to stationery suites. If you have a desire to create beautiful products for the marketplace coupled with top-notch surface design, strong conceptual skills, an eye for color and trend, and a collaborative mindset, this is the spot to be!


The Gift Presentation Designer is responsible for creating effective product solutions targeted at the consumer. They will work on both large programs as well as individual stand-alone SKUs. They demonstrate an excellent understanding of designing with surface pattern, illustration, photography, and lettering, as well as how to build a cohesive collection of product. They are able to focus on all components of strong product design: concept, color, trend, surface pattern, and visual impact. They demonstrate strong digital and technical skills, innovative thinking, and are able to deliver on multiple programs/projects at a time. They must be a problem solver.


This is a progressive role at  either the professional or senior designer level , where the hiring team will determine which level to assign the selected candidate - based on their skills, experience and performance results.  


To be considered an applicant for this position you must show how you meet the basic qualifications of the job in a resume or document you upload, or by completing the work experience and education application fields. Accepted file types are Microsoft Word (DOC or DOCX), PDF, HTML, or TXT. Individual file size attachment limit is 10 MB.


You must also attach a Portfolio to be considered. Your portfolio for Hallmark should show 5-10 digital images of your work. Accepted file types are PDF, JPG, or JPEG. Individual file size limit is 10 MB. Attachments together should total no more than 20MB in total file size. In addition, you may include a link to your online portfolio as a supplement to the images you upload.


Basic Qualifications

Bachelor’s Degree or 3 years of professional experience with a design studio
Proficient using Adobe CS programs (Photoshop, Illustrator and/or InDesign)

Preferred Qualifications

Portfolio demonstrating strong conceptual skills, strong surface design skills, trend-focused color palettes, excellent aesthetic judgment, tasteful and diverse lettering solutions, warmth and/or emotion. 
Portfolio demonstrating the ability to build a cohesive collection of product.
Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.
Strong organizational skills, including the ability to work on and manage multiple projects with a range of complexity and shifting deadlines.
Collaborative and a strong team player
Flexible work style and ability to move forward without all of the answers

In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, Hallmark Cards, Inc. and its subsidiary companies will hire only individuals lawfully authorized to work in the United States. Hallmark does not generally provide sponsorship for employment. Employment by Hallmark is contingent upon the signing of the Employment Agreement, signing of an agreement to arbitrate in connection with the Hallmark Dispute Resolution Program, completing Form I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification, passing the urinalysis drug screen, education verification and satisfactory reference and checks.




At Hallmark, we help people feel connected to what matters. That’s true of our employees, just as it is our consumers. Providing benefits that support the lives and wellbeing of Hallmarkers is among the most important investments the company makes.

Hallmark benefits are designed to give you choices. Wherever you are in life, we want you to find the benefits that are right for you and your loved ones. Explore the Hallmark Benefits Guide to learn more.

Hallmark is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, pregnancy, national origin, physical or mental disability, genetics, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, or any other legally-protected status.  Principals only please.


Nearest Major Market: Kansas City