Graphic Designer

This Senior Graphic Design position is an upper level working role, working in a team approach with other Designers, Interns and the Creative Director on a variety of projects and assignments. Assignments primarily come from the Creative/Art Director, the Engagement Manager, or the client directly. The ideal candidate is a proactive individual, with well-developed critical thinking skills who is able to process, react to, and solve problems in a timely manner as they arise.

  • Guide and advise fellow employees in both the creative process and client management to foster stronger working relationships and solutions (junior designer, interns, etc.)
  • Supervise interns, responsible for assigning tasks, overseeing and coaching on creative process, and ensuring on-time and on-budget delivery of projects. Communicate and facilitate the art direction and formatting of design deliverables and produce necessary communications pieces in both print and digital environments for a wide range of clients.
  • Collaborate internally as well as with clients to conceptualize and execute creative solutions that can be translated across various media platforms
  • Keeping informed on latest trends and forecasts
  • Working closely with the Creative Director (or project lead) to create accurate price estimates and breakdowns while delivering solutions within budget

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Collaborate in the design and production of all marketing materials, including: presentations in Keynote and PowerPoint, digital assets (i.e., web design, web page creation, online ads, and emails), infographics, posters, informational guides, handouts, postcards, newsletters, direct response and other collateraL.
  • Effectively articulate concepts and creative solutions (visually and verbally)
  • Assist with management and coordination of outside vendors, including design contractors, printers, web agency, and videographers

REQUIREMENTS

  • 2-3 years related experience in interactive/mobile/web design
  • Proven expertise in graphic design, layout and typography skills
  • Proven expertise in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator)
  • Illustration and drawing skills
  • Graphic Design skills: color, typography, iconography, branding, graphic manipulation and layout
  • Strong working knowledge of HTML, CSS, Javascript.
  • Ready to work in a start –up environment