Graphic Designer II

Seattle, WA
Job Terms:
posted by:
Tamira Imondi

Job Description:

We are hiring a talented, customer-focused graphic designer to join our web retail design team for a 6 month contract. The ideal candidate will have the ability to deliver clean, web-ready designs based on existing styleguides and Brand guidelines in a fast-paced production environment. This position requires strong organizational skills, web expertise, intrinsic design ability, typographic skills, and acute attention to detail. The ability to manage multiple projects and communicate with key stakeholders is essential.

Online portfolio of work is REQUIRED.

* 2-4 years minimum experience in a web production environment
* BA/BS in Design or equivalent
* Excellent Adobe Photoshop skills
* Proficient in Illustrator and Dreamweaver/HTML/CSS
* Excellent attention to detail
* Strong communication skills
* Self-motivated and capable of working independently
* Strong knowledge of Flash, ActionScript a plus
* Retail web experience a plus
* Illustration skills a plus

Responsibilities include:
* Designing strongly branded promotional graphics
* Optimizing digital images for download efficiency
* Developing clean and effective graphic templates and styleguides
* Fulfilling multiple project requests while simultaneously meeting tight deadlines

Responsibilities/Deliverables that the resource will be responsible for?
• Primary responsibility would be to establish guidelines that a production designer could build out a full graphic (similar to style guides/graphic guidelines)
• Making the 1st batch of graphics and finding a way to shift it out to other people
• Designing splash pages /event page (template)
• Graphic placements
• Execute marketing initiatives based off of video available graphics
• Concepts for seasonal events (i.e. social champagnes/ onsite graphics or photo shoot concepts)