#118233

Senior Graphic Designer

Location:
Stamford
Job Terms:
Permanent
Salary:
DOE
posted by:
Devin Martin
Date:
05/19/2017

Job Description:

To meet current business needs and fuel growth, our client is seeking an experienced Senior Graphic Designer to contribute innovative design solutions for both digital and print marketing campaigns. Reporting to the Art Director, this role collaborates with other designers, editors, writers, project managers, and internal stakeholders throughout the organization.  

You’ll excel in this role if you:

Live to innovate. On the pulse of the latest trends and forward-thinking digital solutions —you’re not afraid to take risks. 

Own your outcomes. You’re dedicated to your work, your clients and your team. You do whatever it takes to make it work and you’ve never missed a deadline.

Build trust-based relationships. Forge solid connections within your team of designers, writers, editors and project managers. Gain the confidence of stakeholders by contributing creative solutions that meet both creative and business goals.

Engage our clients. Concept, ask questions, offer insight, dig deeper, present and upsell our services to our internal clients.

Hone your craft. Use best practices and data-driven feedback to evolve and perfect your designs and create compelling digital and print campaigns aligned to our brand strategy.

Be positive. Team playing, problem solving, collaboration, flexibility and a cheerful disposition come naturally to you.  

 

QUALIFICATIONS

Education: Bachelors degree with a major graphic design, digital design, or similar major

Experience: 5 to 7 years of experience in a role as a graphic designer. Background working on a creative team is a plus.

Skills: Top-notch design abilities and a meticulous eye for typography. You have a comprehensive background in digital design principles including responsive design, bootstrap grids and a working knowledge of HTML/CSS. You also have full command of print as a medium. You release perfect files and have been on press. You’re an expert in Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop , InDesign, Illustrator, etc.) as well as Microsoft Office programs including PowerPoint on a Mac platform.

Portfolio: A balanced selection of digital and print design samples. You can speak to your role in the creation of each piece, how you delivered for your client and what the result was.

Design thinking: You see the big picture. You can take a high-level concept and apply it to an entire campaign. Turning complex ideas into simple solutions is how you have fun. Your colleagues are consistently in awe of how you came up with that awesome idea.

Organizational skills: Must thrive in a fast-paced, creative environment and transition easily between multiple projects, managing them (and your time) from start to finish. You take tight deadlines in stride. You see curve balls as opportunities. People marvel at your attention to detail. 

Selling it: You provide a rationale for your work at every step in the creative process. When it comes to client presentations you know how to put yourself in their shoes, speak to their objectives and how your solution meets and surpasses their needs.

 

 

 

Client Description:

The Creative Marketing Solutions team is a dynamic, energetic, in-house creative team within a global organization that has been growing by double digits for 20 consecutive quarters. 
This design team plays a key strategic part in evolving and championing the client's brand.