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Graphic Designer

Location:
New York City
Job Terms:
Temporary
posted by:
Megan Holstine
Date:
08/31/2017

Job Description:

Our client, a top fortune 500 financial company, is looking for a talented and organized Junior Graphic Designer with a keen eye for charts, graphs, layout, and details. This position is within Private Bank Marketing’s Creative Services Team, an in-house agency responsible for creating collateral for Private Bank clients and prospects. This opportunity is onsite in midtown NYC and is set for Monday-Friday for 6+ months

The Graphic Designer acts in a support capacity for the Creative design team, assisting with the development and delivery of creative work. This role will be responsible for extending the Private Bank brands’ established look & feel across individual components of a project to help bring it to completion. The Junior Graphic Designer will also be responsible for the creation of ads and invites in support of client events.

This position requires proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite and the ability to work in a PC-based environment. The candidate must be able to interpret brand guidelines and use and develop templates. This role requires experience creating charts and graphs, image searches and resizing assets for multiple digital channels. Strong organizational skills, attention to detail and the ability to prioritize are important.

 

Responsibilities:

• Create graphic art files for digital and print media based on art director/designer instructions using InDesign and other Adobe Creative Suite programs

• Accurately make revisions and updated to design files based on feedback

• Communicate and partner effectively and interact well with peers, supervisors and Marketing partners

• Attend appropriate meetings on the projects assigned (team and production meetings)

• Follow established designs to create resizes or additional versions of both digital and print assets

• Prepare final files for print and digital production

• Juggle multiple projects while meeting deadlines

• Stay current on visual design techniques and software

• Assist team in preparing presentations and comps

 

Requirements:

• Degree in graphic design, visual communications, or a related field

• Strong portfolio exhibiting a broad range of styles and formats

• Two to five years graphic design experience with expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)

• Must be able to work in PC-based environment

• Knowledge of MS Office Programs (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel)

• Strong design and typography skills

• Experience in creating charts and graphs

• Good communication skills

• Excellent attention to detail

• Ability to work in a team environment

• Must have the ability to multi-task multiple projects, and possess strong time-management skills

• Dependable attendance and punctuality

• Desire to learn and grow design and branding skills

• Adept in working in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment

Client Description:

Last but not least let’s go over a little about us here at Aquent, so you know what you are getting into with this incredible partnership!

What is it like working with Aquent? I’m glad you asked! Freelancing long-term with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things including:

− Subsidized health and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)

− Access to Fidelity 401(k)

− Access to FSA Program

− Direct deposit for your paycheck

− Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)

− Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/

− Access to free online courses via Lynda.com

− Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)

That’s it! The rest is up to you, if you are interested in this amazing opportunity please send your resume, cover letter and portfolio link to: mholstine@aquent.com