#134492

Graphic Designer

Location:
Wilmington, DE
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
competitive
Start date:
07/16/2018
posted by:
Alicia Capobianco
Date:
06/21/2018

Job Description:

Our large financial services client, located in Wilmington, DE, is seeking a Graphic Designer for a contract assignment. This position is 40 hrs/wk, onsite, and scheduled to last through the end of the year. 

RESPONSIBILITIES: 

• Receiving creative direction and revisions from the Art Director/Creative Director, it will be the responsibility of the Graphic Designer to use MAC based prepress programs to create preliminary layouts for presentation eventually producing final output ready files and folding mock-ups when appropriate 

• Doing so will require the Graphic Designer to exhibit: a clear understanding of marketing objectives, an understanding of production constraints and capabilities, and possess a thorough understanding of design, layout and typography. 

• Mid-Level Graphic Designers will: perform image search, provide technical direction and scheduling information to related production groups, be held accountable for the technical accuracy of their own work, be self-organized and manage deadlines and production scheduling on numerous, concurrent projects. 

• Understanding of readability issues in typography. 

SKILLS/EXPERIENCE: 

• Can produce files that will consistently image properly to film in prepress stage. 

• Understands color separation, optimization of scanned images. 

• Experience: 4-year degree specializing in graphic design OR Minimum 3 years industry (direct mail, email, landing page, etc) experience highly preferred 

• Portfolio: PDF or website 

• Technical Knowledge: Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Acrobat. Sketch (a plus and can be learned on site) 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: 

• No flexibility in location.

• No plans to convert at this time. 

• 1st round phone interview, 2nd round onsite.

Client Description:

This client really puts its money where its mouth is on a daily basis. As a leading financial services company, they’re constantly pushing the envelope, to adapt and stay ahead of trends - whether it’s trends in financial services offerings themselves, or in the way they’re interacting with customers, our client sets the standard.

With customer experience as a major driver here, our talent are working with “best-in-class” global marketing teams on cross-channel marketing and digital campaigns, leveraging innovative technologies for customer engagement. Aquent talent work along with full-time employees as part of the team, and are presenting ideas to stakeholders and influencing business decisions right along with them!

Working here:

  • You’ll be pushed to bring thoughtful creative and marketing ideas to the table

  • You’ll be collaborating in an Agile environment to deliver higher level, purposeful projects

  • You’ll be working with a global brand, looking to meet their customers where they live by leveraging AI, ML and VR

Requirements:

Background and drug screen required