Senior Graphic Designer

Mettewa, IL
Job Terms:
$45/hr + Subsidized Benefits
Start date:
Posted By:
Christina Clark

Job Description:

Seeking a Senior Graphic Designer to join a major pharmaceutical company for a long term contract role! A solid opportunity to get into a big pharmaceutical company.  This role will be located ONSITE in Mettewa.  No remote candidates can be considered at this time.

• Create digital and print materials: infographics, trade show graphics and engagements, journal ads, banner ads, user interfaces, emails, websites, interactive PDFs, and more 
• Collaborate with writers and creative manager to visualize complex data 
• Partner with web developers and video editors to create interactive materials 
• Conceptualize and execute materials that meet brand standards 
• Complete projects started by other designers or partner agencies 
• Develop creative solutions within the confines of FDA regulations 
• Source stock photos and video footage 
• Communicate conceptual ideas and design rationale in large meetings 
• Set priorities with traffic/project managers to meet critical deadlines 

Must Have 
• Education + experience: Bachelor’s degree in design, advertising, or related discipline; 5+ years’ experience developing professional digital and print materials; strong portfolio demonstrating creativity and related expertise 
• Technical skills: Expertise in Adobe Creative Suite software: InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator; awareness of trends in graphic design and digital and print technologies 
• Soft skills: High degree of initiative to drive projects to completion in a fast-paced environment; ability to absorb and respond to constructive feedback and turn projects around quickly when off course 
• Portfolio: Must provide samples of work to be considered 
• Creative exercise: Must complete a creative exercise on-site to be considered 

Nice to Have, but not required 
• UX/UI and email marketing experience 
• Expertise in creating digital mockups and retouching photos 
• Working knowledge of Adobe Premiere Pro and After Effects 
• Pharmaceutical experience: working in a highly regulated environment 
• Ability to work overtime when needed to complete time-sensitive projects