#149141

Senior Graphic Designer

Location:
Mettawa, IL
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
$45/hr W2 + Subsidized Benefits
Start date:
07/22/2019
Posted By:
Christina Clark
Date:
06/24/2019

Job Description:

Seeking a Senior Graphic Designer for a long-term contract within an in-house creative team with our major pharmaceutical client.  Great long term opportunity starting at 6 months with the intent to extend for longer.

Responsibilities 
• 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 

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