#163572

Graphic Designer

Location:
Armada, MI
Job Terms:
Permanent
Posted By:
Dove Ryan
Date:
01/08/2021

Job Description:

This position will collaborate with other departments in developing a wide variety of print communications, e-blast communications, photo editing/product shoots and some web page layouts. This is an excellent opportunity for a self-starter who is excited to grow, learn and improve our creative process. Our client's Graphic Designer is a critical member of their team and they know that having a great support system is crucial to their culture.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for seeing all assigned projects through to completion from concept and design to production
  • Work as a part of a collaborative design team
  • Receive and complete design tickets (placed through an in-house system) in a timely and effective manner
  • Work closely with the Marketing Team to create collateral, promotional and advertising pieces for all social media platforms, web, and print use
  • Support the Sales Team in creating necessary sales materials including, but not limited to, tradeshow ephemera and displays
  • Work with the Product Development Team to develop packaging and manuals for all products
  • Manage digital assets through file organization and DAM software
  • Successfully capture and edit product and landscape photography
  • Conduct vendor management by working with printers from bidding to the final product; Press checks may be required
  • Maintain brand consistency management by working with marketing team and general manager to build and maintain brand integrity throughout all digital/printed material as well as vehicle graphics and tradeshow displays and materials
  • Work directly with the Marketing and Web Development Team to design and layout pages for websites and email campaigns

Job Requirements:

  • 2 + years or more working within a design department within a company
  • Strong, conceptual thinker who possesses a wide range of design capabilities
  • Proficient with Adobe Creative Suite software a must (current version CS)
  • Experience in digital and print design required; Packaging, branding, web, video production or editing, catalog production and/or retail graphics a plus
  • Working knowledge of DSLR camera Photoshop skills clipping and color correcting images
  • Successfully manages their time, workflow and schedule in order to meet strict and sometimes aggressive deadlines
  • Possess solid presentation, listening and communication skills
  • Open and receptive to design critique but also able to represent their own work and stand up for design they believe in
  • Resourceful: Able to problem solve and find multiple design solutions, especially under narrow parameters or budget restraints
  • Able to collaborate with other members of the design team and effectively communicate their own ideas
  • BFA or related degree

 

Client Description:

The Graphic Designer is required to work onsite as well as offsite job locations for occasional photo and video production. However, during the pandemic, there is availability to work remote on days your onsite presence is not required. Remote employees must be able to meet the standards of our client's telecommuting policy which include internet speeds and workspace requirements. 

Requirements:

  • Proofreading all projects you touch be accountable
  • Microsoft office & Microsoft Teams knowledge a must

This position requires manual dexterity for typing, sitting at a desk and looking at a computer screen for typing for long periods of time. In addition, portions of the position may require physical activity including lifting 25-35 pounds, standing for long periods of time and traveling to outdoor locations working with various weather conditions. Our client needs a Graphic Designer that has a positive attitude and the words "can't" and "impossible" are not a part of your vocabulary. You'll have the ability to learn quickly and grow with their company. This person should continually add value to the organization beyond their day-to-day tasks.