Great opportunity for a Jr. Designer to join a fantastic company in Tualatin on a 3 month contract to hire role. The client is specifically looking for someone with 1-3 years expereince and a Bachelors Degree in Design, if you fit into both of those, read on! Concept, layout, and design print and digital material for company and its respective brands
A designer is responsible for creating and executing design concepts as well as maintaining visual appearance, usability and brand continuity. Areas of work may include: branding, graphics, communications, product design, environmental design, research, and print media or digital delivery.
A strong print or digital portfolio is required with resume.
Obtains approval of concept by submitting comps of layouts and designs
Prepare and complete projects for print, digital and/or web, including responsive and mobile devices
Manages communication and projects with company's print and packaging vendors
Obtains quotes for print/packaging jobs, requests PO’s and records pricing information
Handles company photography which includes, but is not limited to product and employee photography for pint and web.
Manages freelance designers, providing deadlines and design feedback
Designs event marketing materials including booth, signage and collateral design
Maintains technical and creative knowledge by attending design workshops and reviewing professional publications.
Meet all deadlines set by manager
Responsible for keeping the brand book current
Manages, documents and implements design processes
Technical Requirements: PC and Mac proficient
Fluent with CS6 Design Premium or higher
Knowledge of presentation software such as PowerPoint, Keynote and Prezi (in a design capacity)
Knowledge of digital photography and lighting equipment.
Ability to learn how to create interactive designs tablet devices (iPad)
Ability to learn how to create interactive catalogs using Adobe software
General Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design or equivalent required
A portfolio that represents strong design and layout skills
Excellent work ethic and attention to detail
Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills
Good interpersonal skills, including the ability to build collaborative business relationships and work in a team environment
Excellent communication skills
Able to multitask and complete a variety of projects under tight deadlines.
If this sounds like a great role for you, apply now!