Graphic Designer

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Seeking a creative person, who has fresh ideas and can execute high quality, accurate work. The graphic designer will create print publications, electronic newsletters, company advertisements, internal promotional campaigns, presentations and partner with our technology team to design web ready graphics for internal and external websites.



The ideal candidate will possess a strong understanding of both print and web. He/she will be a self starter that knows how to be resourceful and get things done. He/she will be expected to develop clear, concise, and aesthetic representations of complex technical concepts. The successful candidate will demonstrate a strong design sensibility and the ability to work across all levels of the company including executive leadership. He/she will have excellent verbal and written communication skills.



The candidate must be able to complete multiple task assignments simultaneously, accurately, under deadline and within established budgets. The right person for this job will also be a strong team player who takes ownership and assumes responsibility for the work to be performed, someone who ensures the job is carefully monitored and managed all the way through the process and has the ability to remain calm when unexpected situations arise.



RESPONSIBILITIES

Design materials for internal, external, technical and non-technical audiences including: magazines, electronic newsletters, presentations, advertisements, posters, brochures, fact sheets, outreach materials and web ready graphics.

Coordinate with subject matter experts and other communications team members to provide creative, mistake-free work on deadline.

Follow our visual brand guidelines and be accountable for brand consistency

Collaborate with other designers

Translate complex subject matter and simplify into concise, clear and effective communications

QUALIFICATIONS

· Degree in graphic design or related field preferred
· Strong design sensibility and layout skills for print and web
· Minimum 5 years of practical experience in print production and web design
· Mastery of Adobe Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator – ability to produce amazing technical illustrations using Illustrator and/or Photoshop is essential
· Proficient in PowerPoint and experience developing complex PowerPoint animations is a plus
· Strong understanding of web technologies (HTML, CSS, Sharepoint, JavaScript)
· Basic Flash knowledge a plus
· Experience in designing and optimizing graphics for web
· Aptitude for photography and video shot composition
· Creative thinker with attention to detail
· Strong time management skills and ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
· Self-starter – comes up with creative ideas and develops new approaches to challenges
· Works well as a part of a team; strong communication and interpersonal skills
· Experience with video production teams and video technology is a plus
· Stays current regarding new design trends and technologies
· Ability to work to deadlines and under pressure
· Maintains high work and ethical standards.

Please apply with your resume and online portfolio link. Applicants without portfolios will not be considered.