Summary: Create designs, concepts and sample layouts based on design principles and concepts. Needs to have a high level of creativity and able to communicate their ideas to both internal and external clients. Education/Experience: Associates degree in design and/or certificate in graphic design required; Bachelor degree in design or related field preferred. 4-6 years experience required. Skills and Competencies: Creativity, verbal and written communication skills and problem solving ability. Ability to utilize various forms of media, including print, electronic and film: Ability to visualize in 2D and 3D and understand aesthetic aspects of design. Previous experience using the computer to create layouts and generate new images. Experience with Adobe publishing and graphics software. Major Job Duties and Responsibilities: Plan, analyze and create visual solutions to communication problems. Develop overall layout and production design of publications or web interfaces as they relate to graphic design. Prepare sketches or layouts to present to client. Create charts and graphs from data given.