One of Oregon's Best Companies to work for year after year is looking for a mid-level designer for a 6 month contract to hire role. Must have 3-5 years experience as a designer with a strong preference for agency experience. Design and produce creative deliverables and tools for integrated advertising and marketing campaigns, printed and electronic collateral, templates, print and outdoor advertising, and events.
MAJOR JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
Develop and upload sales/marketing tool templates that fulfill multiple client needs and support the business and business unit’s established brand standards.
Create print-ready files at the highest level of accuracy to ensure on-brand production; provide QA on press checks as needed.
Leverage visual communication strategies and critical thinking to develop tools that meet marketing and communications objectives in smart, unexpected ways.
Integrate creativity into customer touchpoints despite competing priorities and timelines; proactively communicate status and seek input on projects and deliverables.
Actively seek out fresh ideas, insights and inspiration to fuel creative or campaign brainstorm sessions.
Demonstrates compliance with all regulations for assigned job function and applies to designated job responsibilities – knowledge may be gained through coursework and on-the-job training.
Follows all company policies and procedures, compliance regulations, and completes all required annual required or job-specific training.
Actively learns, demonstrates, and fosters the corporate culture in all actions and words.
Takes personal initiative and is a positive example for others to emulate.
QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor’s degree in design or fine arts preferred.
3-5 years of design experience.
Agency experience strongly preferred.
Knowledge of Adobe CS programs including InDesign, Illustrator Photoshop and Acrobat.
Knowledge of Microsoft Office, including PowerPoint, Word and Excel.
Well-rounded portfolio that demonstrates an eye for detail, strong pre-press and color knowledge, solid design and typography skills and problem solving.
Ability to lead a project from conception to completion independently.
Highly organized, adaptable to changes and able to reprioritize and multi-task in a fast-paced, deadline-driven, ever-changing creative environment.
Ability to work in teams and independently effectively.
If this sounds like a great job for you, apply now!