Sr. Graphic Designer - Direct Mail (307710)

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We are looking for a Sr. Graphic Designer to work with Direct Mail and Creative Specialty Services. This job is onsite at Office Depot headquarters in Boca Raton, FL. This is a 6 month contract that pays approximately $22/hr plus vision, dental, health benefits and 401K. (Contracts have been known to extend indefinitely)

Responsibilities:

- Be conceptual and able to design across different marketing vehicles
- Participate in creative brainstorming, conceptualizing new ideas and executing them
- Make corrections to client proofs
- Understands the business, client deliverables and deadlines - takes responsibility for them
- Manages multiple projects with varying complexities
- Has a sensitivity and aesthetics for typography, color and composition
- Is able to maintain a high level of creativity and accuracy
- Has strong presentation skills with substantiation for the work
- Directs one or more designers

Skills required:
- Strong working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (CS5 is preferable) 7yrs
- Excellent spoken and written communication skills. Dynamic presenter with the ability to defend work. 5yrs
- Enthusiastic team player with a good sense of humor. Committed and professional. 5yrs
- Works well under pressure and tight deadlines. Can manage multiple projects with different levels of complexity. 5yrs
- Able to provide a multifaceted body of work (ex: applying a design across different channels like brochure, online, etc.) 7yrs
- Conceptual, strategic and out of the box thinker with sensibility for design, color, typography and composition. 7yrs
- Experience working on a Mac
- Bachelors degree in Fine Arts or related area
- Provide PDF portfolio samples of previous work (web portfolios can’t be reviewed)
- Experience in direct mail a plus
- Knowledge of creative applications


** If you are interested, please apply online. You will be contacted by a recruiter within 1-2 business days with follow up questions. Heads up: at that point you will also be required to provide PDF samples of your packaging designs. A single PDF compilation of your work is required (under 4.5MB please). NO WEB portfolios. They are unable to review websites of any kind.

No calls please!