Graphic Designer

  • Contract Journal
  • Baltimore, MD
  • 06/12/2020
Full time Design I.T. & Communications

Job Description

As the Graphic Designer you will be expected to collaborate on conceiving and finalizing designs for marketing assets that engage our customers. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated and have impeccable design and creative skills.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES, including, but not limited to, the following:

  • Bring innovative concepts and ideas to life and execute multichannel campaigns
  • Design print and digital sales and marketing materials, including white papers, logos, slide presentations, digital banners, emails, illustrations, event collateral, product brochures, promotional flyers, catalogs, product packaging, and direct mail pieces
  • Manage multiple projects from concept through completion under tight deadlines and budget constraints
  • Follow design guidance and instruction to ensure all work meets design standards and expectations
  • Collaborate with and support the brand marketing and media teams on design and UI/UX ideas for execution on various media devices, including desktops, smartphones, and tablets
  • Research the latest design trends and competitor approaches and ensure we are keeping our brand expression relevant for our audience

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

  • 3+ years of relevant design experience and a strong portfolio of work that demonstrates problem-solving skills and attention to detail in a variety of media
  • BFA or BA in Graphic Design or related field
  • Mastery of Adobe CC, with Advanced Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects skills
  • Strong aesthetic skills with the ability to combine various design disciplines––e.g., color theory, typography, contrast, balance, repetition, alignment
  • Ability to handle multiple projects without sacrificing quality
  • Passion for, and understanding of, digital marketing across varying platforms
  • Driven, resourceful self-starter; ability to work both independently and as a part of a team
  • Skills to collaborate with clients, various teams, and project manager, along with other professionals