Sr. Graphical Designer
Michigan, Benton Harbor
Currently, we are seeking qualified candidates for a Sr. Graphic Designer to join the in house Creative Studios Team at our client. The Creative Studios Graphic Designer is responsible for the development and execution of multi-channel and promotional creative projects from start to finish within a named brand; including concepting to delivery of final assets across print and digital. In this role, you will develop and execute creative design solutions, collaborate and communicate with project managers, copywriters, pre-press and production specialists.
Creative projects may include, but are not limited to:
Point-Of-Purchase Promotional Materials
Promotional Collateral/Product Catalogs
Trade Shows/Large Format Signage
Web Pages/Banners/Gifs/Other Digital Graphics
Direct Mail/Consumer Fulfillment
Execute creative on defined objectives of multiple, complex projects. Understand defined project requirements and translate/execute on these objectives within creative and content development.
Ensure messaging consistency and brand compliance across brand campaigns and/or relevant projects.
Proof/Edit all project deliverables and content to ensure quality in layout, grammar, data and brand compliance.
Collaborate with internal creative team and external creative development agencies, where appropriate.
Maintain timely turnaround, meet deadlines and ensure accuracy on all projects
Work closely with Creative Studios Project Manager to ensure creative collaboration, project objectives and brand requirements are met.
Must Have Skills
Bachelor s degree in Graphic Design, or design-related field
5+ years of experience as a Graphic Designer, in an agency and/or corporate environment, with an emphasis on promotional communications across multiple channels
Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and Acrobat)
Must effectively communicate conceptual ideas and design rationale
Comprehensive knowledge of creative development and print production processes
Technical understanding of creative and print production equipment and capabilities
Strong collaboration ability
Working knowledge of UX/UI design principles preferred
Concept multiple creative solutions for any given project
Build prototype mock-ups
Exceptional communicator (written/verbal/presentation) with highly-developed interpersonal skills
Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously working with a high level of independence on new or unfamiliar projects
Ability to navigate complex visual problems, coming up with innovative design solutions