GRAPHIC DESIGNER

DESCRIPTION

The graphic designer will work on a wide variety of projects that range from building brand identities, marketing collateral and front-end digital design for web and mobile. The perfect candidate will have a solid knowledge in print production and design, with a growing portfolio in web, with an emphasis on mobile. The designer must have the ability to interpret design briefs, do research, interpret trend reports, create sketches and mockups (for client presentation) and produce original artwork. The designer must have a sharp eye for typography, photography, illustration and UI design.
 
Work for this position will be based off projects the freelancer is assigned to. Each project can last between four (4) weeks up to six (6) months, with an option to continue on an on-going basis.
 

SPECIFIC DUTIES

  • Execute on creative briefs for printed, and web-based collateral and adhere to branding standards
  • Design concept exploration which includes research, sketches and creating mockups through final production
  • Collaborate on campaigns and produce approved design work for print, web and mobile platforms
  • Manage multiple projects and tasks simultaneously while meeting all deadlines
  • Respond promptly to design requests and/or changes
  • Be flexible and open to changes of the direction of a project
  • Work autonomously as well as collaboratively on team-based projects
  • Ability to work remotely and in virtual team environments
  • Set up all project files and design deliverables correctly for production
  • Produce quality, error-free work

 

REQUIRED SKILLS

  • Advance knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Dreamweaver, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Powerpoint
  • Intermediate knowledge of HTML, CSS and PHP
  • Strong foundation of graphic design abilities including sensitivity to typography, color theory and composition
  • Illustration skills a big plus
  • Extremely organized
  • Excellent communication skills and experience interfacing with clients
  • A high degree of attention to detail when managing multiple projects and input from key stakeholders
  • Must be collaborative, forward-thinking, and innovative

 

BENEFITS

  • Opportunity for project-base to full-time hire
  • Work remotely
  • Experience working with local government agencies, fortune 500 companies, non-profits and start-ups
  • Flexility in schedule
  • Access to free training
  • Work in a creative environment with passionate, like-minded individuals
  • Freedom to do what you do best
  • Work with a interdisciplinary team
  • Opportunity to inject your own passion
  • Opportunity for growth as the company grows

 
Interested?

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