Department: Creative Services
Reports to: Creative Director
The senior graphic designer is responsible for conceptualization and design of solutions from concept to completion, and works alongside the Associate Creative Director, Art Director and Account Executives to effectively execute creative designs that communicate clients’ brands and messages. The senior graphic designer makes design-related decisions in conjunction with Account Executives.
Reports to the Art Director and Creative Director
- Design and produce art and copy layouts for a variety of material
- Develop designs that are on strategy and reflect brand’s personality
- Design in a wide variety of styles that correspond with clients’ needs
- Collaborate with Creative and Art Directors
- Adhere to client budget and time constraints
- Assist with production related needs
- Manage time effectively and with little direction
- Report to internal teams about account challenges and present proposed solutions
- Ensure quality by committing to internal processes and standards
- Stay current with the latest emerging design and technology trends and knowledge to improve upon design skills and techniques
- As the design team grows, lead and manage junior designers
- Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence and memos. Effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients and other employees of the organization.
- Knowledge of industry standards.
- Proficient level skills with Adobe products (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop).
- Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions
THE IDEAL CANDIDATE
- Is extremely proficient in Adobe InDesign and highly proficient in Photoshop & Illustrator
- Is a great listener and effective communicator
- Has a sense of humor
- Is a fast learner, enthusiastic and can work collaboratively or on their own with envy-inducing talent
- Strong attention to detail
- Strong understanding of print production-ready file setup
- Extremely organized with the ability to juggle multiple projects in a fast-paced environment within established timeframes
- Curious and willing to add constructive input to the creative process and development of new agency processes and initiatives