Senior Graphic Designer
Mighty Engine is a business strategy and marketing firm dedicated to helping clients achieve their communications objectives. The Senior Graphic Designer plays a critical role in serving the needs of our clients, which includes an array of for-profit companies, nonprofit organizations, and government agencies, primarily in the Greater Philadelphia region.
Chief Responsibilities and Duties
The Senior Graphic Designer is responsible for the quality and timely production of a wide range of graphic designs for print products and web/interactive media. Duties include:
*Understanding client communications challenges and developing innovative solutions for these challenges
*Collaborating with colleagues and designated consultants to create stellar creative concepts
*Developing from start to finish print and interactive media designs that exceed client expectations
*Managing specific design projects
*Supporting the company’s sales process in securing clients by helping to put together Keynote presentations and graphically designed proposals
*Securing printing estimates and coordination
*Understanding how to read and develop printing specifications and submission processes
The ideal candidate must have:
*Strong concept development and graphic design ability
*An understanding of how to create and extend client brands
*Excellent understanding of composition, color and typography
*Ability to effectively search for stock images; conduct photo touch ups when needed
*Proficiency in the latest versions of Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, etc.
*Basic knowledge of Flash and HTML
*Solid experience in creating web graphics, templates and layouts for use in website projects or online advertising
*Experience in high-quality print production, including paper and printing methods, color and image management
*Ability to communicate effectively when interacting with clients
*Ability to manage projects and work under intense pressure to meet deadlines
*Ability to work long hours during busy periods; sometimes with very little notice
*A BFA or equivalent course work
*At least three years of experience working in a busy design studio or agency environment
*Ability to demonstrate your love of advertising and to tell us how you stay current with what's happening in the industry
Mighty Engine values diversity and is an equal opportunity employer. Interested candidates should send a cover letter (including desired salary range), resume, reference list and PDF or link to online portfolio to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please indicate “Senior Graphic Designer” in the subject line. It is important to note that incomplete applications will not be considered.
How To Apply
NOTE: International candidates must hold a valid US working permit.