What we’re looking for...
A Senior Designer that brings experience, talent, technique, and an unflinching pursuit of excellence. Clear communication, flexibility, and a desire to be the design voice both internally and externally are critical to this position’s success. A master in design thinking, graphic systems, typography, iconography, color, pattern, and form, this role requires a track record of stellar work with a drive to hone skills, experiment with new tools, and think beyond the screen.
The Senior Designer will ideate and execute environmental designs, digital assets, identity systems, corporate presentations, etc, alongside other designers, video, producers, strategists, and senior leadership. This role must also work closely with clients, creative partners, and vendors.
As Senior Designer you’ll...
_ Direct, collaborate and execute design
_ Utilize Design thinking and theory related to brand and brand strategy
_ See projects through from ideation to creation, including asset production and launch
_ Develop detailed creative briefs – in collaboration with our strategy and design _ teams as well as the client’s team – to ensure solid understanding of client’s goals and objectives
_ Concept and create graphic systems for large scale events and digital experiences
_ Design visual identity systems for a diverse set of brands
_ Design corporate communications, such as presentation decks, digital marketing assets, print collateral, etc.
_ Provide leadership on the Design Team by nurturing talent through clear direction, constructive feedback and passing on knowledge and expertise
_ Lead the development of the brand design process in conjunction with strategy team
_ Work closely with project managers and other Designers to ensure deadlines are met and all deliverables are in line with client goals & expectations
_ Work with outside partners and vendors, e.g. printers, photographers, illustrators, and other creative partners to communicate client needs and get the work done
_ Present to clients, explaining the design process and why the solution works
_ Adhere to and protect all client brand standards
_ Travel occasionally (client meetings, site visits, inspiration trips)
We’d love to hear from you if you have...
_ 6+ years Experience in a design studio or agency environment (or comparable area)
_ Bachelor’s Degree in design or fine arts (or comparable experience)
_ Outstanding multi-disciplinary design talent with great attention to detail
_ A diverse portfolio of previous client work, showcasing a strategic and creative approach
_ Clear understanding of visual systems and an enthusiasm for creating visual narrative
_ A solid core design competency, including drawing/sketching, typography, ideation, color theory, use of texture, spacing, scale, visual presentation development, and layout
_ Effective time management and a track record of meeting deadlines
_ The ability to communicate and collaborate with team members across disciplines (e.g. Strategy, Events, Video)
_ Experience or demonstrated interest in the application of environmental design _Expert knowledge of industry-standard software (Adobe CC, Keynote, PowerPoint, etc.)
_ A strong, independent work ethic, takes direction well with minimal supervision _ Understand and embrace a small, entrepreneurial culture in Atlanta, GA
_ A passion for showing care to your clients, colleagues and the work you do, no matter how big or small the task.
_ A plus: Applied experience or interest in animation/motion graphics and pertinent software (Adobe After Effects, Cinema 4D, etc.)