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Graphic Designer

Ascension Publishing Group, LLC
Exton, PA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description
Graphic Designer (Remote)
Great Place To Work - CertifiedWe’re proud to be a Great Place to Work - Certified™ company! Check out what our team members say makes working at Ascension so great: https://www.greatplacetowork.com/certified-company/7041189
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Job SummaryThe Graphic Designer participates in creative vision meetings for assigned projects, collaborating with the product development team to create a graphic package that includes covers, interior layouts, packing design, and digital assets. A successful candidate possesses a high level of professionalism, excellent attention to detail, a strong creative vision, developed technical and organizational skills, and the experience to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced work environment. This role adheres to and promotes Ascension's values by performing all duties in a manner that supports and contributes to the achievement of Ascension's goals while providing continuity and creative innovation in support of the Company's marketing message.Duties and Responsibilities
  • Conceive and implement concepts, guidelines, and strategies in various creative projects and oversee them to completion for a high-functioning, high-performing team
  • Collaborate with product managers and marketing team to obtain knowledge of project scope and objectives
  • Review layouts to ensure brand standards and core values are reflected (truth and beauty of the Catholic faith)
  • Color correction, image manipulation, and creation of original art (Photoshop, Illustrator)
  • Facilitate brainstorming/creative sessions to generate ideas
  • Lead the development and presentation of creative strategy and campaigns
  • Responsible for creating a cohesive image that embodies Ascension's brand identity, which can range from logos to website layouts to traditional marketing materials
  • Identify the conceptual and strategic direction of various projects and clearly present those ideas to the team
  • Participate in team lead discussions as they relate to improving Ascension's creative process and company culture
  • Create digital graphics for social media, website, and e-books
  • Prepare document files, including pre-flighting, for printers and other outside vendors
  • Work closely with team members in all departments to meet tight deadlines with a high volume of changes
  • Manage multiple projects simultaneously in various stages of development
  • Schedule, assign, and track projects in project management software
  • Organize and maintain files within the team's system
Requirements
  • BS/BA in Graphic Design, Fine Art, Design, Marketing, or related field
  • 5+ years of experience in design/creative experience management, preferably in a corporate setting
  • A solid background in copywriting and/or design, art direction, and management
  • A strong understanding of brand development, advertisement, and multichannel marketing concepts
  • Current on technological innovations in digital and graphic design across all channels
  • Awareness of current trends in promotional campaigns, print, and visual design
  • An extensive online portfolio that includes samples of under research/visual design and your rationale behind the proposed solutions
  • Expertise in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, and Flash
  • Expertise in print production needs, timelines, and turnarounds
  • Proficiency in InCopy, Microsoft Office, and Google Suites
  • Outstanding leadership and organizational skills
  • Exceptional interpersonal, presentation, verbal, and written communication skills with an ability to inspire the creative team to give their best
  • Flexibility to move from project to project quickly and efficiently
  • Strong attention to detail, as well as the ability to manage multiple projects and tasks simultaneously to meet tight deadlines
  • Well-verse in Catholic theological concepts and terminology
  • Understand, practice, and exemplify Ascension’s values and mission

Company Overview Ascension is the leader in Catholic faith formation and a certified great place to work by the Great Place to Work Institute. Over the past 20 years, Ascension has helped to nurture the faith of more than 10 million people in 8,000 parishes through books, Bibles, faith formation programs, chart-topping podcasts, social media, and the Ascension Presents YouTube channel.

Our Team: https://ascensionpress.com/pages/our-team
Our Mission & Values: https://ascensionpress.com/pages/our-mission-and-values
Our Newsroom: https://newsroom.ascensionpress.com/

Ascension Publishing Group, LLC

Address

Exton, PA
USA

Industry

Arts and Entertainment

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