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Graphic Designer

Ascent White Plains, NY
  • Expired: 18 hours ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Req #: 19-11896
Job Description: Graphic Designer
Location: White Plains, NY
Position Type: Contract (initial 6 month contract that will be trial based and then we would then offer a 6-12 month rolling contract if the designer is a fit or we have enough projects to continue the hire. Manager is not looking for the candidates to start until December)

Summary:
We are looking for an In House Graphic Designer/Social Media Rockstar who is a Creative Suite Ninja.
The ideal candidate will be a skilled designer with at least 3 years of industry experience. He/she should be an effective collaborator who thrives in a fast-paced environment and can handle multiple ongoing
projects simultaneously. The assets created by the Graphic Designer, should visually express the brand and project-specific needs as defined by the Creative team, creative briefs and brand style guides.
This position requires a high level of organization, and strong attention to detail.
To be successful in this position, you should be a self-starter, capable of delivering brilliant creative on time, and show amazing attention to detail. You should be a curious out-of-the-box thinker, strategic problem solver and collaborative team player.

Duties and Responsibilities:
• Work with the Creative/Project Lead to support client objectives, discuss creative direction, and
ensure consistency and standards across brands
• Execute, build and prep files for release to print and digital platforms
• Assist in the creation of marketing materials including print, emails, banners, landing pages and social
assets
• Manage photography and creative assets database, organizing photo and brand assets
• Work efficiently under fast-paced tight deadlines
• Pro actively solve production/creative related issues
• Continue learning to keep skills and industry knowledge current
• Ability to work quickly and autonomously with flexibility in high pressure situations

Execute creative campaigns in print and digital media for our stores and websites,
including but not limited to
• Print advertising
• Social Media
• Email
• Web graphics
• Deliver creative execution that is on brief, on time, and on budget
• Work collaboratively with other team members to deliver high quality, accurate creative assets

Requirements and Qualifications:
• Must have 3+ years of professional full-time design experience in an agency or in-house environment
(not including freelance work).
• Expert of Adobe Creative Suite
• Experience in retail industry
• A keen eye for detail and consistency
• Understanding of print and digital production specifications and requirements for asset delivery
• Attention to detail and creative problem-solving skills
• Knowledge of print and web technologies relevant to advertising
• Effective time management skills and the ability to meet tight deadlines
• Must be energetic, confident and motivated
• Good written and communication skills
• Ability to follow-up verbally and via email, and be an effective communicator

BONUS POINTS:
• Experience with Adobe Premiere
• Experience with Adobe After Effects and adding graphics to video also preferred

TRAITS WE VALUE:
• Genuine enthusiasm for great marketing creative and design - typography, images, and copy
• The drive to see projects through to the end and deal with the adversities along the way
• Collaborative mentality, ability to recognize how to get things done as a team
• High standards in creative execution and appreciation for design excellence
• Strong interpersonal skills - effective communicator
• Desire to be an collaborative and inspirational partner in the creative process
• Self confidence and composure to accept critique, process it, and apply the learning to improve
• Demonstrated passion for design innovation, and explorative creative thought
• Resourcefulness and fearlessness in solving problems, overcoming obstacles, and exploring the unknown

Ascent

Address

White Plains, NY
10605 USA