Full-service public relations and integrated marketing agency is in need of an experienced and skilled graphic designer in the York, PA area. Please visit our website at [login to view URL] to learn more about Gavin.
The Graphic Designer is responsible for routinely conceptualizing creative solutions that effectively communicate the strategic intent for each tactic within an assigned project. This role is responsible for working with our design team in creating the overall visual aspects that support our client projects. Effective communication and collaboration with cross-functional team members is essential.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Exceptional design capability with a strong understanding of web best practices
Expert-level knowledge and utilization of Adobe Creative Suite, including InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, etc.
Design new brands (logo and brand themes) and design campaigns and materials for established brands within brand standards.
Create print and online communications using multi-media knowledge and skill, including typography, photography and videography, layout and design.
Create visual concepts utilizing photographs, art or other design elements; collaborate with the agency’s creative team to determine best practices
Execute design functionality and product layout and design as required for Web interfaces, navigation, page layouts, e-communication, advertising, various online materials, etc.
Management of traditional media projects including working with print vendors
Strong understanding of web development and content management systems, including WordPress, SquareSpace, Joomla, Drupal, etc.
Work with agency staff to ensure content and design updates and edits meet standards for timeliness, quality and desired outcome
Produce work under tight deadlines with the ability to produce favorable results under pressure
Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Communication Design or Graphic Design (or equivalent)
Minimum of 3 years’ relevant work experience specific to digital campaigns, integrated marketing and public relations tactics
Ability to work well independently as well as in a team within a rapidly changing deadline-driven environment
Agency experience or similar relevant work experience preferred
Superior level of attention to detail
Must possess the ability to be solution -oriented and work under minimal supervision
Proficient in MS office including Excel, PowerPoint, Word, and demonstrated ability to learn new systems quickly
Excellent organizational skills
Ability to manage high stress situations; remain calm under pressure