Senior Graphic Designer

Employer
Location
Los Angeles
Posted
Jun 25, 2012
Closes
Jul 25, 2012
Contact
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Category
Design
Duration
Full Time

The Nielsen Jewelry Group's high energy Marketing Department seeks a Senior Graphic Designer to create designs that engage, attract and sell. Develops or acquires images used in a variety of creative projects, including advertisements, email marketing, brochures, corporate identity, packaging, presentations, websites, displays and signage. Also responsible for the design, layout and formatting of materials. Designs may integrate typographic, photographic, illustrative and other elements. Must have a strong sense of concept development, in addition to communication, research, problem-solving and presentation skills. Must be proficient with applications such as Adobe Creative Suite. Web design skills may also be required. Should be able to collaborate with teams to plan, analyze, organize and execute assigned projects.

Nielsen Jewelry Group is the premier international jewelry trade events that bring brands, suppliers and retailers from around the world together.

Nielsen Exposition's goal is to create, market, sell and produce high quality tradeshows and educational conferences in conjunction with our leading industry publications and associations. Our top priority is to produce, develop and acquire events of strategic significance and value to Nielsen Business Publications and other Nielsen properties.

Aggressive sales and innovative marketing are fundamental to our operations. We are highly focused on identifying and satisfying the needs and wants of our clients and customers, and are committed to providing our staff the most state-of-the-art technology, applications and Internet solutions to accomplish this. Our service offering is comprehensive and includes Exposition Sales and Marketing, Sponsorship Sales, Attendance Promotion, Exposition and Conference Management, Attendee Services (Registration) and Graphic Design.

Nielsen Expositions is a Nielsen Business Media, Inc. company. Nielsen Business Media publishes trade magazines through Nielsen Business Publications, USA and is a leader in business-to-business electronic media through Nielsen eMedia & Information Marketing, which focuses on Internet strategies and development and e-business.

The Nielsen Company is a publicly held company that provides millions of people around the world with the insight, intelligence, and information they need to make smarter business decisions. We hold market leading positions with world-renowned and widely recognized brands and businesses including ACNielsen, Nielsen Media Research, and Billboard and Adweek to name a few.

We offer dynamic careers that give you the opportunity to contribute and the room to grow. You can create a wide career path across all of our businesses. Nielsen promotes and enforces a policy of Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) for all individuals.

Learn more about Nielsen Expositions at http://www.nielsen.com/us/en/about-us/expositions.html and more about our Jewelry trade events and digital publication at www.nationaljeweler.com.

Skills
- 5+ years experience in graphic artist role or 3+ years as an Art Director
- Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design or related field.
- Strong communication skills - ability to interface with marketing, sales and operations teams internally, along with outside creative agencies
- Able to manage several projects both small and large in scope (e.g. print ads, web ads, HTML emails, PDF forms, brochures, postcards, directories, show signage)
- Strong conceptual thinking, design skills and upscale aesthetic
- Brief and manage external suppliers and internal clients to ensure deadlines and requirements are met
- Highly organized
- Highly focused attention to detail
- Professional demeanor with exceptional interpersonal and customer service skills; able to work independently and as a team player
- A great attitude and a strong work ethic

** Since this position services an east coast based team, work hours are to start between 7-7:30 ending between 4-4:30 (with an hour lunch or depending on time taken)

SOFTWARE REQUIREMENTS (must be very proficient in these programs):
- Adobe InDesign CS5.5
- Adobe Illustrator CS5.5
- Adobe Photoshop CS5.5
- Adobe Dreamweaver CS5.5
- Adobe Acrobat Pro CS5.5

DESIRED SKILLS:
- Background in HTML, CSS, website back-end is a major plus
- Microsoft Office
- Microsoft Excel
- Quark Express 8.0

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