Web Designer

Port Washington
Feb 22, 2013
Mar 24, 2013
Human Resources
This is a contract position located in New York

Publishers Clearing House is currently looking for a Web Designer, responsible for the conception, development, execution, and maintenance of design concepts throughout all phases of a project. This person uses knowledge of current graphic design software to produce graphic art and visual materials for promotions, advertisements, and informative and instructional material through a variety of media outlets. Generates and manipulates graphic images, animations, sound, text and video into consolidated and seamless multimedia programs. This Role requires broad knowledge of standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the online desktop and mobile field and offline design field.


•Interact closely with Online Creative teams, marketing personnel and various other departments to develop, schedule, and produce projects through completion.
•Design of emails; landing pages; site components; ads modules; splash screens; branding and marketing materials; and other graphic or web elements based on corporate and client requests, new technologies, or new vendor relationships
•Create Web pages, Flash animations, user interfaces, icons, style sheets, color schemes, templates, and layouts for use in projects etc., ensuring company-wide standards and consistency while staying ahead of industry trends
•Create elegant and cutting-edge components to support advertiser programs for Marketing team; concept creation and design of rich media ad units as well as marketing, advertising, and sales materials
•Exercise judgment in determining both the strategic and tactical approaches for project specific design initiatives, under tight deadlines.
•Be the key point of contact for specific project development resources, serving as an deliverable project manager from a creative and tactical perspective
•Research design and interactive trends utilizing internet and other means

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

•Bachelors degree in graphic design or 4+ years of professional experience in design, advertising, and corporate branding
•Thorough knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, HTML and CSS, with the ability to keep abreast of new technology solutions to maintain the highest standard of work. Mobile development skills a plus.
•Ability to build emails that render properly across all email clients and browsers (responsive email build a plus).
•Comprehensive understanding of project ownership from assignment through delivery
•Advanced branding, visual design, and typography skills
•Ability to take direction
•Ability to quickly familiarize with brand goals, integrate style into design, and deliver projects on time
•The ability to solve problems; a realistic understanding of when and how to elevate an issue
•Ability to be flexible, have a positive attitude, and work as part of a team to make compromises that meet the needs of all parties
•Ability to simultaneously manage multiple projects with ever-changing deadlines
•Enthusiastic team player who looks out for others, provides guidance, and readily shares knowledge

Join our winning team and apply today!

This is a contract, onsite position based in Port Washington, NY. Candidates must reside in the tri-state area.

PCH is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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