Graphic & Web Designer

Location
New York
Posted
Nov 11, 2013
Closes
Dec 11, 2013
Contact
Ms. Danielle Steger
Duration
Freelance
We are seeking a Web Designer with a core competency in Graphic Design and CSS. This position will design and produce custom advertising creative for many of the leading global brands that work with us. Specifically including renderings, final print files, and signage packages. Designer will also be responsible for company sales presentation materials, including newsletters, invites, manage the website and other graphic design art work.
The ideal candidate will have a passion for design with experience in an Agency environment with a focus in events or marketing industry. Must have strong experience in web and print with a strong attention to detail. Must also have ability to produce high-quality work quickly, technical know-how, and a portfolio that demonstrates experience with producing graphics.
Please provide resume, and link to portfolio and social channels.

Responsibilities:
•Generate final print files for production and fabrication
•Create marketing material for digital landscape
•Create content for email blasts and other digital campaigns (newsletters, evites)
•Retouch images including photo manipulation, collages and conceptual renderings
•Content manager for company website, responsible for updating
•Assist in development of web pages for website and be primary content manager

Qualifications:
•Experience with print production and print design
•Degree in graphic arts/design or significant experience as a graphic designer with strong design principals
•Fluent in Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign experience with retouching, photo manipulation, collage and conceptual renderings
•Strong experience in either Dreamweaver, Wordpress, Magento, HTML 5, CSS, Java, JQuery
•Strong proficiency optimizing assets for online use
•Ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects and meet tight deadlines
•Ability to work with high profile branding under strict client guidelines
•Strong communication skills to work with cross-functional teams
•Technical understanding of desktop and mobile advertising environments
•Video editing/optimization, including Final Cut Pro, Flash, Flite or other rich media experience
•Must have ability to manage clients, vendors, budgets, timelines and production logistics
•Intermediate understanding of IT - installing/uninstalling programs, fixing email issues, FTP connectivity etc.
•Fluent in basic programs such as Word, Excel, Keynote, Powerpoint, Outlook etc.
•Knowledge of latest trends with marketing and branding
•Knowledge of App design/programming capabilities for devices
•Ability to execute a large task list of to-dos and manage priority changes quickly
•2 - 3 years agency experience

Ideal Personal Attributes
•The desire and ability to learn on the fly and do what needs to be done
•Team player with collaborative operating style
•An innovative mind always willing and able to contribute creative solutions to problems as they arise
•Passion for technology, design and a start-up environment


Please submit cover letter and resume directly to danielle@thproductions.com. NO phone calls, please.