Assistant Graphic Designer

May 20, 2014
Jun 19, 2014
Ms. Human Resources Department
Full Time
Northstar is currently seeking an Assistant Graphic Designer to be based out of our office in Secaucus, NJ. This position is ideal for an entry level or junior level candidate who is looking to launch a career in digital and print graphic design. You’ll work with the marketing and custom publishing departments of different Northstar brands and will apply the knowledge from your college courses and internships to continue to develop your skills. We’re looking for sharp designers with fresh ideas, who are not afraid to contribute and learn both the creative and administrative areas of a professional design department.

•Work with Design Manager, as well as editors and marketing managers to ensure all materials are received and schedules are maintained
•Photo selection and design choices within the framework of marketing and custom publishing templates
•Refinement and/or resizing of photos, images and banners
•Updating sales and marketing collateral include contracts, sell sheets, PowerPoint templates, media kit assets, social media graphics
•Potential to grow into creation of new designs, both digital and print related

Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
•Entry level applicants welcome; 1-2 years of experience is ideal
•Bachelor of Arts degree preferred
•Good eye for contemporary design that grabs attention and presents important points in a clear, easy to find and read format
•Working knowledge of current graphic design software, including Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign
•Basic knowledge/exposure to HTML
•Strong verbal and interpersonal communication skills with a willingness to work collaboratively with others
•Focus on attention to detail, excellent organizational skills and ability to multitask in a fast-paced work environment
•Strong command of photography, digital imaging, design and layout
•Self-motivated, able to work independently as well as take input and direction

We offer a competitive salary and benefits plan and a rewarding and dynamic work experience. Please send your resume, samples, and cover letter with compensation requirements to We will only be contacting those individuals whose qualifications and experience appear to be a fit for this position. We are an equal opportunity employer.

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