Cutting-Edge Digitial Graphic Designer Wanted in Virginia Beach, VA at Vaco

Date Posted: 5/30/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Vaco is partnering with a local financial company in search of a Digital Creative/Graphic Designer with basic development experience. Our client is expanding into new, exciting directions and looking for a brilliant designer to take part in taking their vision to a new level.

JOB OBJECTIVE: Envision and design cutting-edge and intuitive front-end digital and print solutions largely for a retail brand with a growing online presence. Also responsible for creating in-store graphics, email templates and other communications collateral. Able to work with Marketing Automation programs, and is capable and willing to wear many marketing hats.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES.

• Produce and create digital Web and print solutions, including Web pages and landing pages, mobile App design,email templates, reports, signage, banners, etc.

• Translate requirements into wireframes and mockups

• Provide user-centered design expertise from concept to delivery

• Collaborate with stakeholders to ensure consistency of brand identity

• Ensure graphic solutions are optimized for integration, performance, usability and sustainability

• Improve brand look and feel.

• Work closely with the IT department to ensure continuation of a stable production environment and provide content with basic HTML and CSS.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

• Expert in user-centered design process, specifically related to accessibility and Web standards

• A general understanding of all aspects of Marketing design including digital and non-digital design.

• Self-starting individual with proven ability to take ownership for results and driving change

• 3+ years experience designing front end user interface Web solutions using Adobe Creative Suite (i.e. Illustrator, Photoshop, Dreamweaver)

• Must know CSS, HTML, and have hands-on experience of content management systems

• Experience creating style guides, master pages, master templates and CSS

• Must be able to collect/understand requirements and design, explain, and negotiate feedback on wireframes and mockups

• Proven experience in handling relationships with employees, content administrators, stakeholders, IT teams and external resources

• Strong customer service, negotiation and influencing skills

• Experience in working with a variety of specialties and levels of experience

• Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and move projects forward with minimal input.

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor's degree in fine arts, graphic design, marketing, related field or commensurate work experience

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

Must provide a demonstrable portfolio of work