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Marketing Administrative Assistant in Smyrna, GA at Vaco

Date Posted: 2/27/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Vaco Atlanta Staffing is sourcing a contract Marketing Assistant for a fantastic client of ours located in Smyrna. This role is ideal for a marketing oriented assistant with great design skills and is looking for work to do before the summer break.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
The essential functions include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Create designs, concepts, and sample layouts based on knowledge of layout principles and aesthetic design concepts.
  • Work within established branding guidelines, upholding the highest quality design standards in order to meet objectives and results.
  • Determine size and arrangement of illustrative material and copy, and select style and size of type.
  • Confer with business development team to discuss and determine layout design.
  • Develop graphics and layouts for product illustrations, company logos, and Web sites.
  • Review final layouts and suggest improvements as needed.
  • Prepare illustrations or rough sketches of material, discussing them with sales team or supervisors and making necessary changes.
  • Use computer software to generate new images.
  • Key information into computer equipment to create layouts for client or supervisor.
  • Prepare notes and instructions for workers who assemble and prepare final layouts for printing.
  • Draw and print charts, graphs, illustrations, and other artwork, using computer.
  • Study illustrations and photographs to plan presentation of materials, products, or services.
  • Mark up, paste and assemble final layouts to prepare layouts for printer.
  • Work to keep website up-to-date and dynamic with current photos, font, design, layout, and multimedia.

Minimum Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills and Abilities)

  • Minimum one to four years of experience in the creative field with demonstrated knowledge of design, marketing, communications and brand principles.
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator), InDesign and MS PowerPoint
  • Create marketing collateral across a wide range of disciplines (web design, print design, e-mail campaigns etc)
  • Business Development Proposal support and assistance with presentations, maps etc...admin support including food & beverage, menus, logos, marketing pieces etc..
  • Ability to work creatively within established brand guidelines
  • Excellent organizational skills, attention to detail and ability to complete multiple, concurrent projects while meeting deadlines and delivering high quality results
  • Ability to design high quality, objective-driven marketing communications collateral across multiple platforms including print, online/website, email, blog, social and event/experience
  • Strong writing and communication skills
  • Able to work on a variety of tasks and effectively focus on the task at hand
  • Ability to work collaboratively on a team
  • Ability to give and receive feedback in an efficient and productive manner

Required experience:

  • Graphic Design: 1+ year