Senior Graphic Designer

Job Summary:

Creates visual communications to convey messages in an effective and aesthetically pleasing manner. Designing and editing brochures, logos, signs, books, print items, advertisements, and other marketing materials. Knowledge of type size and style to enhance the readability of text and image, produces drafts for review by clients and makes revisions based on the feedback received, reviews final productions for errors, makes sure files are print ready, and ensures that final prints reflect client specifications.

Do you have what it takes?

  • Communication skills: You must be able to confer advice and suggestions from clients, as well as understand what they want.
  • Time management skills: You’ll often find that you’re juggling several projects almost simultaneously.
  • Teamwork skills: Designers must be able to collaborate and get along with others when they work as part of a team.
  • Technical skills: A knowledge of both typography and color theory is critical.
  • Work schedule: This can be a deadline-intensive career.

Location:

Alison South Marketing Group: 668 Broad Street, Augusta, Georgia, 30901

Position:

Full Time

Required:

  • Must work in Augusta, GA
  • Portfolio required (digital or online samples)
  • Bachelor’s degree (BA/BS) from four-year college or university (preferably in creative, design, advertising or related field)
  • Minimum 7 years of experience working in as a designer
  • Minimum 7 years of experience with Adobe Creative Suite (primarily Illustrator, Photoshop & Indesign for Mac)
  • Must possess great computer skills in 100% Mac environment

Skill Set:

  • Experience and up to date with industry leading software and technologies (InDesign, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Photoshop for Mac, etc)
  • A knowledge of both typography and color theory is critical
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and presentation skills
  • Highly organized, with strong attention to detail and time management skills
  • Ability to handle multiple projects at one time
  • Very skilled at content design
  • Keen eye for the smallest details
  • Creative self-starter who works well on deadlines in a very fast-paced environment
  • Proven creative design experience
  • Possession of artistic flair, versatility, conceptual/visual ability and originality
  • Excellent writing, language, and communication skills
  • Detail oriented and organized
  • Strong work ethic
  • Self-starter and problem-solver, who can take initiative with little direction
  • Proven graphic designing experience
  • Possession of creative flair, versatility, conceptual/visual ability and originality
  • Excellent writing, language, and communication skills
  • High competency level on computer and software skills compatible with job responsibilities
  • Demonstrable graphic design skills with a strong portfolio
  • Ability to interact, communicate and present ideas
  • Highly proficient in all design aspects
  • Professionalism regarding time and deadlines
  • Professional conduct within and outside office while conducting agency business

Additional Info:

Occasional travel between Augusta and Aiken offices required

Full Time Benefits:

  • Health Insurance
  • Vision, Dental, Life Insurance, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability
  • 401K
  • One Friday off every month
  • The list goes on…

Email resume and portfolio (digital or online samples) to: work@alisonsouthmarketing.com
Use the subject “Graphic Designer”

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