The Web/Print Designer position is responsible for designing the overall layout and aesthetic for AACR’s web-based and printed content, operating within the established brand guidelines of the organization. Working as part of the Marketing and Creative Services Department, their duties include graphic design, file production, meeting with colleagues to understand expectations and adherence to deadlines.
•Work under the direction of the Director of Creative Services to create a consistent look and feel of AACR web-based and print materials.
•Work within established brand guidelines to develop web graphics, including web banners, gift, rotating banners, videos, apps, HTML code, email, mobile, other web-based products, and applications.
•Design AACR print collaterals which include, but are not limited to postcards, letterheads, forms, business cards, brochures, newsletters, mailers, flyers, web graphics, etc.
•Conceptualize and implement web-based design solutions that meet marketing strategies.
•Keep up to date on current design methodologies and maintain technical knowledge by attending design workshops, reviewing professional publications, and participating in professional societies.
•Present visual solutions to internal clients and communicate strategies behind design ideas and executions.
•Allocate appropriate amount of time to each work order.
•Work collaboratively with other AACR departments to develop ideas and concepts to meet their collateral needs.
•Perform all the essential functions of the position, with or without accommodations, and other tasks and responsibilities as required.
•Associate degree in graphic design, web design, or equivalent experience. Advanced degree is preferred.
•A minimum of five years of experience in web design, layout, and production, preferably in an advertising agency or studio environment.
•Outstanding creativity and the ability to develop innovative ideas and concepts.
•Excellent coordination, organizational, and prioritization skills.
•Exceptional communication skills, both verbal and written, and proven ability to communicate with all levels of management and external vendors.
•Ability to communicate conflicting deadlines and realistic estimates of project completion times to both internal clients and managers.
•Ability to work well in a team environment.
•Expert knowledge in WordPress, Microsoft SharePoint, Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Flash, HTML, HTML5, other web developing applications, Adobe Creative Cloud (Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop), Macintosh platform, and PC/Windows environment.
•Highly organized and detail oriented.
•Ability to meet deadlines.
How to Apply:
Please submit your cover letter and resume (including salary expectation).
Equal Opportunity Employer