Robert Half The Creative Group Graphic Designer in PEARL RIVER, New York
Senior Graphic Designer – Corporate Communications The successful candidate should have a portfolio that demonstrates a creative and dynamic approach to design, and must have an expert command of current print and web design software. He or she must have strong interpersonal and written communication skills, project management skills and, above all, be a team player able to interface with multiple departments, clients, vendors, consultants and technical support personnel. Required skills and experience include: strong design and creative skills; the ability to generate new ideas and concepts; a strong command of formats, typography, graphics and layout; technical expertise in Adobe Creative Suite programs (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator), Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Office, PowerPoint, Excel, Dreamweaver and HTML 5 web production; Vector graphic illustration skills; experience in producing infographics; ability to design and create charts and tables in Adobe Illustrator; photography, retouching and manipulation; exhibition design skills, including mounting and framing of art. Knowledge and experience in the following are a plus: SharePoint and SharePoint Designer; design and production of apps. Educational requirements: Applicant must possess one of the following three combinations of education and experience in graphic, print and interactive design in a design studio or corporate environment: (1) BFA in design or related field and a minimum of 5 years of experience; (2) Associate's degree in design or a related field with a minimum of 7 years of experience; (3) High school diploma and a minimum of 10 years of experience. Core Responsibilities: The senior designer will work with the Section Manager – Corporate Communications to design, develop and produce print and digital communications. He or she will be responsible to create brochures, bill inserts, email blasts, posters, invitations, newsletters, conference materials, E-board postings, signage, displays, logos, illustrations for infographics, icons, charts, graphs, maps, tables, banner ads, and Web pages. This employee will interact with internal clients in a fast-paced environment that requires managing multiple projects simultaneously under tight deadlines, troubleshooting issues that arise with excellent attention to detail and a proactive commitment to follow through. Physical requirements: Must have a valid driver's license and be able to travel within the Orange & Rockland service territory. Must be able to work extended hours, if necessary.
The Creative Group, a Robert Half company, specializes in placing highly skilled marketing, advertising, design, interactive and public relations professionals on a project and full-time basis with advertising and public relations agencies, Fortune 500 companies and small to mid-sized firms. We are faster at finding you work because of our strong network. We reach out to over 12,000 creative and marketing hiring managers each week. In addition to our free job search services, we provide our candidates with access to online skills training and a competitive benefits and compensation package.
Our parent company, Robert Half, once again was named to FORTUNE® magazine's list of "World's Most Admired Companies" and was the highest-ranked staffing firm. (March 1, 2016)
Apply for this job now or contact our branch office at 1.888.846.1668 to learn more about this position.
All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada.
Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Vet
Req ID: 02710-0008837381
Functional Role: Graphic Designer
City: PEARL RIVER
Postal Code: 10965-3104
Compensation: $27.71 to $32.09 per hour
Requirements: Adobe Dreamweaver