Cambridge, Massachusetts / Madison Black
Posted: Oct 9, 2017
Our client, an oncology branch within a larger pharmaceutical company, is seeking an experienced, contract Graphic Designer to join their creative team in Cambridge, MA!
The Graphic Designer will be responsible for creating quality graphics and artwork for visual communications that are aligned with company brand. They will work to ensure corporate graphics and core values are represented and maintained across all materials both internally and externally.
? Provide creative, cutting edge art direction and graphic design across print and digital including: advertising, campaigns, company intranet, internal communications, e-blasts, flat screen displays, promotional material, events, and social media.
? Translate marketing strategy to create 360 design campaigns.
? Project Management of internal agency projects including developing processes for partnering with external agencies and brand teams.
? Lead and review concept development, strategic development, design solutions, and creative production throughout the life cycle of the project.
? Ensure technical accuracy of design projects handed off to commercial printer and clients.
? Produce files that will consistently image properly to film in pre-press stage.
? Able to negotiate timelines with clients and vendors.
? Assist internal clientele in developing marketing and business communications for delivery either as presentations or printed documents.
? Expert in digital, print, and presentation design
? Minimum of 4 years of professional graphic design experience
? Fluent with Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Acrobat, Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
? Adobe Dreamweaver, HTML/CSS, and Animation experience preferred
? Cross-platform expertise between Mac and PC
? Experience leading creative presentations
? Able to analyze cost-effectiveness of design solutions and utilize creative ability within budget limitations
? Thorough understanding of commercial printing, presentation graphics, and promo design production techniques to execute alternative, cost-saving production methods when necessary
? Strong interpersonal and organization skills, as the designer will often interface with clients and be faced with settling issues regarding job priority, scope, budget, and scheduling.
? BONUS: Experience with package design and photoshoot direction
? This is a year-long contract with the potential to be extended or converted to permanent
? **MUST have a design portfolio in order to apply!