Graphic Designer in Melville, NY at Volt

Date Posted: 5/30/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Melville, NY
  • Duration:
    12 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    5/30/2018
  • Job ID:
    118026
  • Pay Rate
    $20.0 - $25.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    (973) 404-9187

Job Description

Title:                     GRAPHIC DESIGNER
Type:                    Contract to Hire Full time 
Location               Melville, NY 11747
Start:                    ASAP

$25.00 Hr - W-2 

  • General Summary - GRAPHIC DESIGNER With minimum supervision, utilizes current technology to provide direction, advice and support for creation of graphic design projects to the Corporate Communications Department and other business partners throughout the company.
  • Responsible for the conceptualization and design of graphic applications such as collateral material, environmental graphics, books and magazines, corporate identity or brand and online site design, from concept to completion.
  • Essential Functions - GRAPHIC DESIGNER Conceptualize, design and coordinate original artwork, art logos and copy layouts to ensure marketing pieces are creative and effective.
  • Determines style, size and arrangement of type and illustrations 
  • Develop creative themes that convey intended meaning to target audience that communicate mood, emphasis, insight, viewpoint and similar visual impressions
  • Provide guidance to the Assistant Graphic Designer and Graphic Assistants on design and layout Research facts, data, and statistics to ensure accurate information is being presented
  • Create and update marketing literature and prepare final artwork for printing with outside vendors
  • GRAPHIC DESIGNER will manage graphic design projects within assigned budgets and timeframes
  • Coordinate and schedule projects with business partners and vendors Aid in art direction of photography, video production and press checks
  • Provide feedback to supervisor on graphic staff performances to be used in the evaluation process Job Specifications
  • GRAPHIC DESIGNER typically has the following skills or abilities: Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design or related field or equivalent graphic design experience
  • Three to five years of equivalent computer graphic design work experience including typesetting, layout color theory, and creation of original artwork
  • Proficient with the Macintosh computer utilizing PageMaker, InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop and FreeHand, and knowledge of PowerPoint, Microsoft Word and Excel Demonstrated proofreading and editing skills
  • Ability to effectively communicate information to a wide variety of technical and non-technical individuals or groups
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills Excellent organizational skills with the ability to work in a fast paced, team oriented environment Regularly exercises discretion and independent judgment the in performance of his/her job duties - GRAPHIC DESIGNER

VOLT is an Equal Opportunity Employer