Clearwater / FL
Sr. Graphic Designer - OEM
As Senior Graphic Designer and a member on one of our key OEM dedicated marketing teams you must have a seasoned design portfolio with experience in both web-based graphic design and print. A familiarity with email marketing and/or direct mail is a plus. This position plays a key role in creative strategy and development which requires attention to detail and forward thinking. This applicant must show confidence in their design decisions and skill with ability to articulate a design’s intent or value. A design portfolio should include examples of creativity, strong understanding of layout/organization, design and corporate branding. The ability to demonstrate strategic problem solving, original thought and an understanding of project goals is critical for the success in this position. All applicants MUST supply a resume and design portfolio with any employment inquiry. This position will be required to work from our corporate office in downtown Clearwater, no temporary, contract, or remote work provided for this role.
Additional responsibilities include:
Design conception, development and presentation - ability to review solutions to meet client goals and objectives.
Follow and collaborate on design direction.
Collaborate with Production Admin, Copywriters & Proofers, and Creative Directors.
Responsible for design quality, accuracy, and special projects as necessary.
Be able to maintain overall appearance and ethos of client branding.
Spec and release art for production.
Review, manage, and follow weekly production schedules - meeting all deadlines.
Research and be cognizant of design and technology trends. Position Demands:
Extended hours may be required during peak workloads or special projects.
Ability to think and work independently and achieve results with minimal input or supervision.
Strong project management skills.
Effective communication and presentation skills – both written and verbal.
Attention to detail and accuracy.
All applicants MUST supply a resume and design portfolio with any employment inquiry. Required Skills and Experience:
5+ years of experience in design or agency environment preferred.
Bachelor’s degree or higher in fine arts, graphic design or related field.
Master technical skills in Adobe products including but, not limited to, InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop. Adobe xD, After Effects and/or Premier a plus.
Proficient in Microsoft Office and related Windows applications.
Understanding of email and/or direct mail marketing, automotive marketing, HTML and web-based graphics, prepress, concepting, and story boards. Job Benefits & Perks:
Paid health, dental, and vision insurance.
401K, paid holidays and PTO.
Competitive wage; compensation commensurate with skills and experience.
Weekly yoga and in-house massage therapist.
Discount on recreation organizations.
Downtown Clearwater parking.
Annual Summer and Winter parties.
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