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Junior Graphic Designer/Production Artist
Ref No.: 17-13423
Location: Costa Mesa, California
We are looking for a Junior Graphic Designer/Production Artist for contract work on the Costa Mesa campus. Candidates MUST have a portfolio or attached portfolio with experience working in the Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop) to be considered.

Marketing Specialist – Graphic Designer/Production Artist

Seeking an all-around graphic designer to deliver best in class client engagement and sales enablement. The ideal candidate will be a versatile service-oriented person with creative design and presentation skills. Ability to work across systems and technology to deliver best in visual storytelling for sales meetings and client events.

Key Responsibilities
  • Design and production projects for electronic and interactive distribution including but not limited to creating/designing/laying out:
    • PowerPoint presentations
    • Print collateral – Product/industry brochures, event materials
    • White paper and perspectives
    • Infographics
    • Some animation and/or web graphics (if skilled)
For select templates then collaborate with Creative lead for direction and approval

Must have skills/experience:
  • Creatively oriented with a keen understanding of usability experience
  • Highly proficient in design principles (i.e. layout, typography, color, balance, and composition)
  • Highly proficient in PowerPoint and Adobe Creative Suite: InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop
  • Comfortable working in both Windows and Mac platforms
  • Experience creating informational/educational graphics
  • Very strong attention to detail
  • Must be able to take an instructed task and work independently with ability to juggle multiple projects and priorities
· Excellent written/verbal communication skills, project management, time management, organization and co-ordination skills.
· Strong relationship-building skills; ability to work with a variety of people in various disciplines
· Sense of urgency, must have ability to execute and be willing to go the extra mile.

Nice to haves:
- Internal communications experience
- B2B financial/business services industry experience
- Digital media/video/animation: Editing, compositing, keying and motion graphics in After Effects, Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro, Animated Gifs
- Knowledge of web design/architecture/optimization, UX, responsive design, HTML, CSS, Javascript
- Knowledge of Enterprise Content Management (ECM) systems such as TeamSite, Drupal or Joomla
- App development for web and mobile
Additional Requirements
- College degree: BA or BFA preferred in graphic design, web/digital marketing, business, marketing, technology or related field
- 3-5+ years of design experience, agency or in-house, digital/online marketing experience (in B2B financial/business services industry a plus).
- Portfolio must have current samples that display a clean, simple and modern design aesthetic