Graphic Designer

Position Summary

The position requires a creative flair and strong ability to translate requirements into design.  Work involves the entire process of defining requirements, visualizing and creating graphics including illustrations, logos, layouts and photos.  Need an understanding of websites (layout, design and content), digital ad design, photography and video.

Essential Functions and Basic Duties

  • Working from a brief with an Account Executive, generating ideas to present to the client
  • Conceptualize visuals for print and digital environments based on requirements (concept, revisions, to delivery)
  • Contribute to strategic decisions, working with design and teams
  • Working knowledge of graphic usage across various media (digital, print, traditional)
  • Develop illustrations, logos and other designs using software provided
  • Managing and organizing the task/job infrastructure (Ex. Wrike)
  • Successfully implement content and design based on use and output
  • Ability to work withing open-source platforms including WordPress and Drupal
  • Executing through high-level graphic design, lead design projects through research, concept, and completion using internal and external resources to fit brand guidelines
  • Work under the supervision of an Art Director and Creative Art Director
  • Keep informed on latest trends and technologies to be used for quality-of-life improvements and/or sales opportunities
  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Act as a team player/self-starter with the ability to analyze tasks, work independently and to drive projects to completion
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications / Required Knowledge

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design, Fine Arts or related field
  • Proven graphic designing experience with portfolio
  • Two plus years of experience in graphic design
  • Strong working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite
  • Time-management skills and attention to detail required

Skills / Abilities

  • Problem Solving – Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; gathers and analyzes information skillfully; develops alternative solutions; works well with group problem solving situations
  • Analytical – Uses intuition and experience to complement service data and customer information; reviews current workflows and procedures to improve efficiency
  • Oral & Written Communication – Speaks and writes clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; listens and gets clarification.
  • Teamwork – Exhibits objectivity and openness to others’ views; welcomes feedback; contributes to being a part of a positive team spirit
  • Planning/Organizing – Prioritizes and plans work activities; uses time efficiently
  • Professionalism – Approaches others in a tactful manner; reacts well under pressure; treats others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position; accepts responsibility for own actions; follows through on commitments
  • Quality – Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; looks for ways to improve and promote quality; applies feedback to improve performance; monitors own work to ensure quality
  • Adaptability – Adapts to changes in the work environment; manages competing demands; changes approach or method to best fit the situation; able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events
  • Attendance/Punctuality – Is consistently at work and on time; ensures work responsibilities are covered when absent
  • Dependability – Follows instructions, responds to management direction; takes responsibility for own actions; commits to work when necessary to reach goals; completes tasks on time or notifies appropriate person with an alternate plan

Company Requirements

  • Valid Louisiana driver’s license with clean driving record
  • Proof of US Citizenship
  • No felony arrests
  • Dress and appearance should be business casual and grooming according to Kinetix Handbook and position

Confidential Obligations

In the course of employment, the employee shall not disclose in any manner whatsoever, and shall hold and maintain the following Confidential Information in the strictest confidence:

  • Salary and benefit offerings
  • Confidential, important and/or proprietary technical information concerning the Company’s products and activities
  • Business plan and plan of operations
  • Any and all customer information including but not limited to the following; customer lists, proposals, invoices, financial statements, non-published price lists, trade secrets and business model.

If the recipient makes unauthorized disclosures or misappropriates Confidential Information, the Company will be notified immediately and recipient will be considered in breach of the obligation.

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