Graphic Designer

12 Month Salaried FT


Graphic Designer creates assets for mid- to high-level campaigns and requests. This role demands a self-starter mentality when complicated projects are assigned, flexibility when unforeseen changes arise, and the ability to pivot if the entire scope of a project changes. Collaboration with the Project Management, Editorial, and Production teams on asset creation, proofing, and implementation is integral to this role. He/she must be able to self-manage a large volume of design projects at one time while ensuring all deadlines are hit. The Graphic Designer reports to his/her Associate Art Director or Art Director and can work directly with the Senior Art Director on some high-level projects. Design team projects include but are not limited to logo creation, creative campaign execution and branding systems involving deliverables such as print, online and social advertising and promotion; event materials such as catalogs, programs, brochures, invites and booth and signage systems; presentation design and execution, giveaways such as totes, t-shirts, hats, stickers, buttons and more to service all SCAD locations; Savannah, Atlanta and Lacoste. The team also tackles book cover and book interior design concepting and execution as needed.

Position Summary: SCAD Savannah seeks an innovative senior graphic designer to create assets for mid- to high-level campaigns and requests.

Minimum Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent degree in advertising, design or other applicable field
• 2-3 years of experience in design; and a dynamic portfolio that demonstrates the range required.
• Able to take direction, follow instructions and be open to constructive feedback
• A professional and positive attitude; good time management and strong typography skills
• Working knowledge of Design principles, production and layout skills
• Demonstrated expertise using Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign
• Experience in building and producing designs for both interactive and print

Certificates, licenses and registrations: Valid driver's license

Work Hours:The university work week is Sunday through Saturday. Most offices are open Monday through Friday from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm. In order to accommodate business needs, employees may be assigned to other work days and/or hours, including weekends and evenings.

ADA Tag: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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