Graphic Designer Position
Ruhnau Ruhnau Clarke is seeking a graphic designer to work in a highly creative environment to develop, and execute print, digital, online and social design created in support of marketing and design project initiatives. This person is responsible for conception, design, and execution of innovative visual materials for integrated marketing initiatives including print design, branding, graphic and typography treatments, digital media, packaging and other marketing collateral.
The ideal candidate balances multiple projects successfully from concept to launch while working closely with the Creative Director, Marketing Coordinators, Architectural staff and other creative personnel; delights in telling meaningful stories that both inform and inspire; is a "visual thinker" with a finger on the pulse of graphic design, culture, industry trends, and technology; is passionate and ever-intellectually curious, thriving among thinkers, dreamers, designers, storytellers, inventors, and artists.
This position offers the ultimate opportunity for creative freedom. We are designers who understand and appreciate the design process and are looking for someone to bring innovative ideas to our team.
Required Experience / Skills
At least four (4) years of schooling in graphic design and formal training in art direction, typography, and logo design
Strong design portfolio
Innate creativity and an eye for design
Strong drawing, design, composition, layout and typography skills
Ability to interpret and communicate ideas in a visually compelling format
Ability to think creatively and justify concepts to: executives, designers, marketers, business development and other internal staff. Must have confidence to present work at design reviews
Passion for design and creative problem solving, conceptualizing, expanding and implementing brand messaging across a variety of media
Ability to think strategically with an analytical eye for his/her work
Must be able to multitask when handed multiple projects with different deadlines while maintaining a high level of accuracy
Takes ownership of projects and drives tasks through to completion on schedule. Responsible for success of the creative produced.
Proactive individual who can take initiative within a team or organization
Must have a positive attitude, be a team player
Must be able to work both independently and collaboratively
Proven aptitude for quick creative thinking with acute attention to detail
Adobe Creative Suite (Mainly Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign),
Presentation Software: Keynote, PowerPoint, Prezi and or other emerging formats
Proficiency in Adobe Premier Pro, Adobe After Effects & Adobe Flash is a plus
Online portfolio submission