Graphic Design 4
Location:
Lemont , Illinois
Posted:
February 07, 2017
Reference:
206020

Job Overview:

Genesis Packaging and POP displays is currently seeking a Graphic Designer 4, specializing in conceptual temporary point-of-purchase display renderings, who is not only creative but has excellent technical skills, and a keen attention to detail.  Ideal candidate is someone who is hungry to develop innovative, yet functional, new display ideas and concepts.  Become part of a growing design team that features graphic designers, structural designers, and production artists all working together in a fast-paced environment.

The Graphic Designer 4 is responsible for photo-realistic point-of-purchase display renderings.  This position will work on creative concepts for displays, as well as the ability to develop or prep print-ready artwork based on our customer's needs.  Our graphic designer will follow best practices for file creation, software use, and layout design, aided by established department standards.  Manages creative and production resources to provide quality products and services, on schedule, within budgeted cost parameters. Coordinate with the client to present new conceptual design and maintain the integrity of the approved designs and themes.

 

Responsibilities: Work is typically performed under no supervision, with only guidance about overall goals and objectives. Usually receive minimal to no guidance about how to complete work objectives. Must be able to define work based on evaluation of short term and long term goals of the department. Able to independently evaluate processes, identify areas of improvement, and incorporate in to overall work objectives.

  • Develops creative themes and designs, including circular identity and other print media, to support businesses and marketing objectives of client's brand strategy.
  • Translate visual/verbal concepts and creative strategy into print advertising. Responsible for all phases of the creative process from concept through execution. Controls the design, layout, typography and visual ideas for all aspects of the project.
  • Collaborates with Creative Directors, end-client and production team to identify project needs and design finished product to support the brand objective and maintain the creative concept of the work, keeping it on strategy, meaningful and visually impactful.
  • Works on the highest-profile or largest client accounts that are complex, non-routine and vary greatly in scope.
  • Coordinates the flow of project materials and ensures that items meet specifications and deadlines. Tracks all pages through department and knows status at all times.
  • Attends client meetings and makes creative presentations.
  • Proficient knowledge of photo art direction and spends time on set working with photography staff.
  • Performs other related duties and participates in special projects as assigned.

A little about us:
Join a company changing the fast-moving world of communications, where people like, link, pin, post and share. At RR Donnelley, we do it all.

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