Graphic Designer

Classification: 
Full-time
Company: 
Cornett- Integrated Marketing Solutions,
249 East Main Street, Suite 400,
Lexington,
Kentucky
40570
Contact Person: 
Kellie Carr
Contact E-mail Address: 
kellie@cornett-ims.com
Contact Phone Number: 
(859) 2815104
Description/Responsibilities: 
The graphic designer is an entry-level position in the creative department. The designer works up concepts and fulfills layout assignments based on strategic and creative input. Typically will work under the direction of an art director or creative director; but may work directly with account services or outside contractors on occasion. Knowledge of production processes, with experience using digital illustration and layout software including: Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign, Keynote, and Microsoft Office. Reasonable drawing skills; printing processes and specification; paper specification; ink specification; familiarity with typestyples, type design and type specification; stock photography; computer retouching and image manipulation; art direction of original photography; and good communication skills are necessary.
Requirements/Qualifications: 
-Provide design and illustration (digital and/or traditional) from conception to completion as required -Works with art director/copy-write teams to concept and complete assigned projects and campaigns -Assists account teams with presentations for creative and new business pitches -Works with independent contractors as required per assignment, under supervision of designated art director/senior art director/creative director, and in conjunction with production manager to meet assigned deadlines. -Maintain high skill levels in software programs required to perform assigned job function -Assists in archiving and maintaining digital files, project hard copies, photography, illustrations, logo art, type-styles, historical collateral samples, etc, of client materials and resources. -Maintains communication with the art or creative director on status of assignments -Notifies designated purchasing personnel or creative director when hardware/software requires updating or servicing -Maintains internal digital file backups for in-progress jobs; uploads completed project files to agency archive system -Maintains reasonable inventory of necessary art supplies for fulfillment of design responsibilities -Ability to work well under pressure -Ability to work well in a fast-paced environment
Application Instructions: 
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