Staffing - Marketing Technical Specialist in Hickory, NC at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 3/27/2018

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Job Description


Graphic Designer 

Schedule - Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm 

PURPOSE OF POSITION 

The purpose of this position is to deliver excellent creative concepts and designs that represent the branding standards of Corning Optical Communications. The creative designs will be used throughout marketing campaigns and programs in a variety of formats including digital, interactive, multimedia, print and web applications. This position will need to communicate effectively and adhere to project timelines while interacting with the global marketing organization, external vendors, and management. 


JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITES (INCLUDE BUT NOT LIMITED TO) 

• Provide excellent creative designs for projects from conception through completion. 
• Responsible for conceptualizing and design of graphics projects including, but not limited to one-pagers, brochures, user manuals, ad campaigns, online advertising, e-marketing graphics, tradeshow graphics, and promotional pieces. 
• Uphold the Corning Optical Communications brand guidelines. 
• Collaborate with external vendors as needed and represent the company in a positive manner. 
• Manage time through department project software and work efficiently to provide all projects within the project timeline. 
• Review projects to ensure all necessary information is supplied prior to working on each project. 
• Monitor project costs to ensure compliance with established budget parameters and recommend cost-effective solutions. 

REQUIRED SKILLS 

• Intermediate proficiency in Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop. 
• Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office software. 
• Ability to take direction from management as well as internal customers. 
• Ability to work within the Mac operating interface. 
• Strong time management and multi-tasking skills. 
• Well-organized and collaborative team player. 
• Ability to interface well with customers, coworkers and management through excellent interpersonal skills. 

PREFERRED SKILLS 

• Advanced Adobe Photoshop compositing and image manipulation skills 
• Ability to create realistic illustrations in Adobe Illustrator 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE 

Associates Degree Required 
Bachelor’s degree in related field preferred or equivalent job experience 
1 - 3 years experience in graphic design 

Top 3-5 Must Have Technical Skills 
1. Intermediate proficiency in Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop. 
2. Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office software. 
3. Ability to work within the Mac operating interface. 
4. Corporate experience preferred, 2+ years