Graphic Designer

Location New York, NY (Temporarily remote)
Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration 1 Year
Status Freelance
Rate $43/hr-$63/hr (DOE)
Our social media giant client seeks a Graphic Designer to join their team in this 1 year freelance role!

This role will be WFH until January 2022 then will require you to be onsite in New York. Proof of vaccination will be required starting November 1, 2021 to come onsite to the client?s office location.

The Graphic Designer will be responsible for the following:
- Joining the in-house brand creative team to produce designs for the Education Modernization Team and its current and future programs
- Brand Support: design elements for a pre-existing overarching brand to further contribute to & expand on the brand architecture as it relates to our specific projects
- Digital Support: design static/interactive digital banners, digital PDFs and presentations (Google Slides)
- UI/UX Support: design program user experience flowcharts, user interface elements, process diagrams, etc.
- Print Design Support: design worksheets, pamphlets, flyers, booklets, packets, etc.
- Special Event Support: design signage, promotional swag, and collateral
- Social Media Support: design/maintain posts + overall look/feel across all social channels
- Video Graphic Support: contribute towards overall video creative, as well as creating graphical elements to be incorporated into various types of videos: instructional, marketing & informational
- Misc Design Support: design iconography, infographics and illustrations
- Leading small specialized teams of freelancers to push strategies + concepts to the next level through art direction & design execution
- Working with cross-functional partners and team members to contribute towards overall design strategy for in-house brand creative team and individual products & programs
- Create & launch user tests that are incorporated into project processes along the way / post-launch in order to better understand our audience
- Research and analysis of similar-space organizations & ed-tech space to always stay up-to-date and relevant
- Project manage tasks within a project management system, managing timelines, dependencies, and resourcing

The ideal Graphic Designer should possess the following:
- 5?6 years experience in an agency/studio/in-house setting
- Proficiency with Adobe Suite, especially Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, and Adobe Photoshop
- Experience working independently on multiple projects at once, prioritizing to meet deadlines within short time frames
- Passionate about solving community/cultural engagement issues through design
- Experience generating, pitching & leading unique/creative design concepts
- Excellent design fundamental skills, including typographical and layout skills, acute attention to detail, physical prototyping mockups, presentation skills, and staying up-to-date with design trends
- Experience interacting in a professional and friendly manner with clients
- Working knowledge of HTML and CSS to build/maintain websites
- Experience with data collection, data input, and managing work calendars

Creative Circle is focused on protecting the health and safety of our candidates, clients, and communities. Details of our job descriptions are always subject to change, e.g., on-site vs off-site. We follow the guidance of the CDC, WHO, CPHA, and government officials. If you have questions about a specific job posting, please contact us. Be well and stay well. - Creative Circle.

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About Creative Circle
Creative Circle is a recruiting agency, and we proudly match professionals with companies looking for talented team members. The above listing is for a role with one of our clients. Our connections at top companies get your resume in front of the right people and access to amazing positions that aren't posted anywhere else. If you’re a good fit for this role (or another we're currently working on), a local recruiter will reach out to schedule a screening interview. We present only the top candidates to our clients.

For Creative Circle to represent you for this opportunity, you must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need of employer sponsorship for a non-immigrant visa.