Graphic Designer

Location Oakland, CA (Hybrid)
Starts Within 1-2 weeks
Duration 6 months + Possible full time conversion
Status Freelance to Full-Time
Rate Up to $53/hr (DOE)
Our higher education client is seeking a print focused Graphic Designer to join their team in this 6 month freelance role that can may convert to a full time position!

If converted to full-time, this role must be onsite 1-2 days/week in Oakland. Ideally looking for hybrid, but open to working fully remote while freelancing.

The Graphic Designer will be responsible for:
- Carrying out print design projects from conception through production
- Brochures, reports, campaigns (ex. Hispanic heritage month, other advocacy programs)
- Creating design that supports editorial content
- Designing and employing libraries, templates, and other design components to assure consistency of style
- Participating in photo shoots and recommending additional image and illustration resources
- Reviewing project goals, messages, audience, budget, timeline with clients, writers, and editors
- Providing detailed information for project and asset tracking
- Detailing status, expenses, and time frames for projects

The Graphic Designer should posses the following experience:
- 3- 5 years of Print Graphic Design
- Bachelor's Degree in Graphic Design or related field
- Creative Cloud
- InDesign
- PhotoShop
- Production and Pre Press
- Understanding of branding principles
- Experience working in higher education preferred

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: Holly.Glover@jobalert.creativecircle.com


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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.