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Senior Graphic Designer
Our client, a rapidly growing fashion company, is seeking a Sr. Graphic Designer to join their team for a temp-to-permanent role. You will report to the Creative Director and be responsible for the following. Working with Creative Director to concept/design a wide variety of marketing materials including: seasonal campaigns, hangtags, digital assets, retail, store signage and more Working with Creative Director to ensure high quality design from junior design team, and collaborative work between copy and design Work with Creative Director to develop concepts, strategies and photo direction for campaigns and collections Project manage the deliverables of the design team We are seeking Sr. Graphic Designers who meet the following criteria: 4+ years of experience designer for high end fashion/beauty Expert proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite Clean and modern design aesthetic with excellent use of technology Awareness of current and emerging trends in fashion Previous work in E-commerce platform strongly preferred Must be able to explain and stand behind concepts and point of view within design
Our client, a fashion-focused advertising agency, is looking for a Junior Graphic Designer to join the team. This is a temp --> perm position based in NYC. The ideal candidate will have integrated design experience spanning from banner ads and social media assets to creative concepting and layouts. This role will primarily involve production type work. Requirements: Experience with production design Experience/interest in fashion, beauty, or retail brands Your portfolio showcases integrated designs (digital, print, social media, etc.) Strong Creative Suite skills All candidates MUST submit an updated portfolio with relevant samples in order to be considered. This is an incredible opportunity for designers looking to kick off their careers in a big way. Interested? Submit your resume already.
Our client, a fashion-focused advertising agency, is looking for a Designer (with branding experience) to join the team. This is a temp --> perm position based in NYC. The ideal candidate will have integrated branding experience spanning from banner ads and social media assets to creative concepting and layouts. Requirements: 3-5 years of experience Experience/interest in fashion, beauty, or retail brands Illustration/animation skills are a major plus Your portfolio showcases integrated designs (digital, print, social media, etc.) Strong Creative Suite skills All candidates MUST submit an updated portfolio with relevant samples in order to be considered. This is an incredible opportunity for designers looking to kick off their careers in a big way. Interested? Submit your resume already.
Top creative and branding consultancy has a need for a branding designer! You will be working on a brand refresh for a corporate client. This is a true branding design project, going beyond logo design. Candidates must have prior experience working on full brand explorations, and creating full brand guidelines with the samples that show it. The ideal candidate has branding agency experience, and has been part of a brand refresh for a large client. Junior and mid-level candidates will be considered for this role as well. You must have at least one year of working experience to be considered. This is a contract role on-site in NYC. Apply today!
Our client, a small agency in Chicago, is looking for a production person to recreate and update old flyers with a new look and branding style. There are approximately 50 flyers (1/2 page and full page) that will need to be copied into InDesign and then updated with the already determined style and look. This is all production work, will be done remotely, so you must have your own equipment. The project should be able to be completed within 40 hours, and it needs to be done by 8/31. Skill Set: Ability to celebrate the potential of printed pieces while keeping their limitations in mind Exceptional communication and presentation skills An understanding of the printing process and how to prepare files for vendors Requirements: 3+ years of ad agency design experience Bachelor’s degree in art or design Up-to-date resume and portfolio Experience with industry standard design software
One of our financial services clients is looking for a Digital designer whose focus is on data visualization and infographics. This role will be an integral part of the Business Management team and provide support to the Chief Customer and Digital Experience Office and the Customer and Digital Experience leadership team. The ideal candidate for this position will have worked for financial services clients for a minimum of 3 years. The role will require a deep understanding of data visualization and infographics. One of the key responsibilities will be to simplify and translate analytical messages into visual forms in PowerPoint. He/She will produce highly polished C-level presentations for internal and external meetings/conferences as well as internal newsletters, marketing, signage and collateral. Understanding of Enterprise level corporate branding will be helpful. Key Responsibilities: Data Visualization & High-end Graphics Work closely with Customer and Digital Experience Leadership and Business Management team on simplifying and transferring data into compelling visual formats Build and enhance PowerPoint slides with messages for C-Level communication (i.e. Conferences, Board Meetings) Produce visuals for “boards / posters” to be used in executive presentations Design and produce compelling internal newsletters, marketing, signage and collateral Produce mobile-optimized templates for emails and newsletters Create exciting formats, banners and graphic treatments Key Qualifications: Bachelor's degree 3+ years of working with financial services client Deep knowledge/experience in infographics and data visualization Skilled in marketing and newsletter production and design Proficient in Adobe InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop Proficient in Adobe Premiere and After Effects Versatile in PowerPoint – Enterprise level Themes, Master, Animation, Transitions (Windows environment – Keynote not apply) Agile team player and problem solver Strong organizational skills, ability to juggle multiple projects at one time and enjoys working in a high-demand atmosphere Experience interacting with financial services executives Strong attention to detail and follow through Advanced PC skills, extremely proficient in Microsoft Office software (Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, etc.) and experience in working with technology such as SharePoint
Integrated Associate Creative Director
Onward Search is looking for an Integrated ACD/Senior Designer to join our agency client in Atlanta for an onsite contract-to-hire opportunity! Job Summary: Hybrid ACD/Sr. Designer with a blend of print and digital. Looking to start someone by the end of the month Minimum Qualifications: 7-10+ years of experience (combined corporate and agency is a plus) Hybrid designer with robust digital design portfolio Has some experience managing small creative team from concept through production and has the skillset to be able to support team with a hands-on approach Culture fit – easy going, can flex/zig-zag with demands/priorities of client and always curious Highly creative, forward-thinking, engaged with a desire to impact/drive business High level attention to detail (will be reviewing work of others) and ability to work within a brand’s guidelines and understanding nuisances of and when to challenge Presentation skills and ability to communicate and document creative rationale are required Highly efficient in Adobe programs (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat) & can use Microsoft Office (Powerpoint, Word, Entourage) Experience in AfterEffects and Keynote are a bonus
Onward Search has an exciting opportunity for a Product Designer with a growing, innovative home finance company! Specific responsibilities will include leading Product Design efforts on multiple concurrent projects. You will also participate in all phases of the product development lifecycle including product ideation, user research, identifying deliverables and presenting design work and rationale to stakeholders. You must have 5+ years of product design experience with an understanding of design research, user experience design processes and methodology, its value and how to integrate into your work. This is a full-time onsite role located in San Francisco! Degree in Interaction Design, Graphic Design, HCI, (or work experience in lieu of degree) Adobe Creative Suite, Sketch, Axure/Invision/Balsamiq, Omnigraffle Strong speaking and writing skills Some experience or exposure to Engineering is a plus!
Onward Search is on the hunt for a Presentation Designer to join our Ad Agency client for a two week freelance assignment that can extend for the right candidate. You'll report to our client's CD and work with executives on the team on both the design and production of PowerPoint presentations. You'll work on client-facing presentations, and create the presentations both from scratch as well as from existing templates and branding. You may also be responsible for the design of assets in Illustrator. Infographics etc. We're seeking Presentation Designers who meet the following requirements: Must have experience creating Presentations both design and production in fast-paced environments Prefer candidates who come from a design background and enjoy or are at least okay with designing presentations on a freelance basis Prefer candidates who have worked with ad agencies Must have a strong portfolio of design work with specific examples of PowerPoint Must be proficient in PowerPoint, Illustrator, and Photoshop This is a role that has offsite flexibility, but you must be available during the day to work. This isn't a job for somebody who is already working a FT gig.
Senior User Experience Designer
Our client, a top financial institution in Downtown LA is looking for a Senior User Experience Designer for an 6-18 month contract opportunity This person under general supervision, leads the creation of user experience strategy, interaction and interface design artifacts. Collaborates with creative, product, technical and business stakeholders. Responsibilities and Skills: Leads in the creation of user requirements to inform experience strategy & design. Participates in defining, gathering and analyzing user data (qualitative, quantitative) to inform the user experience Creates artifacts such as personas, scenarios, analyses (heuristic, task flow, journey maps, and analytics), navigation models and interface concepts Designs solutions inclusive of user requirements, design patterns & best practices, technology trends and project requirements Gathers and incorporates feedback from end users, project stakeholders, technical and design teams Works with visual designers and writers to create final artifacts. Provides input to technical teams during development phase to ensure interactions are developed as designed Monitors feedback and analytics to recommend and prioritize iterative improvements Creates rapid prototypes to illustrate design and interaction concepts Demonstrates advanced skills with industry standard prototyping software on Mac OS. Builds and maintains prototypes of key user flows, interactions and design specifications throughout the design and testing lifecycle Leads the continuous improvement of user experience design principles, best practices and processes Actively engages with user experience and related communities. Demonstrates currency with current and emerging trends and technologies; incorporates into user experience practice Recommends and ensures consistent use of design patterns across digital properties Utilizes appropriate iterative development methodologies Demonstrates user experience leadership to the creative team Provides thought leadership, expertise and mentorship to others Initiates and leads projects to improve overall digital experience by continuously evaluating user behavior, design and structure Partners with external vendors to influence and advocate for consistency and usability standards Collaborates within team and other departments to leverage and share ideas and recommendations to apply broadly across multiple channels Demonstrates an in-depth knowledge of design and prototyping software and techniques on MAC OS Demonstrates the ability to lead projects of significant size and scope Demonstrates the ability to effectively influence senior leaders on design matters Demonstrates intellectual curiosity and analytical skills in broad areas relating to user experience, technology and design Demonstrates initiative by identifying issues for managers and team members; demonstrates sound judgment in resolving matters of moderate complexity. Demonstrates strong written and verbal communication skills; ability to effectively communicate with a diverse group of associates and senior business leaders; strong grammar and syntax skills; strong presentation skills; strong inter-personal skills Demonstrates strong detail orientation, process orientation, organizational, and multi-tasking skills; ability to effectively manage an unpredictable workload and meet established deadlines Demonstrates the ability to collaborate and develop/maintain working relationships inside and outside the organization to enable effective completion of business objectives Demonstrates the ability to work in a team environment; initiative to work and learn independently and proactively contribute to department goals; and ability to lead others while maintaining effective business relationships with associates throughout the organization Requires 4-6 years of experience Must have experience with Adobe Creative Suite as well as Prototyping tools such as Invision and Axure as well as Sketch Bachelor’s Degree preferred but not required