Graphic Designer, Full Time

South Carolina Aquarium

Job Location : Charleston, SC, USA

Posted on : Thu, 05 Dec 2019 01:27:01 GMT

Job Description :

Job Summary:

Provides graphic design support for visual communication efforts including digital and print collateral for the Aquarium.

Essential Functions:
  • Create collateral that presents information in a clear hierarchical way
  • Support Aquarium campaigns through creation of print and digital advertisements
  • Meet and collaborate with other departments to find the most effective creative solution for their needs, as projects are assigned
  • Assist interns with learning technical skills
  • Maintain Aquarium and campaign graphic guidelines in all work produced
  • Work to develop relationship with printers and ensure work is high quality, arrives on time and within budget
  • Support institutional goals by designing collateral for departmental initiatives and promotions (rack cards, flyers, signs, posters, email images, etc...)
  • Present design directions and communicate design choices in a clear strategic way to other departments or teams
  • Support digital campaigns through managing assets across platforms
  • Support social media campaigns with designs, photographs and illustrated graphics
Other Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Supports the mission by participating in Aquarium programs and events
  • Develops a good working relationship with other departments and vendors
  • Supports the mission by looking for ways to decrease our environmental impact
  • Fabricates signs/props
  • Other duties as assigned

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Must possess graphic design experience.
  • Experienced in assessing customer's design needs
  • Skilled in the use of the latest versions Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Must possess basic working experience with digital scanning and photography
  • Must possess basic working experience with Microsoft Office
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills
  • Photography and illustration skills are a plus

Education and Experience Required:

  • Bachelor's degree in Visual Arts, Graphic Design, or related field
  • 1-4 years of professional graphics experience
  • Nonprofit experience preferred

Working Conditions:

  • Office Environment
  • Some repetitive work
  • No travel required
  • 70% of work requires working on a computer

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not construed to be an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by the personnel classified.

The Aquarium is an at-will employer, and as such, employment with the Aquarium is not for a fixed term, or definite period and may be terminated at the will of either party, with or without cause, and without prior notice.

Apply Now!

Similar Jobs (420600)

NumeroData LLC

Job Location : Herndon, VA 20170

Ideal candidate should have a degree in a quantitative field (e.g., mathematics, computer science, physics, economics, engineering, statistics, operations…

Magnuson Transport

Job Location : Sterling, VA 20166

We are a female owned logistics business delivering Amazon packages with smiles, speed and self motivation! Join our team of amazing drivers who are supported…


Job Location : Sterling, VA 20166

Must manage time efficiently and work with a sense of urgency to meet deadlines. The Office Assistant will help with the overall office administration as well…

Metronome LLC

Job Location : Herndon, VA

Metronome LLC is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to employees and applicants for employment, to assure that individuals with disabilities enjoy…


Job Location : Washington, DC

The APM (Application Performance Management) Professional Services Consultant is based in Washington, DC, and is the premier entry-level program into our…

Loudoun County Government

Job Location : Leesburg, VA 20177

Date Opened 1/6/2020 08:00:00 AM. Closing Date Open until filled. Hiring Range Up to $95,000, Depending on Qualifications. Job Type Open and Competitive.

US Department of Defense

Job Location : Alexandria, VA

Cash or time off award) that does not indicate grade or level (i.e. If a completed performance appraisal does not exist, is incomplete or unavailable, you must…

jobs by Indeed