6464 Graphic Designer – Lenexa, KS



Posted Under: Lenexa, Kansas jobs in Sales; Sales jobs
Posted On: 2017-05-19

POSITION: 6464 Graphic Designer – Lenexa, KS

NUMBER OF OPENINGS: 1

LOCATION: Lenexa, KS 66219

JOB TYPE: Contract

CONTRACT DURATION: 6 months

COMPENSATION: Up to $28 per hour depending on history and experience

SHIFTS AVAILABLE: Mon – Fri 8am to 5pm

ESTIMATED START DATE: 1/12/15

SmartSource has a 6 month contract opportunity for a design-conscious, enthusiastic, detail-oriented and organized graphic designer to join the creative wing of its global marketing team. Requirements: -A minimum of three years of corporate print design. -A passion for nurturing and evolving a powerful business brand in an exploding industry. -Fundamental understanding of creating and publishing documents for print and web. -Experience working with vendors, the print process, discrepancies, concerns and praise. -A passion for clean, friendly, business-oriented design. Whitespace, typography and layout aesthetic are your best friends. -An eye for detail. A fine-toothed editing comb. A strong distaste for widows. -Display proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite (e.g. Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, etc.) and Microsoft Office. -A sense of humor, the ability to work within a very productive team environment and a dedication to the deadline. Optional Requirements: -Experience with web design, including HTML and CSS. -Working knowledge of PowerPoint in a professional setting. -Experience with motion graphics or broadcast video. Responsibilities: As the go-to print designer, you will be responsible for a multitude of things, so be prepared to juggle projects. The first and most important aspect of the job is the maintenance of corporate collateral, from multi-page brochures to single-page case studies to PDF-only whitepapers. You will be responsible for working with the copywriters to craft and update all these pieces. One piece may need a few text changes; one might need a design overhaul. You will also be responsible for trade show design. The client company attends over a hundred trade shows a year, and many require graphic support: environmental graphics, pre-show direct mail, special trade show collateral and even t-shirts and bouncy balls with our logo. In addition, you will yourself immersed in advertising. Our marketing department runs several concurrent campaigns, and as the lead designer, you will work closely with our copywriters and creative managers to craft and produce advertising that reflects our value to prospects and our market position as a technology leader. You will never have the same day twice. Qualifications: You must have a physical printed and or digital portfolio that demonstrates your talent and showcases your best print work. This work should show aesthetic aptitude and proficiency with color, typography and layout. Please submit with resume.



If you are interested or know of anyone who might be please send an updated resume to: pmartin@smartsource-inc.com

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