GRAPHIC DESIGNER
expired May 05, 2017

Graphic Design   Exhibition Design   Typography   Art Production


Job Description

Dodd Creative Group is currently seeking a creative genius to join our growing design team. The ideal candidate will have 2-4 years professional experience and a portfolio that demonstrates strong conceptual skills, familiarity with a breadth of media types (especially logo design, print design, environmental graphics, and signage), and a knack for making even the mundane look beautiful. The ideal candidate will be organized, detail-oriented, energetic, flexible, driven to continually learn and improve his/her craft, and able to take constructive criticism.

We’re a small team with a wide variety of services, so the person filling this position will be wearing many hats, and will frequently be asked to take on new and unfamiliar tasks. We’re looking for someone who sees this as an opportunity, not a burden.

This is on-site, full-time position in Dallas, Texas.


Job Responsibilities

  • Graphic design (concept development, design & layout, revisions, mechanical art production)
  • Coordinate with vendors
  • Present work internally (to team members, managers) and externally (to clients)
  • Proofreading and occasional participate in copyrighting/editing/naming
  • Maintain well-organized, well-built files
  • Keep in constant communication with managers about project status
  • Manage one’s own workload, and stay on top of multiple tasks and projects in a fast-paced environment
  • Occasionally attend meetings with clients and record accurate notes
  • Stay up-to-date on current industry trends, technologies, theories, etc.
  • May occasionally be required to travel to out-of-town meetings

Job Qualifications

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree in graphic design or related field
  • 2-4 years of professional experience working as a designer or art director at a graphic design studio or ad agency
  • Experience developing real-world projects from concept to completion in branding, print media and interactive media
  • Highly proficient in Adobe CC apps (Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop)
  • Highly organized and detail-oriented
  • Excellent problem solver and creative thinker
  • Great multi-tasker
  • Good at following creative direction, taking constructive criticism, and adjusting to changing circumstances
  • Professional appearance and demeanor
  • Good verbal and written communication skills

ADDITIONAL (PREFERRED) QUALIFICATIONS

  • Experience in designing/producing signage and environmental graphics
  • Familiarity with 3D rendering apps
  • Familiarity with Corel Draw
  • Familiarity with architectural blueprints and terminology
  • Experience art directing designers, photographers and/or illustrators

How to Apply

Applicants MUST submit a résumé and online portfolio link OR PDF samples of your work (limit emailed/uploaded files to 10MB), emailed to the address below. Candidates without a portfolio and résumé will NOT be considered for this position. No phone calls, please. No agents or recruiters, please.



Email creative@doddcreative.com 

Posted By
Dodd Creative Group

Dodd Creative Group is a small – but growing – graphic design firm with great clientele and award-winning work, primarily in the real estate industry. If you love working in a casual and creative – but fast-paced and dynamic – work environment surrounded by a quirky and diverse band of coworkers, you will enjoy working with us!

URL
http://doddcreative.com

Location
Dallas, Texas

Job Type
full-time