Entry Level Designer
July 9th, 2018

ADVERTISING ART PRODUCTION BRANDING GRAPHIC DESIGN PRINT DESIGN SOCIAL MEDIA TYPOGRAPHY


Job Description

Do you live "outside the box"? Do you dream in Pantone Technicolor? A small north Dallas advertising and design firm is looking for an entry level. The selected candidate must have proficiency in a Macintosh-based graphic design environment, evidence of creative problem-solving and conceptualization skills, along with proven creativity in design of publications, brochures flyers, posters, newspaper advertisements, a Bachelor's degree in art, graphic design or visual communications. The selected candidate should also have a portfolio that shows their abilities in typography, layout, use of photography and color, as well as exceptional creativity. This is for a 3 month contract position that can turn into a full-time position.


Job Responsibilities

Qualifications:

•   Enjoys the design and development process. 

•   The ability to multitask and work within certain time constraints. 

•   Has a genuine interest in design and web what other sites/developers are doing, and what works/what doesn't. 

•   Is the type of person who wonders how things work, and how they can work better. 

•   Can make simple edits to website and build one from scratch. 

•   Is conscious of the "User Experience" in print and web, and strives to make it the best it can be. 

•   Enjoys sharing ideas with the team and collaborating. 

•   Is driven to improve upon what was done the last time. 

 

Skills Required: 

 •   Experience working with Macs.

•   Experience with Adobe software (Photoshop, Acrobat, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, etc.). 

•   Must be able to work in a fast-paced and deadline-driven environment. 

•   Self-motivated and able to work independently as well as in a team-based environment. 

•   Proven ability to drive projects from start to finish.

•   B.F.A. in Graphic Design with Web emphasis or equivalent OR is enrolled in design program and is about to graduate.

 

Skills That Give You An Edge: 

•   Working knowledge of CSS, DHTML or HTML or XML, PHP or JavaScript. 

•   HTML development (raw code) and HTML code maintenance (must be able to create modified templates/layouts and additional graphics, based on the existing design, for pages that don't fit the standard mold.).


How to Apply

If interested please send your resume and 3 samples of your work in one PDF to jkelley@thethomasagency.com - no phone calls, freelancers or staffing agencies please.



Email jkelley@TheThomasAgency.com 

Posted By
Denise Seibert-Venable

 

URL
http://www.thethomasagency.com

Location
Prosper, TX

Job Type
Contract