VISUAL DESIGNER
January 16th, 2020


Job Description

PSAV is looking for a VISUAL DESIGNER to join its fast-growing Creative Content Studio. You’ll sit at the intersection of design and live experiences where you'll create compelling, visually stunning presentations, iconic event branding, and a plethora of other design solutions across a range of media. In addition, you'll help set the design standard for the world's premier live experience company as we continue to build a world-class creative department.

About you

  • You’re passionate and pragmatic. You are driven by great design and clear communication. You balance your desire for excellence with the trust and knowledge that experimentation and scrappiness gets you there in the end.

  • You are a hungry. A curious and well-rounded designer who understands great design is a key driver of success in today's business environment.

  • You’ve got good judgment. You know when to push ahead and when to stop, listen and think.

  • Relentless in driving simplicity. You take pride in showing rather than telling. You’re a visual thinker and love transforming complex explanations into simple visualizations.

  • Collaborative and fearless. You thrive with full-contact collaboration. You throw half-baked ideas out there, and work with others to flesh them out. You’re not afraid to kill your darlings – or challenge group think.

  • You are resourceful and driven. You can figure out 50 ways to get something done. You never met a roadblock you couldn’t design around.

Position Overview

The Visual Designer will work on a mix of current client work, internal company projects, and new business. In addition to creating presentations, this person will also be responsible for other graphic design projects as necessary. Working cross-functionally with team members and internal clients, the Visual Designer will be responsible for interpreting complex ideas visually and for communicating information and ideas through exciting visuals that make an impact. Bonus points for candidates with presentation samples in their portfolios. 


Job Responsibilities

Key Job Responsibilities

 

Content Creation & Solution Development 

  • Concept and craft high-quality designs for a variety of media, including print (regular and large-format,) digital, social, mobile, presentations, and video for large events and 360 degree experiential executions. 
  • Own the successful execution and delivery of assignments and projects, ensuring all deliverables meet the quality standards and communication objectives of the producer and client.
  • Generate clear ideas, concepts and designs of any form of creative assets from beginning to end.
  • Define, codify and establish the standards for high quality visual design for creative assets.
  • Manage the execution of typography, icons, logos, assets and interfaces for multiple platforms.


Industry Knowledge

  • Share examples of design excellence with the Creative
  • Assist in providing consultation as the design expert for all PSAV work
  • Maintain close understanding of the industry, watching existing trends and forecasting design direction to keep content design current and innovative.
  • Learn and grow your technical understanding and abilities as new methods are created and new software launches.

Project Management

  • Prioritize and manage multiple projects simultaneously, supporting, and collaborating with a cross-discipline team of creatives, including video directors, scenic designers, creative directors, presentation designers, copywriters, creative technologists, and social strategists.
  • Adhere to standard operating procedures for artwork deliverables, content organization and scope of work development.     
  • Organize and maintain workstation to ensure efficient operation; organize and back up files as appropriate
  • Communicate to various internal parties regarding progress of projects.
  • Take responsibility for on-time, on budget delivery of all projects.

 


Job Qualifications

Job Qualifications

  • BA/BS degree in graphic design preferred
  • 4+ years of graphic design experience
  • A portfolio displaying a solid understanding of design and typography across a range of different media
  • Extensive hands-on knowledge of graphic design, print design/layout, web design and development
  • Demonstrated ability to take designs from concept to execution
  • Experienced working within a larger creative team and collaborating with multidisciplinary teams
  • Full proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, InDesign, PowerPoint, and Keynote; or similar programs
  • Strong project management skills, ability to independently guide workload and prioritization
  • Strong communication and stakeholder management skills

Competencies (by Core Values)

  • Concern for Quality
  • Production Efficiency
  • Communication
  • Problem Solving
  • Teamwork

How to Apply

Posted By
MICHAEL POTTER

PSAV is looking for a VISUAL DESIGNER to join its fast-growing Creative Content Studio. You’ll sit at the intersection of design and live experiences where you'll create compelling, visually stunning presentations, iconic event branding, and a plethora of other design solutions across a range of media. In addition, you'll help set the design standard for the world's premier live experience company as we continue to build a world-class creative department.  

URL
http://www.psav.com

Location
Coppell, TX

Job Type
Full-time