Graphic Designer For Brand Experiences (Junior-Mid Level) - New York

Mkg | New York, Ny

Date listed

7 months ago

Glassdoor Rating

3/5 (48 reviews)

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Job description

This position will be Contract Temp to Perm

MKG is looking for a talented and versatile Graphic Designer to join our Design team. As a Creative Agency specializing in Brand Experiences, each project is totally different from the next and with that the graphic scope encompasses a wide range of 2D needs and solutions. The right candidate will demonstrate an excitement and flexibility for working across a multitude of output types as well as a curiosity for continuously exploring new directions and methods of execution. The Graphic Designer will work both independently and collaboratively (with both 2D and 3D designers) at varying capacities; leading projects individually, leading projects in partnership with a teammate or supporting portions of projects a teammate is leading.

-Development of original identity systems and/or overall graphic concepts, direction and styling for new campaigns or experiential properties
-Creation of experience/activation-related assets (print and digital) such as invitations, signage and wayfinding, environmental or vehicle graphics, infographics, collateral pieces and branded giveaways, etc
-Visual design for digital interfaces such as touch screen games/apps, check-in screens, photo booth prompts, social media filters, micro-sites, various interactive concepts, etc
-Design and execution of print and digital media campaigns surrounding experiential activations
-Proposal deck design customized to various client brands for new business pitches
-Generating on-brand internal marketing materials across a variety of platforms such as our website and social media initiatives

-Have a proven track record of creative execution with 1-4 years professional experience, TITLE WILL BE COMMENSURATE WITH EXPERIENCE (Junior Graphic Designer or Graphic Designer)
-Have super strong graphic design & typography skills
-Have experience in working with, following and pushing brand guidelines
-Demonstrate a passion for staying on top/ahead of design trends
-Be confident and articulate in presenting work (internally and externally) and offering a Design Point of View
-Possess excellent organizational skills
-Ability to multi-task and manage several projects with various deadlines at any given time
-Have diligent follow-through on every task assigned
-Have the ability to work calmly under pressure and meet all deadlines
-Be a self-starter
-Have a general understanding of print processes - for large and small format pieces
-Have stellar people & communication skills
-Thrive in a collaborative and social environment
-Be able to create simple motion graphics/animated GIFS
-Have web skills (not a requirement, but a plus!)
-Have experience creating graphics for environments (not required, but a huge plus!)

-Mastery of Adobe Creative Suite
-Bachelors Degree in Graphic / Visual / Print Design, or related field
-Any knowledge of After Effects, basic animation capabilities or experience with digital platforms is a bonus!