- Full Time
If hired, we require proof of being vaccinated for COVID-19 or a valid religious or medical reason not to be vaccinated.Dynamic Integrated Services (DIS) is currently seeking a Graphic Designer to join our Strategic Communications and Integrated Marketing Practice. The Graphic Designer will be responsible for supporting our clients by creating graphics and multimedia products in support of government communications and outreach campaigns. Work may involve healthcare, benefits, and information technology support with a focus on Veterans and service members. The right individual should be intellectually curious; a problem-solver who is creative and passionate about delivering high quality and engaging products for our clients and those they serve. Must be a team player who collaborates well with others, and who is also a strong individual contributor.DIS is a proud Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business based in the Washington, DC Metropolitan area providing management consulting services to Federal agencies and organizations supporting the public sector. DIS offers exceptional client services in the areas of Strategic Communications and Integrated Marketing (SCIM), Information Technology (IT), and Enterprise Optimization.At DIS, we are team oriented, continuous learners, hard-working, creative thinkers, and most of all 'kind' people. We're a different kind of company with a truly unique culture, one that values our employees and shares a passion for serving our clients. If that sounds like you too, then we'd really like to meet you.Essential DutiesWork in coordination with teams to conceive of and execute effective design for communications and marketing campaigns on client projects and in-house, including custom print and digital graphics creation and materials development (materials may include fact sheets, flyers, posters, web banners, icons, infographics, and diagrams depicting programs, products, or business workflow and/or processes)Act as visual storyteller, offering creative solutions based on written and visual contentGenerate creative and original ideas for reaching and engaging target audiences and communicating key messagesConceive, create, and present design solutions to clients and/or project teamsOversee products from inception to completionEnsure adherence to accessibility laws (508 compliance) prior to client deliveryDevelop templates and format Microsoft Office document templates for reports, presentations, and proposalsEnsure consistent branding on all materials prior to client deliveryThink critically and apply customer and industry insight to solve client problems creatively and quicklyActively network and build relationships with clients and partners to determine communication/social marketing/graphic design needsRequired Experience and QualificationsBachelor's Degree in Graphic Design, Fine Arts, Photography, Communications, Media, or related field at a minimum4-6 years of experience working for a Creative Agency, PR/Marketing Agency, communications and marketing practice, government and/or government contractor, or non-profitExcellent samples of work must be available electronically for reviewSkilled use of design software applications included in the most current version of Adobe Creative Suite, including but not limited to Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign in support of graphic design, video production, and other multimedia deliverablesStrong graphic design skills and the ability to design and develop in multiple print and digital mediumsExpert knowledge of Microsoft Word and PowerPoint to develop, design, and/or format reports, create templates, infographics, and diagramsStrong understanding of typography, layout, color, and aligning new materials to existing branding guidelinesMeticulous attention to detail with a high degree of accuracyMust be a team player with strong interpersonal skills, able to work in team setting or independentlyAbility to organize, coordinate, and deliver multiple complex projects/priorities and keep them on deadlineStrong work ethic with a commitment to client service excellenceApplicants must have the legal right to work in the US for any employer as sponsorship is not available for this positionAbility to obtain a US government security clearancePreference will be given to qualified Veteran candidatesPreferred Experience and QualificationsPrior government consulting or contractor experienceSection 508 compliance experienceExperience in health, benefits, IT communications and/or with Veteran and/or military audiencesBasic understanding of best practices and working knowledge of HTML/CSSPhysical RequirementsThe employee will have prolonged periods of sitting at a desk and working on a computerVision abilities required by this job include close visionWhile performing the responsibilities of the job, the employee is required to talk and hear. The employee is often required to sit and use their hands and fingers, to handle or feel and to manipulate keys on a keyboardSalary is commensurate with experience *DIS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, age, gender/sex, marital status, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, military/veteran status, citizenship status, the basis of genetic information or any other group protected by Federal or State law or local ordinance. People with disabilities who need a reasonable accommodation to apply or compete for employment may request such accommodation(s).