Visual Designer

Employer
NCARB
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Visual Designer NCARB's Marketing & Communications Directorate has an exciting opportunity for a Visual Designer. The Visual Designer is primarily responsible for implementing the artistic direction of the Council through the development of digital, print and environmental design creations. This includes designing web-based graphics, social media assets, publications, animations, audio and video, or other multi-media production to support NCARB's marketing and communications activities. The ideal candidate will be a team player who is a passionate graphic designer, committed to creativity and professional growth, and thrives in a highly collaborative environment. This individual will ensure that design styles and principles are aligned with a holistic design direction, and consistently implemented across various communications. Other creative could include promotional flyers, presentations, direct mail, signage, and other traditional design projects. NCARB is an EEO employer committed to recruiting a diverse workforce. We offer a competitive salary and benefit package along with an excellent work environment including flexible work hours, smart benefits program, convenient metro-accessible location (Farragut West and Farragut North), and opportunity for professional growth and development. TO APPLY : Qualified individuals interested in this career opportunity must submit a cover letter, resume and a work sample. Please note: Applications without a portfolio of work samples will not be considered. Qualifications 1. Bachelor's Degree in Graphic Design, Communications, or related field; or, combination of substantial related experience, training, and education may substitute. 2. 3 or more years of relevant graphic design experience in digital and print design production, video marketing production or related field that includes collaborating with other design professionals. 3. Proven problem-solving skills and superior communication skills when presenting rationale for design concepts to internal audiences. 4. Ability to think big picture and strategically while maintaining exceptional attention to detail. 5. Well-developed interpersonal skills; and a customer-centric focus. 6. Adobe Creative Suite, including Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, After Effects, and Acrobat. 7. Microsoft Office, including Word, Outlook, Excel, and PowerPoint. 8. Knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript preferred. 9. Experience with front-end web design, motion graphics, and video marketing & production is preferred. 10. Knowledge and experience of multi-channel, integrated communication campaigns is preferred. 11. Photography skills preferred. 12. Proficiency with Adobe Premiere or Final Cut Pro a bonus. 13. Working knowledge of Adobe Muse is a bonus (opportunity to learn). 14. Some minimal travel including weekends may occasionally be required. Posted by StartWire