Graphic Designer

3 days left

Employer
VHB
Location
Vienna, VA
Posted
Jun 19, 2017
Closes
Jun 25, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Ranked as one of Virginia Business magazines 2017 Best Places to Work in Virginia, VHB is home to a team of passionate professionals providing transportation planning and engineering, land development, planning and design, and environmental services. We have an exciting opportunity for a mid-level graphic designer to join our regional marketing team in our office located in Tysons, VA.The role will initially focus on providing graphic design support for proposals, presentations, and marketing collateral (think brochures, handouts, and e-blasts) for our five Mid-Atlantic offices across Virginia and North Carolina. The candidate will also work with our corporate graphic design team to learn brand standards and best practices. As the successful candidate will be the first designer joining our Mid-Atlantic marketing team, there is tremendous room for career growth as we together determine how your skills best support the needs of the region and the firm.The ideal candidate for this role:- Has a passion for good design- Is articulate, personable, and energetic- Is excited about being part of a team- Works collaboratively with diverse teams (often including marketers and technical staff)- Thinks critically and strategically about how to create clear, compelling visual communications- Loves typography, grids, infographics, color, and paragraph styles- Appreciates and uses good templates for great page layout- Asks good questions to help strengthen the project- Is self-motivated and self-driven- Is comfortable handling multiple assignments at once- Has strong time management skills- Is willing to travel as neededPosition requirements:- 3 to 5 years of experience- BFA in Graphic Design or related discipline- Solid computer skills with experience in Adobe Creative Suite for print, web, and motion graphics- Strong Microsoft Word and PowerPoint experience- Photography skills are a plus- Basic knowledge of HTML/HTML5/CSS/CSS3/JavaScript is a plusVHBs passionate professionals include engineers, scientists, planners, and designers who partner with public and private clients in the transportation, real estate, institutional, and energy industries, as well as federal, state, and local governments.Together, we work to improve mobility, enhance communities and economic vitality, and balance development and infrastructure needs with environmental stewardship.At VHB, were invested in what we do, compelled by intellectual curiosity, and driven to work collectively to best serve our clients and help shape the future of our communities in a meaningful way. Were proud, yet humbled, to have been doing this for 36 years. We are dedicated to making a positive impact, and providing opportunities to grow personally and professionally.