Graphic Designer

Full-Time Position
The Graphic Designer will report directly to the Project Manager.

Black Bear Design has an immediate opening for an innovative, creative, motivated and experienced graphic designer in the Atlanta – Perimeter Mall area. This position is a full time position.  Freelancers need not apply as this is an in-house position.

This position has opportunity for advancement based on performance.

Qualifications

We are looking for a mid-level graphic designer with a minimum of 4+ years full time agency experience.

  • Must be reliable, dependable and able to meet deadlines
  • Must be advanced in Adobe In-Design, Illustrator & Photoshop
  • Exceptional in corporate identity and logo development, with examples to prove it
  • Must be available between 8am – 5pm Monday – Friday
  • Must have excellent knowledge of print design and setup
  • Must have a great personality and feel comfortable talking on the phone and meeting with clients, if needed
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Must have artistic sensibility, technical skill, communication, and problem solving ability
  • Brainstorming and working within a team environment
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed
  • Working with others, such as printers, programmers, developers or other technicians, to complete the final product

Responsibilities 

  • Design corporate logos, flyers, ads, brochures, web graphics and other design projects
  • Translate the product goals into cutting edge design concepts
  • Create visual designs that effectively communicate product function and brand identity, including the design and production of layouts, color, typography, etc

Knowledge, Skills and/or Abilities Required

  • Self-motivated with the ability to work in a fast moving environment
  • Ability to multi-task and adapt to changes quickly
  • A strong portfolio, demonstrating skill in collaborative design and innovation for new products
  • Ability to create and communicate concepts quickly
  • Need to demonstrate high level of proficiency with a range of design tools; an expert in Adobe Suite especially in Adobe Indesign, Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Proficient understanding of typography is a must
  • Have a positive attitude!

Bonus Points
Agency experience