Graphic Designer

About the job

At EDA Contractors, we see graphic design as visual storytelling that engages, informs, and inspires. We are looking for a talented in-house graphic designer who can take concepts and ideas and create visual representations in print, digital, web and multimedia materials that are impactful, innovative and of the highest quality.

The ideal candidate is a creative self-starter and has a keen eye for detail. You work independently as well as collaboratively with the marketing team to bring projects to life, managing the creative and design process start to finish. You are not afraid of new design challenges and are flexible to shifting priorities and deadlines.

You have expert knowledge of current design software and are skilled in every step of the design process. You can take written and spoken ideas and convert them into impressive collateral assets. You have a thorough understanding of branding and find the right style and layout for every project.

Just as importantly, you like to have fun at work, are a delight to be around, and live the EDA Way.

Job Responsibilities

  • Participate in strategic and conceptual development meetings to determine project requirements, objectives, and creative direction.
  • Develop and implement creative strategies for visual aspects of marketing materials including website pages and images, social media post, brochures, signage, posters, ads, fliers, and promotional displays for EDA events.
  • Translate strategic direction into high-quality design within established brand identity.
  • Support EDA's visual identity; develop and maintain brand guidelines and ensure brand consistency throughout all marketing projects.
  • Maintain template and toolkit library, graphic assets, fonts, color palates, iconography, and other elements; oversee inventory of photo work, artwork, and videos as well as marketing literature, archive files, and sample files.
  • Oversee all design projects from conception to delivery.
  • Oversee production of reports, brochures, posters, marketing material, advertising, presentations, and promotional items for both internal and external use.
  • Coordinate the development, production, and distribution of promotional and collateral materials to support marketing and culture initiatives.
  • Design, proof, and distribute EDA's collateral, including apparel and promotional items.
  • Manage and negotiate with external vendors to deliver items on brand, on time, and on budget.
  • Assists in monitoring and maintaining marketing budgets and usage.
  • Assist or lead additional projects as determined by the VP of Marketing.

Qualifications

  • Undergraduate degree in art or graphic design preferred.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience conducting graphic and brand design.
  • Exceptional creativity and innovative design portfolio; experience with digital and print production, infographics, video, animation, photography, and brand stewardship.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Adobe Creative Suite tools including Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.
  • Experience working in WordPress, HTML, and CSS a plus.
  • Experience with web design and user experience/interface design (UX/UI) a plus.
  • A true team player; must be able to work in a team environment with a multi-disciplinary group.
  • Ability to work independently, manage multiple projects, and keep key people informed.
  • Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills.
  • Creative problem-solver and self-starter, passionate about design, detail-oriented with a commitment to innovation and excellence.
  • Live The EDA Way through our values and behaviors.

Benefits

  • Competitive compensation
  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance with medical, dental and vision
  • Matching 401K after one (1) year of employment
  • Tuition assistance
  • Company wide events

  • Lunch N Learns

  • Free coffee and snacks

Apply Today

Ready to join the EDA team? Apply today so we can review your qualifications. We will reach out to you if we think you are a good fit!