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Graphic Designer

The Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau (GMCVB) is seeking a dynamic and experienced Graphic Designer to provide overall graphic design assistance for the development of Creative Services deliverables for the different GMCVB divisions including internal stakeholders and external partners as well as manage the GMCVB’s internal and external library. This includes but is not limited to graphic design, photography, and video. This content is used in all mass media channels including web, print (ads, outdoor advertising, tradeshow booths & publications), social media, TV etc.

Principal Accountabilities Include:

  • Collaborates with client, editorial staff, manager, and/or other project participants to understand project assignment, audience and intended message.
  • Provide graphic design tasks for the development of Creative Services deliverables.
  • Maintain consistency guidelines to produce existing and new content.
  • Respond to inquiries using initiative to effectively resolve customer concerns.
  • Process Creative Services internal requests daily including digital advertising requests such as producing multiple ads in Adobe Photoshop (web banners).
  • Incorporate incoming and outgoing digital assets by way of Digital Asset Management tool to allow for efficient use of resources.
  • Track progress of projects to ensure timely delivery.
  • Ability to handle multiple projects concurrently.
  • Creates status reports.
  • May create original visual media that communicates the desired feeling or message in an engaging and unified way.
  • May recommend graphics, clip art, and stock photography, as appropriate; may enhance choices with simple drawings.
  • May prepare drafts of design work and provide samples to editorial or other appropriate staff or departments for review.
  • Revises projects as necessary based on collaborative feedback process.
  • Consults with Creative Services manager, and/or other team members as needed on complex or specialized projects.
  • May prepare print orders and assembly instructions on notification of final approval.
  • Maintains records of billable project time as required.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Knowledge Skills & Abilities:

  • Success in this position requires strong interpersonal skills for frequent collaboration in person, by telephone and virtually with team leaders and customers.
  • Bachelor’s degree required, major or significant coursework in Art, Graphic Design, or related disciplines highly preferred.
  • Three years related experience in advertising, production, graphic design, journalism or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Demonstrated Intermediate-Advanced level knowledge in Microsoft Office 365 Suite, Adobe Illustrator, and Adobe Photo shop or comparable software.
  • Familiarity with virtual meeting platforms utilization, Microsoft Teams, Zoom or comparable.
  • Proficient in workflow management process, computer networking, cloud computing i.e., ASANA, Microsoft SharePoint, OneDrive and Zoom.
  • Proficient in InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop. Video software knowledge a plus.
  • Proficient in Graphic design and magazine-style page layout, working with style sheets.
  • Experience in Digital Advertising, producing multiple ads in Adobe Photoshop.
  • Attentive listening, good communications skills, teamwork, and social skills to effectively interact within the workforce.
  • Familiarity with HTML/website design concepts.
  • Excellent proofreading and editing skills.
  • Graphic design and page layout.
  • Type 30 correct words per minute.
  • Excellent verbal & written command of English.
  • Strong knowledge of industry-standard software to create logos, design reports and complete other projects.
  • The ability to clearly communicate the reasoning behind design choices and receptive to feedback.
  • Good and consistent attendance.

APPLY BY DEADLINE July 31, 2022. We offer a competitive compensation package. Send resume & salary requirements to: employment@GMCVB.com or mail: GMCVB, Human Resources 701 Brickell Avenue, #2700 Miami, Fl 33131. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. EOE.