Reference # 18-01712 Title Graphic Designer
Location Phoenix, ARIZONA
Position Type Contract
Experience Level Contract
Start Date / End Date 2018-10-15 00:00:00 --- 2019-06-30 00:00:00
Description
The Arizona Game and Fish Department (AZGFD) is seeking an experienced graphic designer with a background in print and electronic media. AZGFD is looking for someone who can take direction from written and spoken ideas and convert them into images, layouts and other designs. The department launched a new logo last year and is working to implement the brand across all its business layers, while also publishing a magazine, hunting and fishing regulations, and numerous brochures and other printed products.

The ideal candidate must work well with internal customers, and be able to both take direction and develop new products. We work in a fast-paced environment and handle numerous jobs at once.

Responsibilities:
Work simultaneously on multiple projects with set deadlines
Create visual aspects of marketing materials, websites and other media
Create printed products including magazine layouts, brochures and flyers
Put together disparate elements of a design created by another professional, such as branding programs in line with standards created by the art director
Work as part of a team with an art director, editors, copywriters, executives, etc.
Performs related duties as required

Qualifications and skills:
5+ years' experience working as a professional graphic designer with proven project management skills
Demonstrable graphic design skills with a strong portfolio
Extensive experience with Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign
Adaptive design eye and skill
Excellent communication skills
Ability to absorb and apply constructive criticism from peers and internal clients