Graphic Design Associate

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Position Abstract
Prepares concepts and presentations with high visual impact using computer software to communicate ideas that inspire, inform and captivate. 

Directly Reports To
Design Manager and Senior Project Manager 

Base Position Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in graphic design, industrial design, environmental design, architecture, visual communication or related field
Minimum 3-5 years of professional experience
Mastery of graphic design software and tools including: InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop and Dreamweaver
Microsoft 365 (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Teams & OneNote)
Working knowledge of web design & development – HTML experience at minimum
Strong design and creative thinking skills
Appreciation of Architecture and Interior Design
Revit / AutoCAD experience a plus

Position Responsibilities
Develop visual communications in the areas of graphics, color, compositional layout, logo, typography, imagery, product packaging, signage, etc. in response to project requirements
Conceptualize, visualize and illustrate how people interact with and use space
Produce production-ready custom artwork, graphics, patterns & textures for 3D, print or digital applications
Develop and maintain CDA templates and digital libraries
Effectively communicate with CDA team members, managers, and clients – both individually and within a presentation format
On-brand Social Media management and website development for the firm
Create innovative design brief within the constraints of cost and time
Through the use of images, text, and color, transform statistical data into visual graphics and diagrams to make complex ideas more accessible.
Completion of assignments on-deadline with accuracy and completeness
Take direction from supervisor
Well organized, able to retain knowledge for future use
Solicit feedback and act on it; looks to improve self and team
Adhere to Chipman Design’s standards
Self-starter and proactive, willing to learn

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only accountabilities to be achieved by the employee occupying this position. Employee may be required to follow other job-related instructions and to perform other job-related duties as requests, subject to all applicable local, state and federal laws.

Typical Machines, Tools, Equipment & Work Aids
Personal computer, copier and telephone

Working Conditions and Physical Demands
Working conditions will be in a standard office environment. Occasional travel may be required for performing non-intrusive site observation, client meetings, presentations and interviews where overnight stay may be required