Graphic Designer

Company: 
Smarsh, Inc.
City: 
Portland
State: 
OR
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Smarsh® provides hosted solutions for archiving electronic communications, including email, instant messaging, websites, and public social networking platforms such as Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, Chatter and Yammer. Smarsh helps over 20,000 organizations manage and enforce flexible, secure and cost-effective compliance and records retention strategies.

From day one, Smarsh was built on a set of core values that have motivated and sustained us – People First, Inspire Confidence, and Embrace the Impossible. We ask that each of our employees – whether new or old – ingrain these values in our day-to-day decisions, call on them while serving our customers and our peers and apply them when creating the best possible products we can imagine.

Together—as one team—we listen, collaborate and believe that anything and everything is possible.

The Graphic Designer works within the Marketing department and reports to the Product Marketing Director. Under limited supervision, the Graphic Designer is responsible for developing and executing a wide range of marketing materials including print advertisements, banner ads, direct mail, landing pages, brochures, trade show graphics, newsletters, HTML emails, videos and more.

Develops, coordinates and maintains digital asset library for the Marketing department, including photo and print production archives. Qualified candidates will have strong project management, organizational, and problem-solving skills, coupled with the ability to handle situations with confidence, tact, and resourcefulness.

Major Responsibilities/Primary Functions:

* Proven experience in the design and development of rich, engaging, and successful print collateral and web user experiences * Excellent communication skills with the ability to translate complex ideas into simple concepts through words and graphics * Knowledge of marketing principles and design standards * Manage multiple jobs simultaneously * Work with marketing team to meet production deadlines * Prep creative files for delivery to printer * Experience with digital asset management * Create presentation PDFs and PowerPoint decks

Required Skills:

* A two or four year degree in graphic design or a related field, or the equivalent in training and experience * Proficiency with Adobe CS Family, Flash and HTML/CSS * Familiarity with the Macintosh platform * Excellent written and verbal communication skills * Experience with GUI and User Experience design (Interactive Desktop and Mobile) a plus * Demonstrated ability to work well independently and as part of a team * Experience designing for a B2B technology company a plus * Experience developing creative and successful web/print solutions within an established brand identity system

For more information, visit www.smarsh.com or follow us at www.twitter.com/SmarshInc.

Smarsh is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, military status, national origin or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or applicable law.

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