Pearson Associate Graphic Designer in Orlando, Florida
Associate Graphic Designer
At Pearson, we’re committed to a world that’s always learning and to our talented team who makes it all possible. From bringing lectures vividly to life to turning textbooks into laptop lessons, we are always re-examining the way people learn best, whether it’s one child in our own backyard or an education community across the globe. We are bold thinkers and standout innovators who motivate each other to explore new frontiers in an environment that supports and inspires us to always be better. By pushing the boundaries of technology — and each other to surpass these boundaries — we create seeds of learning that become the catalyst for the world’s innovations, personal and global, large and small.
The Associate Graphic Designer is responsible for working with senior designers to develop original design for emails, brochures, websites, newsletters, press releases, print ads, posters, conferences/trade shows, fliers and other direct response marketing materials. This person will also review marketing, media or client-developed content to ensure brand consistency/standards are met, formatting is aligned to specifications, copy is grammatically correct and materials are relevant to the audience.
This entry-level position requires candidates who can collaborate effectively with internal and external team members to assist in creating assets using established brand voices and style guides. The ideal candidate works well under the direction of senior-level team members, responds well to internal critiques, can quickly understand project requirements for day-to-day asset development and can prioritize multiple projects to meet deadlines.
The ideal candidate is comfortable working in Adobe Creative Cloud and understands design fundamentals. The candidate also should possess basic HTML/CSS skills with proficiency for lower-level coding projects. The candidate also should understand Web trends and technologies. This position requires an individual who is a good time manager and who can maintain quality during periods of heavy work.
Assist in designing websites, landing pages, web forms, emails, social media graphics, and a variety of marketing print assets that align with partner requirements
Adhere to QA procedures and team development best practices
Stock imagery search and download for internal and external use
Collaborate with web developers and copywriters to elevate design and functionality
Work effectively within Agile/Scrum environment
4-year degree from an accredited institution in design, marketing or related field, OR appropriate combination of education and significant experience
Minimum of two (2) years of professional design experience
Adobe Creative Suite
General understanding of methods and techniques of graphic design layout, color theory and typography
Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously while being mindful of deadlines
Ability to take direction from senior graphic designers and management
Some experience working within and maintaining client identity standards across channels
Understanding of web design/optimization and mobile responsiveness
Understanding of SEO best practices
Good communication skills
Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Primary Location: US-FL-Orlando
Work Locations: US-FL-Orlando-2101 Park Center 2101 Park Center Drive Suite 250 Orlando 32835
Organization: North America
Employee Status: Regular Employee
Job Type: Standard
Shift: Day Job
Job Posting: Jul 13, 2017
Req ID: 1711047