Graphic Designer

Category: Marketing Roles

Graphic Designer Job Responsibilities:
Prepares visual presentations by designing art and copy layouts.

Graphic Designer Job Duties:

  • Prepares work to be accomplished by gathering information and materials
  • Plans concept by studying information and materials
  • Illustrates concept by designing rough layout of art and copy regarding arrangement, size, type size and style, and related aesthetic concepts
  • Obtains approval of concept by submitting rough layout for approval
  • Prepares finished copy and art by operating typesetting, printing, and similar equipment; purchasing from vendors
  • Prepares final layout by marking and pasting up finished copy and art
  • Ensures operation of equipment by completing preventive maintenance requirements; following manufacturer’s instructions; troubleshooting malfunctions; calling for repairs; maintaining equipment inventories; evaluating new equipment
  • Completes projects by coordinating with outside agencies, art services, printers, etc
  • Maintains technical knowledge by attending design workshops; reviewing professional publications; participating in professional societies
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed

Graphic Designer Skills and Qualifications:

  • Graphic Design and Layout Skills
  • Creativity
  • Customer Focus
  • Attention to Detail
  • Deadline-Oriented
  • Desktop Publishing Tools
  • Comfortable with changes and comments on their works