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Graphic Designer – Phoenix Suns

January 9, 2014 / By communications

Graphic Designer – Phoenix Suns

The Phoenix Suns are looking for a design professional to join our Creative Team. This person must have a strong design background and be someone who can bring our presentations to life through a combination of writing and visual communications.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Primary responsibility will be to design collateral material, brochures, logos, flyers, photo manipulation, and other design/production projects, while also utilizing your design skills to develop professional and persuasive presentations within Microsoft PowerPoint.

Candidate should understand the process of taking a job from conception through completion including: opening of job, scheduling, job estimating, designing, presenting and print production.

Required Skills / Qualifications:

*   Must be proficient in Mac OSX with the ability to work in and convert files for Windows on a PC platform, as well as troubleshoot and multi-task under pressure
*   Excellent graphic design with proficiency in Adobe CS5.5 including Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and Microsoft PowerPoint
*   Photo manipulation on digital images; resize, crop, add/remove objects, and color correct
*   Knowledge in building static and basic animated advertising for web and email
*   Knowledge of design pre-press procedures to complete artwork for final production
*   Ability to quickly grasp client requests, prioritize tasks and survive a very demanding schedule with a professional and positive attitude
*   Attention to detail to ensure quality and accuracy
*   Must be a self-starter, possess strong communications skills and have the ability to work well in a team atmosphere and interact with executives and staff at all levels
*   Research background material and obtain relevant information in order to prepare and update proposals
*   Experience streamlining Audio Visual and/or Flash into PowerPoint a plus
*   Copywriting/proofreading skill a plus
*   Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design or equivalent experience

Interested and qualified candidates please fill out your profile as completely as possible as incomplete records will not be considered including a cover letter and salary requirements. Please include a URL address with three design samples in your cover letter.

The Phoenix Suns are an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

Click on the following link to apply online: http://nbateamjobs.teamworkonline.com/teamwork/r.cfm?i=62607

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