Designer 2017-12-31T00:27:27+00:00



Holland, MI
Posted January 06
If you are interested in this opportunity, please email your resume to colleenf@thesmartdept.com.

The smartdept is in search of a Graphic Designer  with a strong emphasis on creating highly engaging content in all media for our client in Holland, MI. This is a Direct Placement opportunity, working with a creative agency.

The ideal candidate has a passion for design and is a fresh, creative thinker who is able to develop, translate, and extend concepts into effective digital, interactive, and campaign-based content. Attention to detail and ability to uphold and deliver work at the highest quality standards is essential.


What you will do:

  • Conceptual thinking in both visual and interactive design.
  • Able to juggle multiple concurrent projects and play a role in everything from initial ideation to the final product.
  • Work closely with clients and internal teams to conceptualize, execute, and troubleshoot projects to delivery.
  • Clearly communicate your ideas and direction, written and verbally.
  • Confidently participate in building client relationships through understanding of their needs and by presenting appropriate designs and concepts.
  • Able to identify the character and tone of different brands, striving to continually evolve and grow each brands’ look, feel, and personality.
  • Understanding the of the digital landscape and trends, and can translate user needs and technical capabilities into designs that are visually exciting, easy to use, and emotionally engaging.
  • Working with various motion content using applications such as After Effects and Premier Pro.

What you will need:

  • 3+ years design experience.
  • Experience working collaboratively with all levels of designers, copywriters, and digital programmers.
  • Strong design, verbal, organizational and time management skills.
  • Experience and/or strong willingness to learn motion content development and applications (After Effects & Premier Pro) a plus.
  • Experience working with Adobe CC applications, specifically Photoshop, Illustrator, & InDesign.
  • Knowledge of User Interface design processes and methodology within mobile and desktop environments.
  • Agency experience a plus.
  • Must include a portfolio to be considered.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please email your resume to colleenf@thesmartdept.com.