Marketing - Graphic Design Specialist

ADN   Anchorage, AK   Full-time     Advertising / Marketing / Public Relations
Posted on September 22, 2022

Full-Time Salary

OVERVIEW:

The Anchorage Daily News is looking for a creative and self motivated individual to join our marketing team! The Marketing and Graphic Design Specialist will work closely with our Creative Director and will be responsible for designing both digital and print materials for various events and programs. This position will also work closely with the VP of Sales and Marketing to assist with creating, implementing and executing multi-media advertising campaigns for various events, programs, and affiliate businesses. The ideal candidate will have previous design experience, exceptional communication, time management, and project management skills, and be comfortable working in a deadline driven environment.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Execute design projects from concept to completion while adhering to the brand standards
  • Design both digital and print materials (flyers, posters, banners, collaterals, logos, invitations, postcards, newsletters, newspaper ads, and more)
  • Schedule, manage, and track multi-media advertising campaigns for various events and programs
  • Assist with generating and creating tracking mechanisms and build ROI reports
  • Manage company sponsorship and trade partnership agreements
  • Research new marketing channels, products and stay up to date with new marketing trends and tactics
  • Effective communication throughout the company
  • event and marketing coordination and tasks
  • Other duties as assigned based on the needs of the business

 

KEY SKILLS:

  • Ability to deliver production-ready digital assets in a wide variety of formats
  • Proven understanding of graphic design fundamentals
  • Strong command of color theory, image composition, and typography
  • Familiarity with digital photo editing
  • Awareness of UI/UX principles
  • Comfort working in a deadline-driven environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Attention to detail with a high degree of accuracy
  • Excellent time-management skills

 

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: 

  • Bachelor’s degree, certificate in a technology-related field (preferably in web design, graphic design or marketing), or equivalent work experience is required.
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator)
  • Webflow experience is a plus
  • Social media and email marketing experience is a plus
  • Experience with HTML, Javascript, and CSS is a plus

 

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: 

Please include a link to your online portfolio or submit work samples with your application.