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Desktop Publishing/Graphics Designer
Ref No.: 18-00090
Location: Rockville, Maryland
Development of original graphics in programs including InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, and PowerPoint
Expertise in page layout/desktop publishing
Expert-level proficiency in advanced MS Office and graphics programs.


CLEARANCE:   N/A             TRAVEL: 10%, mostly DC Metro area

YOU…
  • Gather existing materials from manager to create new artwork or text
  • Create original visual concepts and communicate ideas that inspire, inform, or captivate consumers
  • Develop the overall layout and production design for advertisements, brochures, flyers, PowerPoint presentations, proposals and corporate reports
  • Develop overall layout and production design for brochures, flyers using Word, Excel, InDesign, PowerPoint, Adobe Illustrator, or Photoshop including table and figure creation
  • Find and edit graphics, such as photographs or illustrations
  • Import text and graphics into Word or PowerPoint and create page layouts for print
  • Position artwork and text on the page layout
  • Select formatting properties, such as text size, column width, and spacing
  • Create visual elements such as logos, original images, and illustrations that help deliver a desired message
  • Design layouts and select colors, images, and typefaces to use
  • Develop and maintain style guides, templates, and graphics
  • Check proofs, or preliminary layouts, for errors and make corrections
  • Finalize formatted documents for printing or electronic publication
  • Correct spelling, punctuation, and grammar or write original content.

YOUR KNOWLEDGE BASE INCLUDES
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Minimum of 6 months to 1 year of experience
  • Expert in MS Office including Word, PowerPoint, and Excel; expert in graphics programs including Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.
  • Expertise with graphics development, website content, social media, PowerPoint presentations, page layout, document formatting, and marketing materials such as flyers.

WE REQUIRE
  • Ability to multitask, prioritize work, produce high-quality output, and remain conscientious in a fast-paced environment
  • Creative, out-of-the-box thinker
  • Adaptable, resilient, collaborative, hardworking team player

ABOUT POWERTEK
We challenge you to come make your mark. Influence change. Work on vital missions. Advance your career.
Powertek Corporation is a high-energy IT company that encourages its employees to help shape its culture with imagination and ingenuity. Learn more at
www.PowertekCorporation.com.

DISTINGUISHING BENEFITS
Matching 401k vested from day one.
Choice of Health Insurance Plans and an employee assistance program.
Company sponsored technical and management certifications.
PowertekU online education with 4400+ technical and business courses.
Educational tuition reimbursement and 529 Plan.
Robust Awards & Recognition Program + perks, discounts, generous referral program.
 
TO ALL APPLICANTS
Thank you for your interest and effort in applying for this position.
Powertek is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against minorities, women, protected veterans, and disabled individuals with regards to any employment decisions, to include hiring.
No unsolicited agency referrals please.