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Job Category:

Computer/Info Tech


Position Title:

Graphic Designer


Position Description:

Alvin & Company, Inc. is a wholesale distributor of drafting, fine art, and craft supplies. We are a creative company in the design industry that continues to grow after 60+ years.

Job Summary: The chosen candidate will be part of a graphics team that is responsible for the design and production of: ·Annual catalog ·Promotional/sale flyers ·Sell sheets ·Product packaging ·Product assembly instructions (with illustrations) ·E-newsletter and promotional/sale announcement emails ·Website graphics ·Trade show and other event materials ·Sales presentations ·Other marketing materials, as needed

Minimum Requirements: ·Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite CS5 and Microsoft Suite. · A two year degree in Graphic Design, Fine Art, Visual Arts, etc. with one year work experience, or a minimum of three years related work experience if no degree. ·Thorough understanding of and ability to adhere to company’s file management, proofing, and production processes. ·Capable of making critical, artistic decisions regarding aesthetics of the project. ·Previous experience designing for both print and web resolutions and requirements ·Excellent organizational and prioritization skills. ·Superior communication skills, both verbal and written. ·Ability to follow direction while remaining detail oriented. ·Must be able to handle the pressure of and meet impending deadlines.

Minor flexibility in work schedule is also required. During high volume months, this may include possible extended hours to meet project deadlines.

Hours: Mon - Fri, 8:00am - 4:30pm, with 30 minute lunch break and two paid 10 minute breaks. Salary Structure: This is an hourly based position that offers paid time off, medical, vision, and dental healthcare benefits, and an employer matched 401K investment option.

Qualified candidates should send their resume, portfolio, and salary requirements to Dorrie Boyd, Marketing Manager, at dboyd@alvinco.com. No phone calls please.


Type of position:

Full-Time


Degree Requirement:

BA


Majors:

Computer Graphics / Interactve Digital Arts


Salary Range:


Application Deadline:

11/02/2012


Employer Details:

Employer Name:

Dorrie Boyd, Asst. Marketing Manager

Company:

Alvin & Company, Inc.

Industry:

Site/Department:

Address:

1335 Blue Hills Ave.

City:

Bloomfield,

State:

CT

Zip:

06002

Phone Number:

(860) 243-8991

Website:


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