FOOTE, CONE & BELDING Designer in Saint Louis, Missouri
The Designer role is focused on developing the necessary skill sets to become a successful designer and to effectively deliver innovative, insightful and value added solutions to client branding problems through design. The Designer is responsible for the conception, design and execution of innovative visual materials under the guidance of the Creative Director. SPECIFIC DUTIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO: The Work * Strive for cutting edge design * Think through design at the conceptual level, make choices based on brand tone and strategy * Direct illustrators/photographers/studio to bring your concepts to life * Participate actively in meetings to explain and substantiate the design direction with strategic justification and point of view * Contribute to the ideation process * Keep abreast of current design and cultural trends, maintain awareness of relevant advances in our industry and share with the team as appropriate * Begin to develop an understanding of our clients business * Understand how to follow a brief from concept through execution * Responsible to work within creative timelines, handle work flow and maintain overall accuracy of work with Account Service and support of creative leaders The Team * Add to healthy creative team environment, contribute to culture of New Honor Society NHS * Demonstrate team player attitude, working effectively with individuals across the agency to deliver results through collaboration * Do your part to help new creatives learn and integrate into NHS systems * Be accessible to team members and lead by example EXPERIENCE/CREDENTIALS: * Accountable for creative excellence in his/her daily contribution in terms of their work on assigned projects * Proficient in using a Macintosh as well as design programs including but not limited to Illustrator, InDesign, Flash/After Effects and Photoshop. Aware of emerging technology. * Basic knowledge of production/keylining * Meets deadlines with consistency while demonstrating strong attention to detail * Shows initiative and demonstrates ownership of project deliverables, employs sounds judgment when working with team members, client contacts, vendors etc. * Employ principles of project management and has the organizational skills to assist in facilitating workflow for the team * Begin to participate in client meetings and develop presentation skills * Exhibits eagerness to learn and grow professionally and proactively seeks out growth opportunities * Bachelors Degree with concentration in Design * 3 years of relevant professional experience FOR U.S. JOB SEEKERS It is the policy of FCB and any of its affiliates to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, ethnic origin, gender, gender identity, age, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, disability, or any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local law. EOE/AA/M/D/V/F.Employer's Job# 170002Q6Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.