Graphic Design/Marketing Specialist

Madeline Murray

Job Description

  • Developing and designing the graphic development/marketing of visual communications in multiple media that include print, collateral, digital/web, social media, mobile apps, etc.
  • Create and update multiple websites to promote our companies
  • Assist in managing online marketing presence and developing e-mail marketing campaigns
  • Evaluate market research to determine social media opportunities and identify social media trends to act upon
  • Develop strategies, tactics, and content to drive traffic and implement brand marketing on various social media channels
  • Maintain contact databases
  • Work closely with vendors to ensure quality, on-time and within budget delivery
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Aptitudes/skills necessary for the job

  • Must be detail-oriented with the ability to work in a very fast paced environment
  • Must also have excellent writing and proofreading skills
  • Expert knowledge of Abode Creative Suite and Microsoft Office products
  • Experience building websites, landing pages and other online marketing tools
  • Working knowledge ofHTML and other internet related protocols
  • Experience with email marketing and social media strategies and development
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Required training

  • Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design, Visual Communications or related is required
  • 5-8 years of experience working in a corporate or agency environment
  • There are many degrees available for you to receive training in graphic design


  • $40,000-70,000/year (USA)
  • $50,000-65,000/year (GA)
  • May have commission sales
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Job Settings

  • Graphic designers work in many industries. Some work in-house and design materials for a single company, while others work in an agency environment where they work on projects for many different clients. Newspapers, tech companies, and advertising firms all hire graphic designers.
  • Most graphic designers work in an office environment.
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Personalities suitable for this type of job

  • Outgoing
  • Creative
  • Persistent
  • Hardworking
  • Artistic

Other relevant information

  • There are thousands of jobs available for graphic designers. Depending on the size of a company, there may be only one graphic designer or many. There are jobs available all throughout the US.
  • Internships: there are a variety of internships available where people will learn to use photoshop and other tools to create graphic design works.
  • International positions: there are international positions available in many countries with growing businesses, particularly China and all throughout Europe.
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