Job Title: Publication Design Specialist Job Location: Washington D.C. Salary: Competitive, Depends on Qualifications Clearance: Secret Travel: Possible travel is anticipated Part Time: Full Time
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Responsibilities (include but not limited to):
Prepare, maintain, and update templates for documents and presentation charts for both standard office programs and desktop publishing software.
Create and produce lengthy reports using Government-supplied text, charts, illustrations, and graphics using Adobe InDesign following established templates and report guides.
Conceptualize designs to create and edit a variety of communications materials such as logos, posters, banners, flyers, brochures, communication packages, exhibits, newsletters, charts, graphs, conference materials, and other media as requested.
Assist with designing original artwork and illustrations to support various written material and reports for print and electronic publication.
Prepare, edit, and arrange for print or electronic publication of completed products in Portable Document Format (PDF) files for electronic publication.
Prepare and convert Portable Document Format (PDF) files for 508 Compliance.
Assist Agency Printing Specialist Point of Contact to arrange for printed documents from external agency vendors.
Perform document file conversions to enable electronic publishing.
Assist with developing and maintaining publications style guides, templates, instructions, and instruction manuals.
Manage report and creative projects using database management systems and/or
programs as required by the Government for tracking purposes.
Manage projects from concept through completion for both report publication and creative design projects.
Job Specific Knowledge/Requirements:
Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Graphic Design, Web Design, UI/UX, or a related field
3-5 years of experience working as a graphic designer
Experience with workflow/project management tools
Ability to multi-task, set priorities, and be resourceful in a fast-paced environment
Mastery of the Adobe Creative Suite
Excellent communication skills and ability to clearly articulate requirements
Good people skills to effectively communicate with team members
Proven ability to work effectively within a fast-paced team environment
Organized, detail oriented and relationship builder
SECRET Security Clearance
About Our Company:
As a Service Disabled, Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) we are a provider of Information Technology (IT) professional services, software solutions and professional development training. Our core competencies evolved from leveraging IT enablers for knowledge management with an emphasis on Web Based Knowledge Portals and Portal Services, Server/System Services, SharePoint Development and System Administration and SQL Server Services. Our capabilities have expanded to include software development, technical training support and field support services.
Satisfy the customer - "Exceed expectations"
Set the Example - "Be out front"
Be Responsive - "Timing is everything"
Persevere - "Find a way"
PTP offers a comprehensive benefits program: