Job Title: Graphic Designer II Job Location: Indian Head, MD Salary: Competitive, Depends on Qualifications Clearance: Secret Travel: Some
Purpose: The purpose of this task is to provide corporate communications, public affairs, visual information, and event support for ongoing initiatives, to include writing, editing, research, event production services & support, exhibit services, graphic design, photography support, print production, photo image & video editing, broadcast production, digital signage, and multimedia support.
Responsibilities (include but not limited to):
Event Support: Data entry, creation and distribution of event invitations, shipping/transport of event-related supplies, placing orders for event equipment from vendors, set-up and tear-down, check-in of guests at events, event recordkeeping, and other tasks as assigned.
Visual Information Support: Provide support for visual information (VI) products and deliverables to support command communication goals.
Create multiple media products, including digital signage, website, social media, and other communication products.
Conceptualize, design, and produce industry-level technical and artistic illustration, composites, graphic artwork/images and visual materials for products such as brochures, business cards, certificates, flyers, posters, videos, awards, exhibits, displays, logos, presentations, promotions, newsletters, magazines, social media, branding, and other creative content using Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office products, including Word, PowerPoint and Publisher.
Provide design, graphics, and production services for plaques and custom framing/matting.
Design, develop, and produce physical exhibits, displays, posters, and banners.
Operate professional-grade poster printers and apply finishing techniques, such as mounting and lamination.
Research online databases and artist works to acquire trending fonts, color palettes and design elements.
Provide editing into a professional audiovisual product in accordance with industry audiovisual standards, adhere to standards outlined in Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act (29 U.S.C. 794d), as amended by the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 (P.L. 105-220), August 7,
Utilize government job-tracking entry form to record all Visual Information requests, assign tracking numbers, describe job contents, and enter special instructions with metadata for each product produced.
Photography & Videography Backup Support: Provide photography backup duties such as photo and/or camera operations at command events, award presentations, tours, working photos and studio photography; set lighting; digital editing of photography; writing or gathering information for captions for photos; and inserting metadata into photos.
Photography backup duties such as photo and/or camera operations at command events, award presentations, tours, working photos and studio photography
Set lighting; digital editing of photography; writing or gathering information for captions for photos; and inserting metadata into photos.
Knowledge and Experience:
A Bachelor’s Degree (BA/BS) in fine arts, communications, graphic design, or related field.
*Associate Degree (AS/AA) and ten (10) years of experience may be substituted for the bachelor’s degree.
Digital Portfolio detailing prior work and any awards received.
Must have proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite (including Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop), and working knowledge of Microsoft Publisher is required.
Must also be proficient with Microsoft Office products.
Demonstrated proficiency in creating, designing, formatting, editing, and maintaining a variety of print and digital media.
Knowledge of Section 508 compliance standards and how to create 508-compliant print and digital products.
Experience in photography and photo editing is preferred.
*****THIS POSITION IS CONTINGENT UPON AWARDING OF A GOVERNMENT CONTRACT*****
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"
Benefits PTP offers a comprehensive benefits program:
Supplemental benefits (Short Term Disability, Cancer & Accident).