Chicago Web Designers/Web Developers Message Board › New project! River North. Who's interested?!
|A former member||
I have a great new project downtown Chicago. If you are available, let me know! mhovious[at]instanttechnology.com
Seeking someone who can storyboard and image search and design and possibly execute the motion elements for a web application.
The Senior Designer role is instrumental in establishing the creative foundation of individual projects at closerlook, from design concepting and thematic elements through photography/illustration and production. Typically with 4 to 6 years of experience.
Requirements and activities
» Graduate of college or art school with degree in graphic design or related field.
» Careful attention to detail.
» Ability to work independently within scope of assignment.
» Ability to work cooperatively as member of a team.
» Demonstrate an ability to understand account-management requirements, including strategy, client interaction, resource allocation, budgeting, etc.
» Demonstrate a growing ability to analyze problems, anticipate consequences and eliminate obstacles to successfully complete projects.
» Participate in client meetings, strategy discussions and presentations.
» Work closely with the client and vendors to help produce the work.
» Set appropriate priorities and communicates actively with account team to keep job and deliverables on track and on schedule.
» Layout long-form and short-form print communications
» Participate in photo shoots, direct and select illustration techniques.
» Establish print specifications.
» Prepare files and releases jobs to printers.
» Review proofs and communicate corrections.
» Attend press checks.
» Develop the ability to transfer knowledge of press-check process and details to designers.
» Possess in-depth knowledge of design principles related to creating an intuitive and elegant interfaces.
» Understand how information architecture and low-fidelity prototypes translate into visual design.
» Understand the concepts of functionality and usability.
» Address creative and technical issues involved in designing for various interactive environments (internets, intranets, kiosks, CDs and application development).
» Help guide other designers in developing their interactive skills.