boston planning & development agency
TITLE: SENIOR GRAPHIC DESIGNER
DEPARTMENT/DIVISION: MANAGEMENT & INFORMATION SERVICES
SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES:
Under the direct supervision of the Chief Information Officer (CIO), the Senior Graphic Designer will be responsible for serving the creative needs of the boston Planning & Development Agency, (bpda) across all departments, and the City of Boston. They will be responsible for, but not limited to, the following graphic design and photography tasks:
GENERAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
*The general duties and responsibilities of the position are included in but not limited to the information listed below.
Perform other related duties as required.
Work requires a Bachelor's degree in relevant design filed, a technically strong portfolio, relevant class work, plus 3-5 years of related professional experience. Master’s Degree can be substituted for three (3) years of required experience. Must have strong technical skills and experience with the Adobe Creative Suite (CS6 or higher), most importantly: Illustrator, InDesign, Lightroom, and Photoshop. Experience with Wordpress and Digital Asset Management Systems is a plus. Skills required also include the ability to create simple and concise visuals to illustrate complex procedures/processes, branding knowledge and experience, strong typography skills, and experience editing/retouching photographs.
Normal office environment
Occasional lifting of materials, exhibits, etc. ; handling sharp knives or instruments; some exposure to chemicals and solvents.
**BOSTON RESIDENCY IS A CONDITION OF EMPLOYMENT**