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Review Vacancy

Date Posted 09/11/18

Applications Due09/21/18

Vacancy ID58877

AgencyGeneral Services, Office of

TitleGraphic Designer 2

Occupational CategoryOther Professional Careers

Salary GradeHourly

Bargaining UnitPS&T - Professional, Scientific, and Technical (PEF)

Salary RangeFrom $27.11 to $27.11 Hourly

Employment Type Full-Time

Appointment Type Temporary

Jurisdictional Class Non-competitive Class

Travel Percentage 0%

Workweek Mon-Fri

Hours Per Week 40


From 8 AM

To 5 PM

Flextime allowed? No

Mandatory overtime? No

Compressed workweek allowed? No

Telecommuting allowed? No

County Albany

Street Address Media Services Center, Empire State Plaza Councourse Level

City Albany


Zip Code12242

Minimum Qualifications Bachelor’s degree in an art or design field such as art, drawing, painting, illustration, digital design, or interactive media and two years of experience; or an Associate’s degree in one of the above-mentioned fields and four years of experience.

Duties Description Under the direction of the Art Director of the Media Services Center, the incumbent of this position will be required to create for graphic design projects; including motion graphics for video production, animated graphics for digital projects; as well as creating custom pieces for print, e-mail, web, and social media. Experience with Adobe After Effects and Cinema 4D is highly desirable. A collaborative attitude and the ability to meet deadlines is critical to success. This position will have extensive direct client contact.

Duties will include:
• Personally lead design projects with high visibility and of interest to executive staff
• Serve as lead designer on the largest and most sophisticated design projects; and oversee the work of project team members
• Determine priorities and manage workflow to ensure production requirements and deadlines are met
• Assign projects and suggest design ideas to Graphic Designer 1 staff
• Confer with agency customers to discuss and determine design strategies. Advise clients on the best approach to deliver message and reach target audience
• Ensure that agency design guidelines regarding logos, color themes and other creative aspects are consistently and accurately applied across all platforms
• Review final designs with clients and make needed improvements

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Name Human Resources/JOT/00625

Telephone 518-473-5282

Fax 518-486-1631

Email Address


Street NYS Office of General Services, HRM

31st Floor Corning Tower, Empire State Plaza

City Albany

State NY

Zip Code 12242


Notes on ApplyingPlease submit cover letter along with a clear and concise resume detailing how you meet the minimum qualifications for this position as listed in Specifics and indicate the Vacancy ID number for which you are applying.

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