2- or 4-year degree with graphics-related major preferred.
Strong skills/understanding of the following:
- Page Layout and Visual Balance
- Alignment and Spacing
- Typographic Rules
- Brand Standards
Superior visual conceptual skills and knowledge of terminology and vendor requirements / capabilities.
Knowledge of production processes, with experience in using digital illustration and layout software including Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.
Reasonable drawing skills; knowledge of printing processes and specification; paper specification; ink specification; familiarity with typestyles, type design; stock photography; computer retouching and image manipulation.
Good communication skills are a must.