Senior Graphic Designer
Empowering educators, transforming schools.
About Blocker Education
Blocker Education Research LLC (Blocker Education) is a rapidly expanding public sector solutions that partners with K-12 education organizations to achieve equitable student outcomes. Blocker Education was established in 2015 and has locations in both Texas and Washington state. The company employs K-12 professional that work to deliver evidence-based solutions for improving students. Blocker Education offers services to districts and schools that focuses on continuous school improvement, the pursuit of equitable student outcomes, and the leadership development.
Senior Graphic Designer
The Senior Graphic Designer independently executes the strategic vision of business development and general marketing materials through exceptional graphic design for Blocker Education Research, LLC (Blocker Education). The successful individual will create and maintain materials to communicate critical messages and key selling propositions. S/he will self-manage (with excellence) the creative and design process, consistently delivering exceptional product outcomes.
The ideal candidate will have a strong customer focus with a critical mindset and sales drive. S/he must be focused on increasing brand recognition, consistency, and accuracy, while collaborating across teams, and clearly communicating vision and purpose.
Job Title: Senior Graphic Designer
Ability to leverage Microsoft Office applications, and Adobe Creative Suite, to execute exceptional graphic design deliverables.
Ability to generate new, innovative ways to present material that improves business proposals, presentations, social media, and professional learning content.
Ensuring brand consistency throughout various business development materials and projects.
Participating, and embracing, development opportunities.
Key Areas of Collaboration and Influence:
Communicate effectively with colleagues across the company so that information is disseminated effectively and participate in project groups and meetings as required.
Collaborate with members of the Marketing, Content Development, and Consulting team regularly.
Promote Blocker Education’s vision.
Transfer best practice.
Use the business to promote and further develop Blocker Education.
Proven work experience as a graphic designer in high-end graphics, marketing, or production environments utilizing Microsoft Office and Adobe Creative Suite.
Strong knowledge of corporate branding, print and digital media, typography, color theory, and various design principles
Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office and Adobe Creative Suite.
Exceptional project management, organizational, oral, and written communication skills, and keen attention to details.
Ability to meet rigorous deadlines while exceeding client expectations.
Experience collaborating with a diverse team and understand communication patterns of working with highly distributed teams.
Produce a wide variety of templated and non-templated creative outputs via Microsoft Office and Adobe Creative Suite to support business development and general marketing efforts, ensuring alignment with company’s brand positioning.
Manage creative requirements, expectations, and deadlines for all projects.
Manage all creative designs from concept to delivery.
Evaluate ideas suggested by stakeholders to determine if they align with strategic direction, and meet client standards and specifications before implementing.
Review design drafts from junior designers, as appropriate, to ensure high quality of work.
Develop and execute marketing education and training on tools and resources, as well as technical assistance, to bid managers and the business, as appropriate.
Prioritize total workload with CEO and communicate to internal stakeholders priority, progress, deadlines, and outstanding questions regularly.
Creates and reviews internal and external collateral, proofreads content, ensure appropriate branding and approves materials for final distribution as appropriate.
Monitor and track assigned projects and follow through on all phases of production.
Please make sure to provide the following documents:
Cover Letter to include two professional references