Graphic Designer

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Located in Virginia Beach, VA

Salary: $38,000 to $43,000 yr

Our client, a Virginia Beach manufacturer of military gear, is searching for the right person to join their team as their Graphic Designer.


  • Evaluation Hire – Permanent Full Time
  • Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5:00pm
  • Pay: $38,000 to $43,000 DOE
  • TO APPLY: Please email your up to date resume (in a normal Word Document or other editable format; no links please) to: and include the job title (Graphic Designer #L017) on the subject line. If your experience and skills match the job requirements we will contact you to continue the screening/interview process.


Job Essential Duties

  • Strong proficiency in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Strong proficiency in Adobe InDesign
  • Strong proficiency in Adobe After Effects
  • Strong proficiency with social media content creation
  • Strong typography, color theory, and layout skills
  • Knowledge of video standards for the web, HD, and motion graphics
  • Demonstrated ability to write short ad copy and headlines
  • Works closely with Management to maintain a consistent graphic identity for the company
  • Assists with trade show preparation, booth design, and creating marketing material to support the Sales team
  • Participate in design critiques and be flexible with multiple revisions to creative work
  • Set up, shoot, and edit product images and action-style photography and video materials
  • Provide supportive media, product photographs, and other requested marketing materials as needed
  • Creates and maintains packaging design and sales support tools as directed to increase sales and profitability
  • Produce product specification and build sheets while collaborating with engineers to properly document and photograph all necessary components
  • Assist in the development of the companies yearly catalog
  • Performs other related duties and assignments as required


Required Qualifications

  • A minimum education level of: Bachelor of Arts/Sciences Degree (4-year) in graphic design or related field or equivalent work experience


  • Demonstrates excellent customer service skills
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel); and ability to learn required business systems
  • Excellent writing and communication skills (both interpersonally and electronically)
  • Excellent team player with the ability to work independently outside of a team environment
  • Ability to plan and multitask with exceptional organization skills in order to manage multiple projects
  • Solid skills using high definition cameras, lighting, and fixed mounts
  • Strong portfolio
  • Strong proficiency in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Strong proficiency in iMovie and Adobe After Effects
  • Strong proficiency in iMovie and Adobe InDesign
  • Strong proficiency with social media content creation


Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of Military, Law Enforcement, and Government Entities a plus
  • Functional knowledge and/or personal experience with WordPress a plus
  • Functional knowledge and/or personal experience with Magento 2.0 a plus



The Virginia Beach Express Employment Professionals office has placed over 4,500 qualified candidates with local Virginia Beach area companies. The majority of our positions are PERMANENT positions, although temporary positions are also available. We are a great resource for job seekers, and there is never a fee to our applicants for our services. Express Employment Professionals was founded in 1983 and today employs hundreds of thousands of people, with over 800 franchise locations worldwide. Express also offers affordable health insurance to qualified employees and their families.

Express Office: Virginia Beach
4530 Professional Circle
Suite 1B
Virginia Beach, VA 23455