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Our OhioHealth family of associates is a collaborative group that discovers and succeeds together. Our culture is defined by our mission and OhioHealth values of excellence, compassion, integrity and stewardship.
What is it like to work at OhioHealth?
WE have an unwavering commitment to put our patients at the center of everything we do, providing quality care and an exceptional patient experience. Through our many feedback channels, our associates tell us they are proud to work for OhioHealth, enjoy the people they work with, and feel valued as a part of our OhioHealth family.
…if your passion is to work in a caring environment
…if you believe that learning is a life-long process
…if you strive for excellence and want to be among the best in the healthcare industry
For the seventh consecutive year, OhioHealth has been named to FORTUNEmagazine’s list of the nation’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” in 2013. Being a Best Company is about our culture and how we engage one another. This recognition is one measure of our success in achieving a part of our vision — to be an organization “where people want to work.” Apply now and work together with us to improve the health of those we serve.
SUMMARY and PURPOSE OF POSITION
This position supports the OhioHealth strategic imperative of translating key aspects of the OhioHealth system marketing and communications strategies into graphic designs and visual images that achieve OhioHealth system growth and brand awareness goals. S/he is accountable for creating consistently branded, visually appealing graphic design concepts and illustrations that effectively communicate with intended audiences, grow market share, clinical volume and customer loyalty for OhioHealth’s physicians, inpatient and outpatient services.
The Graphic Designer will create high-impact designs intended to engage, attract and sell. Develops or acquires the images used in a wide variety of creative projects, including advertisements, brochures, direct mail, corporate identity, presentations, websites, promotional displays and signage. Also responsible for the design, layout and formatting of materials. Must have a strong sense of concept development, in addition to communication, research, problem–solving and presentation skills.
The Graphic Designer will partner with other team members in the Marketing & Communications division to plan, analyze, and create visual solutions for communications opportunities. The Graphic Designer will work closely with the Brand and Creative Services team to create the most effective way to get messages across in print and electronic media using color, type, illustration, photography, animation, and various print and layout techniques. The Graphic Designer will work on projects covering multiple service lines and care sites across the system.
Ability to implement effective design tactics in a fast-paced, complex organization is essential. Ability to prioritize work ensuring multiple project deadlines are met. Must be able to establish and maintain relationships, demonstrate initiative, exude a professional presence, focus on results and demonstrate enthusiasm. This position requires a well-organized professional who is known for integrity, flexibility and energy.
This position effectively manages resources including timelines, freelancers, creative files, project resources and budgets. The Graphic Designer is expected to develop expertise in the healthcare industry as well as continually upgrading their skills and knowledge base relative to artistic design concepts, principles and practices and stay abreast of emergent art and graphics industry techniques, trends and technologies.
Education, Credentials, Licenses:
Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts, Graphic Design, Visual Communications or related field and 5 years of experience
Expertise in corporate brand identity systems and environmental graphics
Use of Macintosh computer systems for graphic design purposes.
Superb interpersonal working relationships and negotiation skills.
Effective working style under deadline pressure.
Critical thinking ability and attention to detail.
Effective, tactful communication with clients and efficient use of their time (clients include marketing managers, organizational managers and staff)
Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
Ability to take initiative to offer ideas and suggestions proactively.
Ability to seek information needed to solve problems and determine solutions.
Ability and willingness to work under pressure; meet strict timelines and budgets, and to thrive in a fast-paced environment.
Kind and Length of Experience:
Five years experience as a graphic designer in a corporate studio or agency with portfolio samples required. May have basic drawing skills combined with knowledge of design programs such as Illustrator, Photoshop, FreeHand and Dreamweaver. Requires strong technical skills, and artistic and conceptual–thinking abilities.
Education, Credentials, Licenses: Web design and/or time-based media design experience preferred. Agency or corporate experience desired.
Experience in a physician practice, hospital or other healthcare environment.
Experience in advertising/marketing agencies.
Additional Job Information
Scheduled Hours Per Week
Equal Employment Opportunity
OhioHealth is an equal opportunity employer and fully supports and maintains
compliance with all state, federal, and local regulations. OhioHealth does not discriminate
against associates or applicants because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age,
ancestry, national origin, veteran status, pregnancy, disability, marital status, or other
characteristics protected by law. Equal employment opportunity is extended to all persons in all
aspects of the associate-employer relationship including recruitment, hiring, training, promotion,
transfer, compensation, discipline, reduction in staff, termination, assignment of benefits, and any
other term or condition of employment.
Ohio Health - 17 months ago