Hester & Cook Design Group
headquarters in Nashville, TN is seeking to fill a Graphic Design Assistant position within our Design and Marketing Department.  We are a design-driven, dynamic, high-growth organization so assignments are flexible and adapted to the organization’s needs as well as the candidate’s strengths.

This position starts at 25-30 hours per week with potential for growth. 
Duties will consist of but are not limited to the following:

Applicant will be called upon to: 
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Assist with various aspects of the design process from initial concept to final production in a supporting role.
         • Handle basic design and prepress needs including editing Adobe design files, formulating spec sheets for print jobs, creating
            product mockups and more.
         • Assist in development of visual aspects of Hester & Cook Design Group email campaigns, social media posts, flyers, and other
            graphics needed to communicate the HCDG message
         • Contribute to work on webstore/blog

Requirements:
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Thorough knowledge of and skill using Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop)
         • Knowledge of printing process and proper file formatting
         • Ability to keep multiple projects in progress simultaneously
         • Strong verbal and written communication skills 
         • Established organizational skills and ability to work within strict deadlines
         • Knowledge of Shopify a plus

Portfolio should communicate a well-rounded grasp of page layouts, typography, and basic design thinking as well as an appreciation for a variety of aesthetics. Knowledge of social media platforms a plus. Please provide resume with references and portfolio to Courtney@hesterandcook.com