Graphic Designer in Cary, IL at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 10/19/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Graphic Designer will be highly creative and a talented team player who excels under pressure in a fast-paced environment. He or she must be driven, flexible and able to demonstrate creative and innovative design solutions. The ideal candidate will have the proven ability to develop projects from inception through final delivery. He or she must ensure all work is high quality, error free and delivered within agreed timelines. 

  • Graphic design of, but not limited to: print collateral, packaging, digital mediums, presentations and videos.
  • Creative, artistic and innovative design talent.
  • Technically skilled in design methods and software.
  • Must uphold Stryker’s brand guidelines.
  • Brainstorm and concept development, create, articulate ideas, and gain acceptance of concepts.
  • Use creativity and artistic ability to create branded and highly differentiated graphic design elements.
  • Directs photo shoots for products and models, background staging, etc.
  • Works closely with digital marketing to help with website updates and campaign development.
  • Proper package files for print.
  • Coordinates projects from inception to completion, ensuring all stages and elements are executed on time and on budget.
  • Proactively learns new software and techniques to maintain an up-to-date working knowledge of the graphic design field; must keep up with the industry.
  • Must proofread work to ensure accuracy and no errors.
  • Timely routing of marketing collateral within approval system.
  • Manage and maintain all files, upholding the organizational archive structure.
  • Distribution of marketing collateral to respective locations (i.e. Salesforce, Websites, Apps, etc.).

Required Qualifications and Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • 0-2 years of professional graphic design experience
  • Proven ability to concept and design for various forms of media including but not limited to: print, web & digital, direct marketing and advertising – with online portfolio
  • Excellent attention to detail and file management skills are essential
  • Advanced skills in Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign
  • Working knowledge in Microsoft Office, especially PowerPoint

Work From Home: No

Travel Percentage: Up to 25%

Stryker Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Stryker is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability.

Stryker Corporation will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

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