Sr. Art Director
Georgia System Operations Corporation
Develops and implements the design strategy of high-quality print and digital communication materials that meet or exceed industry standards for Georgia System Operations and the Family of Companies.
- Develops communication materials from initial concept to finished piece; includes client consultation, production estimates, design concept and layout, art direction of photography and illustration, digital file management, and procurement and supervision of printers and other vendors; coordinates and executes several jobs simultaneously, ensuring that all deadlines are met with high quality, error-free materials.
- Handles the production of visual elements for finished product; includes illustration, photography, and digital artwork.
- Interacts with account management and clients to assure the job is completed to satisfaction in relation to quality and timeliness.
- Increases his or her knowledge of a rapidly changing industry through vendor and peer contacts, professional memberships, manufacturers' seminars, publications and e-learning.
Education : Bachelor's Degree in Graphic Design or related field.
Experience : Ten years layout, design and art direction for print and digital media; comprehensive print production and Macintosh experience.
Equivalent Experience : Two-year degree from an accredited design school plus 10 years' experience in layout, design and art direction for print and electronic media.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities : Extensive knowledge of Mac OS, including technical/troubleshooting ability; thoroughly fluent in current versions of the following software: InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and Microsoft PowerPoint; website and intranet design and content management experience with knowledge of Microsoft SharePoint for developing and maintaining sites; proficient in Microsoft Windows, Word, and Excel.
About this Employer
Georgia System Operations Corporation is an independent, not-for-profit system operations company owned by our Members: 38 of Georgia’s distribution electric membership corporations (the Member Systems), Oglethorpe Power Corporation and Georgia Transmission Corporation. As the system operator, GSOC ensures reliable, independent system operations by controlling and monitoring electric generation, transmission and distribution assets owned by Oglethorpe Power Corporation, Georgia Transmission Corporation, Smarr EMC, the Member Systems and their power supply partners. The company enables its Members’ participation in the energy market in Georgia and the Southeast by providing a range of operations services that allow our Members to transact, optimize and account for their business in the wholesale energy market.