Graphic Designer

What is a Graphic Designer?

Graphic Designers are persons responsible for designing visual graphics with the use of computer software or by hand in order to help communicate ideas to a target audience – i.e. customers, readers etc.

Graphic Designer Duties

  • Determine scope and requirements for a graphic design project
  • Establish the correct method/software to use to accomplish a given task
  • Design rough drafts to determine if ideas should be pursued further
  • Make adjustments based on customer needs
  • Suggest improvements to how client can communicate their ideas more effectively
  • Use consistent visual language across multiple works within a project
  • Prepare final design in the correct format and dimensions

Common Skills and Requirements

Soft Skills:

Creativity, Communication, Flexibility, Teamwork

Technical Skills:

Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, QuarkXPress, Adobe Creative Cloud, HTML, CSS

Average Graphic Designer Salary

€30,000 – €50,000 per year

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