Work Nature

  • Determine size and arrangement of illustrative material and copy, and select style and size of type. 
  • Confer with clients to discuss and determine layout design. 
  • Create designs, concepts, and sample layouts, based on knowledge of layout principles and esthetic design concepts. 
  • Develop graphics and layouts for product illustrations, company logos, and Web sites. 
  • Use computer software to generate new images. 
  • Review final layouts and suggest improvements as needed. 
  • Maintain archive of images, photos, or previous work products. 
  • Prepare illustrations or rough sketches of material, discussing them with clients or supervisors and making necessary changes. 
  • Draw and print charts, graphs, illustrations, and other artwork, using computer. 
  • Key information into computer equipment to create layouts for client or supervisor. 
  • Research new software or design concepts. 
  • Study illustrations and photographs to plan presentation of materials, products, or services. 
  • Mark up, paste, and assemble final layouts to prepare layouts for printer.

Key Skills

  • Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
  • Adobe Dreamweaver
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • HTML
  • Adobe Flash
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Dreamweaver

Occupations

  • Logo designer
  • 2D animator
  • Marketing expert
  • Print Collaterals Designer
  • Production Artist
  • digital designer
  • Graphical Designer
  • Online Producer
  • Publications Designer

Career Analysis

1 Fees
Low
2 Demand
High
3 Salary
Medium
4 Level Of Preparation
Medium

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