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Graphic Designer

Arlington,VA (HYRBRID)


Placement Type:


Salary (USD):

$55 - 60 HOURLY

Start Date:


Are you a seasoned graphic designer looking for an opportunity to showcase your talent on a variety of engaging projects? Do you thrive in a collaborative environment where your creativity can shine? Look no further!

We’re seeking a skilled Graphic Designer to join our team and contribute to multiple projects running through May 2024. As an integral part of our team, you’ll have the chance to work on cutting-edge designs for events, creating visually stunning assets that leave a lasting impression.

What You’ll Do:

  • Work a Monday-Friday schedule with a hybrid work model.

  • Dive into the world of event graphic design, crafting captivating visuals that elevate our brand.

  • Collaborate closely with our Creative Director to produce on-brand creative assets.

  • Design materials for both keynote presentations and digital images, ensuring consistency and quality across all mediums.

  • Build strong relationships with internal stakeholders and external agency partners, earning their trust with your impeccable work.

  • Thrive in a fast-paced environment, juggling multiple project requests while meeting tight deadlines.

Why Join Us:

  • Opportunity to Work on Large-Scale Events: Get ready to dive into the world of event design, where your work will be showcased on a grand stage.

  • Cross-Collaboration: Work alongside talented individuals from various departments and agencies, fostering creativity and innovation through teamwork.

What We’re Looking For:

  • Leadership Skills: Demonstrate a bias for action and ownership, taking charge of projects and seeing them through to success.

  • Basic Project Management: Keep projects organized and on track, ensuring smooth workflows and timely delivery.

  • Graphic Design Expertise: Bring at least 4 years of experience in a design agency or equivalent setting, with a BA/BS in Design or related field.

  • Adobe Illustrator Mastery: Excel in Adobe Illustrator, showcasing your ability to bring concepts to life with precision and creativity.

  • Proficiency in Photoshop and Microsoft PowerPoint: Leverage these tools to create polished designs that captivate audiences.

  • Strong Communication: Communicate effectively with team members and stakeholders, conveying ideas and feedback with clarity.

  • Self-Motivation: Take initiative and thrive in an independent work environment, owning your projects from start to finish.

  • Event Design Experience (Preferred): Previous experience in event design is a plus, but not required.

  • Animation or Motion Design Skills (Preferred): Bring your creativity to life with animation or motion design experience.


Top 3 Must-Have Hard Skills:

  • Excellent Adobe Illustrator skills

  • Proficient in Photoshop and Microsoft PowerPoint

  • Strong communication skills


The target hiring compensation range for this role is the equivalent of $55 to $60 an hour. Compensation is based on several factors including, but not limited to education, relevant work experience, relevant certifications, and location. Additional benefits offered may include; medical health insurance and dental insurance, life insurance, and eligibility to participate in 401k plan with company match.


Client Description

About Aquent Talent:

Aquent Talent connects the best talent in marketing, creative, and design with the world’s biggest brands. 


Our talent get access to amazing benefits like subsidized health, vision, and dental plans, paid sick leave, and retirement plans with a match. We also offer free online training through Aquent Gymnasium. More information on our awesome benefits

Aquent is an equal-opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics. We’re about creating an inclusive environment—one where different backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives are valued, and everyone can contribute, grow their careers, and thrive.