DO NOT APPLY if you have NO website design experience.
We are looking for a Web Designer to join our digital marketing agency in Northwest Indiana. The perfect person needs to be a pet lover since this is the field which we specialize. This person should also plan on helping with print marketing collateral such as infographics, social media images and more. Our ideal candidate will be ready to create modern, responsive web designs that work well on mobile and get equally excited about editing sales flyers for our team. This web designer should be familiar with wordpress and able to do edits. Basic to intermediate understanding of html and css is a plus. You will be part of a small, but growing, team that enjoys a fast-paced work day, takes on whatever projects are thrown their way and pushes the business forward. You’ll need a positive attitude and need excellent communication skills as you will be on group calls with clients. We are looking for someone that realizes that every design won't be loved...and can take criticism well and will work to win over the clients approval of design.
This is a 40hr/week in-house position located in Northwest Indiana. NO offsite contractors will be accepted. NO calls will be accepted.
Knowledge, technical skills and abilities
Expert knowledge of site layout and able to design compelling, professional quality websites
Advanced skills with Adobe Creative Suite of products including but not limited to Photoshop and Illustrator
Develop high level detailed mockups to effectively communicate interaction and design ideas
Comfort delivering and receiving feedback, and collaborating with a variety of colleagues
Develops site graphics; designing images, icons, banners, etc.
Strong Knowledge of browser compatibility issues and web fonts
A proactive approach to responding to problems is highly valued
Good communication skills are essential, and technical writing skills are valued
Education and/or Experience:
Bachelor's degree (B.A.) from four-year college or university in the field of graphic design with a web emphasis or equivalent
A strong online creative portfolio
2 years equivalent work experience
Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S.