Job type full-time
Full job description
Location: virtualWill work from your home office.
Employee type: full time, w-2 employee
Support team: yes! in-house strategy, creative, copywriting, development, and channel support.
Job type: creative, client services
Experience: 3-5+ years of graphic/web design experience in an agency; must have experience designing ui/ux.
Here at uhuru, we`re looking for a creative to help develop and design user and conversion-centered websites, mobile interfaces, landing pages, digital ad campaigns, and other branded material.
Must be, self-motivated full-time designer and 100% committed to uhuru and its clients.
Yes, this awesome position will be remote.
If you have experience working in the digital advertising world, we`d love to talk to you!
** to apply, you must include your portfolio and/or samples of your recent work **
Strong design aesthetic, with a refined sense of typography and visual hierarchy.
Strong understanding of user experience, visual design, user research, and design principles.
A solid understanding and proficiency in photoshop, illustrator, and indesign.
Experienced in designing for both web and print.
Experience with web or landing page design (unbounce, hubspot, or wordpress design experience a plus!)
Ability to visualize, own, and execute the creation of landing pages
Experience designing link, banner, and image ads for facebook, google adwords, instagram, twitter.
Ba or bfa in graphic design preferred.
Must have a strong portfolio exhibiting beautiful, creative design work.
Ability to create original designs, icons, and illustrations using adobe programs.
Sketch experience a plus .
Must be familiar with responsive web design .
Love surfing sites like dribbble, behance, and crayon to get inspiration.
Some knowledge of conversion rate optimization (cro) - not required, but a plus.
Great initiative and work ethic are at the core of uhuru and key in this roleThis position requires a results-driven and self-motivated individual.
Capability and willingness to learn new concepts and ideas rapidly and then effectively apply them.
The successful uhuru designer should be able to:
Understand the client’s brand
Optimize existing user interface designs
Communicate with clients to understand their business goals and objectives
Know how creativity impacts campaign success and the impact you have on a client and their company
Understand your client’s story and message
Develop technical and business requirements and always strive to deliver intuitive and user-centered solutions
Manage multiple clients with uhuru`s agile process
Work with uhuru digital marketing consultants and campaign managers to create the overall campaign strategy for your clients and manage the creative process of that marketing program on a day-to-day basis
Be the domain expert within your hive team(before applying, read our article to see how we construct client services teams: the best marketing team structure to increase efficiency and output)
General responsibilities include:
Works with team members and clients to ascertain needs and to develop graphic directions, concepts, and specifications for assigned projects.
Supports the design process to assure quality is at the forefront; supports qa embedded in the details of the decomposition; analyzes project development costs and workflow for projects.
Supports team members and clients by participating in planning.
Provides creative and technical advice and guidance, and serves as a liaison on permission information, design, and technical graphics issues.
Coordinate a graphics or photographic library and/or maintain digital records.
Coaches and leads graphic designers and developers over multiple teams to improve quality and provide consistent standards across design projects.
Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.
Be prepared to help marketers where needed from ad creative, emails, and newsletters
Handling multiple projects while meeting critical deadlines
Working collaboratively with team members, and being comfortable with feedback, and making multiple edits to your work as needed.
Hopefully, our careers page gave you a sense of our team but here’s a bit more.
We have a lot of fun and love what we do.
Our motivation is honestly not about making a lot of money; rather it’s building something we`re proud of and having a significant impact on the companies we work with.
We`re a group of people who value friendship and relationships and want to pursue future business ideas togetherWe`re a small team that is growing fast who trusts each other and loves working together.
If you`ve made it this far, then you should definitely apply.
At uhuru, we don’t just accept differences — we support them, celebrate them, and as a company, we thrive on themUhuru is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and we actively look for and hire people who bring new perspectives and experiences to our team.|
Ready to apply?
Complete the application by clicking on the `apply to position` buttonApplications will remain open until we find the perfect person for this role.
Important note: after you submit an application, we`ll want to get to know you moreYou`ll be asked to email a short video introducing yourself and saying why you want to be a part of the uhuru teamThis is required, if you are not going to submit a short video do not submit an application.
You can expect to hear back from us either way within 2 weeksTo make sure we`re able to give your application the careful attention and time it deserves, please do not follow up with us unless you don`t hear back from us by then.
Please, no phone callsDue to the number of applicants we typically receive for our career openings, we are not able to do phone interviews until the later stages of the hiring processAll applicants must submit an application through our portal.
Posted 30+ days ago