Position: Mid-Level Graphic Designer

Start Date: Immediate
Position Type: Full time, onsite
Salary Range: Negotiable, depending on experience

About Skidmutro Creative Partners

Skidmutro provides graphic design, writing, marketing strategy and other creative services. We specialize in print and clients range from small nonprofits to major corporations. At Skidmutro, you’ll work in a relaxed and friendly environment. There are no cubicles here! Our agency is based in our founder’s home, so if you like the idea of wearing flip flops and a t-shirt to work, this is the place for you. Apply today!

About this Position

You will work with a variety of clients, on a broad range of projects. Projects range from brochures, posters, evites and infographics to web design, PowerPoint presentations and magazines. You will be in charge of developing new design concepts as well as managing each client’s brand. We embrace collaboration and you’ll work closely with a team that includes a creative director, writer, project manager and other designers. This position offers an excellent opportunity for growth if you are a self-motivated and energetic person who welcomes challenges.  Apply today!

Job Responsibilities

  • Develop design concepts, including conducting research
  • Design client materials in a collaborative environment
  • Learn and manage a variety of client brands
  • Check client materials, such as image size and quality, for print suitability
  • Manipulate, color correct, and modify images using Photoshop
  • Prepare press files
  • Communicate directly with clients
  • Utilize project management software

Qualifications

  • 3-5 year experience required
  • Experience with corporate brand management
  • Project management experience required
  • Graphic design degree with an online or PDF portfolio required
  • High level proficiency in all steps of the production process (preflighting, collecting, resizing, etc.)
  • High level proficiency in InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop required
  • High level proficiency in all steps of the production process (preflighting, collecting, resizing, etc.) required
  • Able to work accurately under tight deadlines
  • Attention to detail, time management, organizational and interpersonal communication skills a must
  • Web and PowerPoint skills a plus
  • Copywriting and copyediting experience a huge plus

How to Apply

Please submit your cover letter, resume, and portfolio to Jenny Strauss at iwantajob@skidmutro.com. No phone calls please. IMPORTANT: Only applicants with an online or PDF portfolio will be considered. If you use “Dear Hiring Manager” or “To Whom it May Concern” as a greeting, please don’t expect a response.