Job Title: Web Designer

 

What We’re Looking for: A partner that will work closely with our web design team and fill the design role or assist our designer in our website projects. This person will either be the lead designer for a project and complete all of the tasks listed below, or pick up the project from our designer at some point in the process where their skills best fit.

 

Tasks & Responsibilities:
  • Work with the account manager, content strategist, digital strategist, project manager, developer, traffic coordinator, and client throughout the entire website project
  • Attend internal and external Project Kickoff Meetings to meet the team, discuss roles, discuss goals for the project, potential audiences, and timeline
  • Attend client meetings to discuss audience personas and customer journeys to better understand the user experience needs of the website
  • Read and digest research that was performed for the project and use the findings to influence the user experience and design
  • Work with the content strategist to discuss potential ways to display content
  • Provide feedback from a design perspective on the information architecture of the site
  • Work with the developer to discuss what page templates to create based on the content to create consistency throughout the site and a seamless experience
  • Create desktop and mobile wireframes based on outline of content and user experience
  • Create desktop and mobile designed layouts of the different page templates using appropriate brand assets and guidelines
  • Present wireframes, design concepts, and design layouts to the client
  • Make internal and external revisions to designs based on feedback from the team and the client
  • Write a user test plan, conduct a user test study, and adjust designs as needed
  • Create a cheat sheet for the developer including color palettes, typography specifications, and other design style specifications that may be needed
  • Export all images and graphics and optimize for web
  • Provide direction to developers on how different elements should function and how the user will interact with the site on the front end
  • Participate in the QA of the site to insure that the live site is in line with the approved designs and functions properly
  • Assist in adding content to the site especially on pages that need a design eye

 

Skills & Qualifications:
  • 2+ years experience in Website Design
  • Understanding of UI/UX best practices
  • Experience working with an agency is a plus
  • Communication
  • Project Management
  • Organization
  • Flexibility
  • Knowledge of CSS is a plus
  • Ability to work on a team and absorb and provide constructive criticism

 

Tools:
  • Adobe Photoshop CC
  • Adobe XD CC
  • Adobe Illustrator CC
  • Sketch (Optional)
  • Invision (Optional)
  • Experience Using WordPress
  • Google Sheets