Digital Designer - Fully Remote/Off-site

Starts ASAP after Labor Day/early September
Duration 20 hours/week, ongoing
Status Freelance, at least through the end of the year
Rate DOE
Our client, a financial services asset management company, is looking for a Digital Designer to join their team 5 days week, starting out 20 – 30 hours/week but likely growing into a full 40 hours/week, fully remote or onsite 1 day a week, with the team, if desired. Their office is in Hudson County and is easily commutable by multiple forms of transportation.

The Digital Designer will be responsible for creating and updating web pages and other digital properties, as well as supporting the Senior Web Designer with design and production duties.

The Designer will work the marketing and editorial teams to create new and update current landing pages in addition to being a production resource for digital producers in support of more intricate production changes for web pages and email. Understanding the technical components of web development is a plus but front end dev. skills are not required.

Digital Designer Duties
• Conceptualize, design, and create experiences for marketing and editorial teams
• Adhere to design guidelines, standards, and best practices
• Aide digital producers in more intricate production changes
• Create and manage design assets
• Troubleshoot website defects and escalate to tech teams when necessary
• Upload content into a CMS, Adobe Experience Manager (AEM)
• Production duties for digital design handoff for new websites
• Maintain communication and presence in support of digital and marketing teams
• Proactively search for ways to improve digital properties and communicate findings
• Adhere to a high personal standard of quality, organization, and work commitment

Digital Designer Qualifications
• 2+ years’ experience designing for the web
• Experience with CMS platforms (AEM experience a plus but not required)
• Proficiency with front-end development languages (HTML, CSS, and JavaScript) is helpful but there are developers on the team
• Proficiency with design software such as Figma, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe XD
• Proficiency with Jira and Confluence
• Creative and open to new ideas
• Available during business hours, especially the mornings (8 AM – 1 PM ideally) when it’s starting out at less hours/week

This is a freelance Digital Designer opportunity that is part-time in the beginning (still 5 days a week) with the potential to increase to full-time freelance hours and potential for full-time conversion, lasting at least through the end of the year.

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