Designer - WFH during Covid-19

Starts Within a Couple Weeks
Duration 6+ Months
Status Freelance
Rate $45 - $51/hr DOE
Our social media giant client seeks a Designer to join their team in this 6 month freelance role!

In this role the Designer will be designing within the Newsroom team creating designs, concepts, and sample layouts based on complex topics the Newsroom addresses will be the main function of this role.

The Designer will be responsible for the following:
- Develop designs while keeping the broader message, brand, and top priorities in mind.
- Identify and create compelling visuals from short briefs and meetings with communications partners and executives by asking questions and recognizing areas where more information is required.
- Create compelling and visually stimulating content that effectively communicates complex ideas.
- Adhere to the overall brand guidelines while continuing to evolve the design possibilities and the brand itself.
- Work hand in hand with the design lead and project manager to plan and execute projects on tight timelines.
- Monitor business and team goals to ensure projects are in alignment.
- Proactively make suggestions and develop design systems, processes and drive solutions to problems which allow the team to scale support and impact.
- Identify potential roadblocks with design projects and find creative solutions.
- Design for a global community by taking into consideration localization, accessibility, translation needs and cultural considerations.
- Use best judgement to prioritize all aspects of projects and communicate shifting priorities to key stakeholders.

The ideal Designer should possess the following:
- 6+ years experience as a graphic designer or similar creative role
- Creativity, verbal and written communication skills and problem solving ability are required
- Excellent typographic skills
- Experience using Adobe Creative Suite, including Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign
- Experience working directly with multiple stakeholders
- Experience working on events similar to company town halls or all-hands and designing presentations in Keynote
- Experience managing multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced environment
- Experience owning design projects from creation through implementation

Nice to have's:
- Illustrative skills
- Branding experience
- Experience working with editorial content
- Experience working with film and animation
- Knowledge of Sketch and G-Suite
- Experience in Tech

Creative Circle is focused on protecting the health and safety of our candidates, clients, and communities. Details of our job descriptions are always subject to change, e.g., on-site vs off-site. We follow the guidance of the CDC, WHO, CPHA, and government officials. If you have questions about a specific job posting, please contact us. Be well and stay well. - Creative Circle.


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