Position Digital Designer / Production Designer with Sketch - Freelance, onsite
Location Manhattan
Starts Mid week 5/21
Duration 2-4 weeks, could extend
Status Freelance
Rate DOE
Our client, a well know retail company, is currently seeking a freelance Digital Designer / Production Designer to help the team with upcoming digital and social projects.

This opportunity starts onsite, ideally week of 5/21 for about 2-4 weeks with potential to extend for the right person! Candidate must also know Sketch as you will being using sketch to "layout the pages".

Digital Designer / Production Designer will:
- Do photo research and resizing as part of the immediate needs
- Edit, crop & format images for digital and social media use, resizing to spec as directed
- Design & format web assets for social media and web
- Upload assets all into the teams new web CMS system,ideally having knowledge of Drupl
- Create and make modifications to color backgrounds on pages and digital assets
- Ideally will have simple illustration skills to apply simple and sweet line drawings on the images
- Work with the copy director to incorporate content and copy into assets
- Work with the content manager to route assets through for approvals / revisions as needed
- Design and repeat assets for about 40 separate landing pages

Digital Designer / Production Designer MUST:
- Have 3-5 years’ experience in design, with fluency in the Creative Suite including SKETCH
- Have an aesthetic that is clean, simple and modern with a touch of whimsical
- Be able to work QUICKLY, one of the main goals is for the team to speed up their turnaround process
- Be able to take direction and run with it, with extreme attention to detail and organizational skills
- Be able to develop & maintain a consistent look and feel
- Have strong communication skills, and able to take direction quickly and efficiently turning around projects

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: NY40@jobalert.creativecircle.com