Two Chicks With A Side Hustle

Employer: SMC National

We are looking for a creative, skilled graphic designer to join our fast-growing Company. This position requires a minimum of one (1) year of professional experience and will be 100% working remotely. The designer will assist the creative director on a wide variety of digital and print projects including collateral material development (brochures, annual reports, newsletters, etc.) All candidates must provide a graphics portfolio. A skills assessment and case study will be given to final candidates.

SMC’s Core Values:

  • Ownership – Fostering Ownership is powerful and can mean the difference between “just a job” and a purpose
  • Self-Awareness – Self-Awareness opens the door and enables us to keep growing
  • Over-Communicate – A surefire way to get things straight is to make sure we Over-Communicate
  • Resourceful – Success is not about your resources. It’s about how Resourceful you are with what you have
  • Proactive – A Proactive approach is the only approach
  • Relationship-Based – Value Relationships over transactions

Key Responsibilities:

  • Support the Creative Director to design digital marketing assets for desktop, mobile, emails, social and print.
  • Design for seasonal creative campaigns.
  • Design Logos.
  • Work directly with the Creative Manager to introduce new and innovative designs and features.
  • Present campaigns to leadership for feedback and approval.
  • Support and collaborate with design team members.
  • Coordinate and support up-to-date creative designs across all US and Global websites and emails.
  • Be aware of the fundamental importance of Branding.
  • Manage workflow to meet business and creative deadlines.
  • Collaborate with developers to deliver a great end product (imagery, system buildout, asset hand-off).

Job Summary:

  • Salaried, Full-Time position, 40 hours per week. During busy times, more than 40 hours per week may be required
  • Benefits included after a trial period: Health/Dental/Vision Insurance, Paid Time Off, Sick Time, Life Insurance, Short and Long Term Disability and 401k
  • Remote position with the ability to work anywhere
  • Work a 9/80 schedule – This means you can have every other Friday off!
  • Must reside in the United States
  • Ability to work for a company that values their people and their talents
  • SMC is an awesome company that encourages personal and professional growth. If you are interested in growing your skills and working with fun and energetic teammates, this is the company to be a part of!
  • Growing company = opportunities for advancement!
  • As a remote position, having reliable internet access and the ability to run programs like Zoom is necessary.
  • Supportive and empowering work culture environment
  • Must provide 16 personality type along with application in cover letter

Basic Qualifications:

  • 1+ years related design experience
  • Strong project management skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Deadline driven
  • In-depth knowledge and application of Adobe’s Creative Suite including Illustrator, Photoshop, and In-Design.
  • Superior organizational skills and attention to detail with the ability to multi-task and self-manage multiple projects at a time.
  • Ability to thrive in a fluid, fast-paced environment with tight deadlines and fast turnaround.
  • Can follow written directions, but also thinks outside the box and asks questions.
  • Flexible, collaborative, and able to work with a variety of team members to reach common goals.
  • Ability to take constructive criticism and works with team to improve the process.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2 years of design experience
  • BA/BS Graphic Design
  • Experience working remotely

This role will fit like a glove for:

  • Someone who is a go-getter
  • Someone who is self-aware and has a growth mindset
  • Someone who can see the silver lining in things and is positive
  • Someone who can take ownership of their actions
  • Someone who is a unicorn
  • Someone who is inquisitive and naturally never stops learning
  • Someone who is self-motivated and doesn’t need manager instructing him or her on what to do
  • Someone who values documentation and process when it comes to ad optimization and reporting additional details
  • Someone who is self-aware
  • Someone who isn’t afraid of personal development
  • Someone who can take ownership of their actions
  • Someone who is passionate