Digital Graphic Designer at GigSmart

| Greater Denver Area
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GigSmart is a growing technology company serving the gig-economy marketplace. We use innovative technologies to connect businesses that have urgent labor needs to skilled workers who are looking for on-demand, specialized work. GigSmart also connects charities & non-profits with volunteers looking to give back!

Role

As part of our Marketing Team, the Digital Graphic Designer will be responsible for creating clean and engaging visual designs across multiple platforms to build the GigSmart brand. You’ll be responsible for a broad range of creative design projects to support marketing our gig economy apps: Get Workers and Get Gigs. You will be responsible for creating a compelling visual brand identity and maintaining continuity across all customer and market touch points.

We’re looking for a highly motivated, talented creative who is eager to help our marketing team deliver results. You’ll be responsible for producing a variety of digital creative to grow awareness of and engagement for GigSmart’s apps.

Job DescriptionResponsibilities

• Utilize Adobe Creative Suite to create visually compelling, engaging, and on-brand imagery for use in digital marketing campaigns and across GigSmart’s social media channels.

• Collaborate with your peers to develop effective designs for all demand generation and content assets including company communications, website content, blogs, landing pages, email templates, digital ads, product imagery, videos, sales collateral, user guides, social media posts, and more.

• Update and maintain GigSmart’s brand identity guidelines, building effective visual templates to showcase GigSmart.

• Work cross-departmentally on design requests to take creative projects from concept to final product.

• Execute against product marketing launch plan deliverables to create visual content to educate users, promote new features, and encourage greater adoption of GigSmart’s staffing apps

Skills and Competencies

You must have:

• A background in Visual Communication Design, Graphic Design, Interaction Design, or arts equivalent.

• 3+ years experience working as a design professional, preferably in B2B tech.

• An exceptional portfolio featuring examples of a variety of design projects (advertisements, banners, email imagery, product imagery, etc.)

• 3+ years experience in Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.

• Wordpress or other CMS experience.

• A demonstrated ability to take initiative and achieve extraordinary results.

• Excellent project management and organizational skills.

• A sense of urgency, are highly-motivated, and thrive in fast-paced environments.

Bonus points if you have:

• Experience working on illustrations and animations.

• Experience with video editing in Adobe Premiere Pro.

• Familiarity with the basic (or advanced) HTML for the purpose of editing Wordpress web pages or coding email templates.

• A familiarity with Marketing Automation systems, like HubSpot.

• Copy editing skills and the ability to professionally proof-read.

Expectations of a GigSmart Employee:

• Be positive

• Work hard

• Innovate

• Have passion

• Continue to learn

• Exceed expectations

• Collaborate

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    Technology we use

    • Engineering
    • Product
    • Sales & Marketing
      • JavascriptLanguages
      • ElixirLanguages
      • ReactLibraries
      • React NativeFrameworks
      • PostgreSQLDatabases
      • IllustratorDesign
      • InVisionDesign
      • PhotoshopDesign
      • SketchDesign
      • GitLabManagement
      • WordpressCMS
      • HubSpotCRM
      • Constant ContactEmail
      • SendGridEmail
      • ZoomInfoLead Gen

    Location

    We have a brand new office located in the heart of Denver! Close to the light rail, great food options, and all the fun that Denver has to offer.

    An Insider's view of GigSmart

    What’s the vibe like in the office?

    The office vibe here at GigSmart is unlike any place I have ever worked in the best way possible. I have the pleasure to work with one of the smartest and most innovative teams in the industry every day and the office atmosphere reflects it. It is always fun and energetic and there’s never a shortage of good food.

    Xavier

    Client Success Representative

    What kinds of technical challenges do you and your team face?

    Our small and growing design team faces many unique challenges on a daily basis. Our biggest challenge, and most exciting, is working creatively on realizing GigSmart’s vision by creating an innovative and memorable product that is focused on improving the lives of millions of people.

    Marina

    Junior Product Designer

    What makes someone successful on your team?

    At GigSmart we view individual success relative to the success of the product development team as a whole. Passion, collaboration, and having the drive to learn are some individual characteristics that ultimately lead to both individual and team success. Our team is always learning and pushing each other to innovate.

    Tara

    Senior Product Owner

    How does the company support your career growth?

    The opportunities to grow as a developer seem endless with new challenges daily, and an incredibly smart and dedicated team to learn from. Whenever I've expressed interest to learn another part of the tech stack or business, GigSmart has provided me the time, tools, and training to do so.

    Josh

    Senior React Developer

    What are GigSmart Perks + Benefits

    GigSmart Benefits Overview

    We are a start-up offering the benefits you'd get working for a large corporation!

    Culture
    Volunteer in local community
    Partners with Nonprofits
    Eat lunch together
    Intracompany committees
    Daily stand up
    Open door policy
    Team owned deliverables
    Open office floor plan
    Diversity
    Documented equal pay policy
    Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
    Mean gender pay gap below 10%
    Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
    Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
    GigSmart employees can contribute up to $2700 annually to their FSA.
    Disability Insurance
    Dental Benefits
    Vision Benefits
    Health Insurance Benefits
    Life Insurance
    Pet Insurance
    Onsite Gym
    Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
    401(K)
    Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
    Generous Parental Leave
    We provide up to 2 weeks of paid parental leave when an employee has a new addition to the family!
    Flexible Work Schedule
    GigSmart provides employees with a flexible work schedule that includes flexible start and end times.
    Remote Work Program
    GigSmart employees are able to work from home 2 days per month and on occasion as needed.
    Vacation & Time Off Benefits
    Generous PTO
    GigSmart employees typically earn at least 15 days of PTO per year.
    Paid Holidays
    Perks & Discounts
    Casual Dress
    Commuter Benefits
    Employees are able to make pre-tax payroll deductions to be used for commuter expenses
    Company Outings
    GigSmart hosts company events on a quarterly basis.
    Stocked Kitchen
    Snacks, coffee, cold brew, pour over & tea.
    Some Meals Provided
    We have team lunches at least once per month.
    Fitness Subsidies
    There is a free onsite gym available for all employees!
    Professional Development Benefits
    Job Training & Conferences
    GigSmart offers employees professional development opportunities like the ability to attend job related conferences and seminars.
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