Graphic Designer

Location: New York, NY

Department: Sales Strategy

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

Come party with a million people a day in celebrating important events in their lives! Evite, the world’s leading digital platform, is looking for a creative and strategic Graphic Designer to join our team in New York City. We are looking for people who will contribute to our mission of bringing people together to celebrate their most important life moments.

What you’ll be doing:

Reporting to the Director of Sales Strategy, the Graphic Designer is responsible for design and production of all digital ad units, including interactive custom modules, custom user experiences and sponsored custom invitations. The Graphic Designer must have a keen eye for detail while also being able to manage multiple projects with tight deadlines. You will work collaboratively with members of the team from across the organization to assess client needs; conceptualize, design and produce top quality solutions.We are  looking for a fun, creative, collaborative person with forward thinking approach to design and a strong understanding of digital advertising.

How you will contribute to the team:

  • Work with the Sales team to create elegant, sophisticated and comprehensive digital media solutions for a variety of advertisers
  • Demonstrate strong internal and external communication skills
  • Possess the ability to conceptualize the advertiser client’s vision while maintaining Evite’s core guidelines
  • Possess the ability to think strategically and apply performance metrics to all creative output
  • Work with the Ad Operations team to develop new creative concepts and perpetually improve upon existing ad products.
  • Assist Ad Operations team with testing and QA of all approved ad units
  • Oversee design and production of digital advertising designs
  • Maintain a detailed Project Management schedule allowing transparency to managers and other teams
  • Provide leadership to junior designers and supporting staff (contractors), when applicable

This job might be for you if:

  • You’re an eloquent speaker who can explain anything to everyone. You are also a clear and concise writer.
  • You love logic and data. Thinking strategically is your forte. You enjoy diagnosing complex problems and formulating plans of attach to resolve them. You enjoy an environment where everyone is encouraged to add value at the most strategic level.
  • You have a craving to fit in a fast-paced, high-integrity, low hand-holding environment (but you will get a hug if you need it). EQ as important as IQ. 
  • "Life's Better Together®" is your next tattoo…just kidding! But it is a motto you will commit to.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Experience working with advertisers, ad agencies and sales departments
  • Experience working with Celtra is a plus
  • High degree of creativity
  • Strong organizational, analytical and problem-solving abilities
  • Ability to effectively communicate ideas and persuade outcomes through design
  • Superior communication skills and follow-up skills
  • Expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator InDesign) is required
  • Knowledge of HTML5 and SaaS (Software as a Service) platforms, specifically CELTRA, for creative production, video and native ads applications is an asset
  • Advanced skills in business software including: Microsoft Word, Excel and Powerpoint.
  • Attention to detail
  • Team player possessing experience working with various departments within an organization
  • Proven ability to work on multiple projects, of varied scope and complexity, at various stages of development, in a deadline driven work environment
  • Consistently drive for excellence in all facets of work
  • Positive attitude ALWAYS

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Design, or similar
  • 5+ years of digital advertising experience
  • Portfolio demonstrating strong digital campaign executions

*Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

No relocation provided. Evite is an equal opportunity employer.

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