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Senior Web Designer, Creative Services

February 22, 2022

Remote / Boston, MA; Miami, FL; Los Angeles, CA
Creative Services
Full-time

Our Senior Web Designer, Creative Services will lead the development of websites and other digital collateral to promote and gain overall brand recognition for Nickerson and our client-partners.

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Create conceptual mock-ups, and design website layouts while balancing the usability, visual appeal, and technical feasibility of the designs
  • Create identity systems for websites, apps, and other digital media
  • Install and design custom WordPress themes
  • Create backup files of websites
  • Implement website security protocols
  • Establish and maintain digital design standards and best practices
  • Develop, resize, and implement high impact graphics for website and other digital applications
  • Maintain a strong understanding of website building platforms: WordPress (required), and Squarespace (as a plus)
  • Have a finger on the pulse of web design trends, platform updates and other software related to WordPress
  • Regularly update websites with new plugins and updates
  • Prepare and deliver key website insights through backend analytics including website Behavior Flow, Pageviews, Session Durations, and Bounce Rates
  • Have a deep understanding for responsive design across desktop, tablet, and mobile views
  • Substantial understanding of SEO best practices and how to leverage them to enhance website performance
  • Ability to troubleshoot occasional website issues
  • Have an eye for creating on-brand, engaging content for partners
  • Create visually stunning, integrated digital marketing campaigns
  • Present excellent storytelling skills that convey our partners’ brand vision
  • Have experience editing and recoloring photography and video
  • Must be able to integrate motion graphics, animation, and video into work
  • Implement design quickly, independently, or collaboratively

Desired Skills and Qualifications:

  • Proficient in HTML and CSS
  • Proficient in JavaScript is a plus
  • Experience in UX/UI design
  • Skilled in Adobe Creative Cloud: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Premiere and After Effects
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Proven ability to manage client relationships via CRM
  • Experience with Harvest or equivalent time tracking software
  • Experience with Asana or equivalent project management tracking software
  • Experience engaging with or presenting to clients
  • Proven ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced environment under tight deadlines
  • Experience managing vendors and orders on behalf of clients
  • Videography experience is a plus
  • Photography experience is a plus
  • Email marketing, Mailchimp/Constant Contact or Pardot experience is a plus
  • Member of a marketing/design industry-related club or organization is a plus
  • 2 years+ experience in marketing/design creation, preferably in the real estate, lifestyle, restaurant, and hospitality sectors
  • 4 years+ of experience in web design
  • 4 years+ of experience in digital UX/UI design process
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Must be organized in a digital workspace and comfortable working remotely

Must submit design portfolio for consideration

Additional Benefits:

  • Flexible, remote work options
  • Comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, and vision
  • 401(k) plan with matching
  • Long-term and short-term disability
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Amazing company culture and team environment with a commitment to fostering a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace
  • Commitment to career enhancement coaching, skill training and certification opportunities, paid participation in industry organizations and networking events, and corporate support of charitable efforts
  • Birthday Day Off
  • Nickerson is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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