Digital Designer

Pennington, NJ
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Alicia Capobianco

Job Description:

Our large financial services client located in Pennington, NJ is seeking an Digital Designer for a 35 - 40 hour a week contract position. This is a longterm contract slated to last at least a year. 

The Digital Design position is primarily responsible for:

- supporting development and management of templates for a multitude of print, email and other interactive communications through MessagePoint portal. 

-In addition, a portion of time will be utilized to support HTML creation and eventually migration into automated workflows. 

-Layout and design electronic communications developed to educate plan participants throughout the lifestages and priorities their lives take them 

-Ensure that all pieces produced maintain appropriate branding standards and support a strong presence of multicultural images 

Summary of Position 

Work with the Communications team to develop within MessagePoint platform, modify and maintain templates and variables to produce on-demand communications in support of financial education and wellness communications for 401(k), Equity, Non-Qualified, and ESPP plans. Create and Design responsive emails supporting the same topics and end users. 

Minimum Requirements for Digital Designer:

• HTML coding for email and web page programming (HTML, HTML 5 CSS & CSS3), knowledge of JavaScript and jQuery a plus 

• Solid experience or certification in Adobe CC 2015 Dreamweaver & PhotoShop, (InDesign, Illustrator, Acrobat, and Fireworks a plus) 

• Knowledge of the PC platform, Microsoft Office (2013), SharePoint 2013 required 

• Knowledge of SalesForce/Exact Target/Pardot a plus 

• Ability to work in fast-paced, demanding, client-driven environment 

• Experience and/or background in agency or corporate marketing environment 

Complexity of Decisions 

• Manage jobs from concept to completion 

• Juggle numerous projects and provide clear communication to partners. 

• Ensuring that pieces are designed to spec and well thought through early in the process 

• Very high attention to detail on the creation and through entire process of developing a communication piece while following department standards 

Contribution/Impact on the Business 

The Communications team is transitioning to a new on-demand delivery tool. The candidate will help us deliver a growing number of communications through this tool and will become the subject matter expert of the platform. The ability for this person to learn the platform and quickly impact automated delivery is key. 


Client Description:

Freelancing long-term with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things:

- You're paid weekly

- Subsidized health and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)

- Access to Fidelity 401(k)

- Access to FSA Program (pre-tax payment toward bus or train passes, etc.)

- Direct deposit for your paycheck

- Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)

- Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/

- Access to free online courses via Lynda.com

- Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)



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