Senior Illustrator / Designer- Remote & some Onsite - SF BASED

San Francisco
DOE! + Benefits
Start date:
Janaury 2020
Posted By:
Becky Morrissey

Job Description:

** Please note this role can be mainly off-site (MUST live in the San Francisco area) but you must be able to go in for kick-off meetings etc. when necessary**

This position would start as an hourly role for 2-3 months with potential to become a Salaried Consultant (with Full Benefits) for long term


If you are an extremely talented, strong, independent and collaborative Senior Illustrator/ Designer with master chops in Adobe Photoshop & Illustrator this is an amazing opportunity supporting the world’s leading creator of multimedia and creativity software products. 

You will develop creative and content within the client’s learning and training team.  This role requires innovative design skills and outstanding visual communication. You will partner with the Aquent Project Manager and Managing Director for client meetings, project kick-offs and reviews.


  • Create high quality engaging design with an eye for detail and a clean, sophisticated aesthetic
  • Concept from storyboards to delivery utilizing CCS to create world class content
  • Strong knowledge of color, typography, design and graphic principles
  • Evaluate, develop and contribute to the overall design strategy and execution of all creative
  • Provide inspirational input when meeting with client to build trust and ensure creative deliverables are on target
  • Lead designers in brainstorm sessions and help to push creative concepts that work across multiple channels
  • Ensure correspondence, materials, presentations and all creative seen by clients are relevant to client needs
  • Partner closely with cross-functional team members, present ideas, articulate rationale and facilitate effective feedback and implementation
  • Utilize workflow process and technology to ensure successful transition and quality deliver of workflow processes and technology on an ongoing basis
  • Communicate obstacles, and improvement opportunities within workflow process


  • Strong background in the Adobe Creative Suite to concept, develop and execute content for the client’s training and tutorial network.
  • Expertise in Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Keen understanding/awareness of brand appropriate aesthetic, culture and audience when creating projects
  • Portfolio that reflects strong design concepts, exceptional design sensibility and attention to detail with a sophisticated, clean aesthetic
  • Passion for branding and the design + copy process
  • Ability to work collaboratively within a fast paced schedule
  • Exceptional attention to detail and process
  • Solid concepting and design abilities that support client direction
  • Confident, articulate presentation skills to effectively deliver creative
  • Excellent visual, written and verbal communication skills
  • Understand and appropriately translate client brand guidelines
  • Ability to deliver on-brand design solutions across multiple platforms
  • Demonstrate critical thinking to your ideation, concepts and design
  • Ability to meet all deadlines under pressure and can react to unexpected schedule changes and fluctuations in workloads
  • Help with project planning and organization
  • Self-directed, extremely organized and can oversee on multiple projects
  • Bachelor degree in Art and Design or equivalent

AQUENT STUDIOS: Why work with us?  

  • Long term career opportunities supporting Fortune 500 brands
  • Comprehensive health and dental insurance subsidized
  • Paid weekly
  • 401(k) through Fidelity
  • FSA's and Voluntary insurance programs​
  • Access to free training and continuing education

Client Description:

Aquent Studios is a global creative studio that delivers scale, speed and efficiency to the world’s most recognized brands.  We create the work that matters the most to them—work that has a real impact on their business. As an Aquent Studio team member, you’ll have the opportunity to engage with the largest and most influential companies in the world, solving design challenges and extending their brands across tactic types and platforms, including digital design, UI/UX, video, motion, content, print design, web development, and more. If you want to do work that matters in a collaborative setting that values ingenuity and personal growth, you have found the right place!