Email Designer

Richmond, VA 23238
Job Terms:
$30-35/hour + benefits
Start date:
Posted By:
Chelsea Caudill

Job Description:

AQUENT is seeking an Email Designer in Richmond, VA. If you have a background in graphic design and have dabbled in email design then this could be a fit for you! This is a great opportunity to join a dedicated design team where you will be be encouraged to learn and innovation is truly valued. Our talent love working here because of the team-oriented environment and the ability to dive deep into industry-leading email trends. 

***This is a stable, long term on-site assignment - one year contract with strong likelihood for extension!***

***The hourly pay rate is $30-35+/hour W2 + benefits.***

This role in a nutshell: design engaging, user-centered emails, omni-channel messaging using HTML, CSS, Photoshop, responsive design, testing emails across browsers and devices 

Email Designer Qualifications:

  • Email experience coding and designing (code must be specific to email, not just web)
  • HTML & CSS, Photoshop or Sketch 
  • Experience with any of the following email software: Constant Contact, Mailchimp, ExactTarget, Movable Ink, Litmus Builder, Salesforce Marketing Cloud, or others
  • Previous experience in graphic design or other related fields
  • Knowledge of design and photo-editing software
  • Possess graphic design portfolio
  • Deadline and detail-oriented
  • Exerience testing emails across browsers and devices


  • Some days will be email designing and some days email coding
  • Create eye-catching graphics and engaging designs
  • Handle graphic projects from start to finish
  • Execute messaging strategy, designing and coding email messages that go out to the customers for that specific line of business
  • Testing email headlines, banners, click rates, conversion rates
  • Develop and maintain image library files
  • Coordinate with outside agencies and services as needed

Client Description:

This client puts its money where its mouth is. As a leading financial services and tech company, they’re constantly pushing the envelope to adapt and stay ahead of trends - whether it’s trends in financial products or in the way they treat their customers. Our client sets the bar in customer experience.Our Talent are working with “best-in-class” global marketing teams on omni-channel campaigns, leveraging innovative technologies to drive customer engagement. AQUENT Talent work alongside full-time employees presenting ideas to stakeholders and influencing business decisions every day.

Working here:

  • You’ll be pushed to bring thoughtful creative and design ideas to the table
  • You’ll be collaborating in an Agile environment to deliver purposeful projects
  • You’ll be working with a global brand - meeting customers where they live by leveraging AI, ML and VR