SKETCH Designer (Email & Social)

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Posted By:
Julee Grupe

Job Description:

Major Medical, Dental, Vision, matching 401k

About You:
You’re a strong designer who operates effectively and loves to learn in a high-volume, fast-paced environment. You welcome creative collaboration and have demonstrated retail/ecommerce experience in digital and print. You can delve into channel-specific work with an omni-channel mindset. High-quality and attention to detail are a given in your work. You geek out on dynamic personalization and A/B testing. You have the capability, capacity and drive to hit the ground running in a growing department.

About Us:  
We’re a Creative Department looking for the right Designer to join our in-house team of ego-free misfits. Our creatives are enthusiastic and thrive in a highly collaborative, sometimes quick-turn environment. Positive vibes only. Well, at least 93% of the time (we’re only human).  

About the Role:
This Designer will primarily focus on off-platform channels – CRM/email, social, direct mail, and promo content. You’ll be required to concept work that connects cohesively with an overarching campaign vision, with an authentic, clean and joyful brand tone. You must be able to take direction and effectively collaborate with teammates across disciplines to clarify requirements, goals, expectations, and timelines. Organization and multi-tasking abilities as well as excellence in communication are essential for this position. This is a Mid-level role within a growing team. This role reports into the Managing Art Director, Off-Platform


· Design work focused on off-platform channels: direct mail, email and social

· Periodically tasked with projects in other channels: ecommerce, app, UX, SEO

· Partner with Managing Art Directors, Art Directors, Senior Designers, Copywriter, and Junior Designers to bring the brand and seasonal expression to life in all projects

· Dedication to ensuring efficient, high quality and timely production of designs

· Juggle a mix of quick-turnaround projects, often with overlapping priorities and urgency, by working proactively with Creative Services Operations

· Make various formats of supplied assets production-ready and resolve any asset issues that arise during production

· Build and maintain working files inside a collaborative file structure

· Show professionalism in all aspects of your daily tasks

· Be self-motivated, flexible and able to thrive in ambiguity

· Continually adopt new tools and practices as the work evolves

· Manage work tasks, functions and time sheet using department’s project management tool


· 6+ years’ design experience, with a focus on digital channels

· Portfolio to example your skills and aesthetic

· Experience as a Contractor a must

· Agency experience a plus

· Excellent type and layout skills paired with a strong design aesthetic

· Dynamic email experience is desired

· Must have expertise in Adobe CC, Sketch skills

· Web dev understanding / abilities is a plus

· Ability to prioritize workloads and manage multiple projects simultaneously

· Highly organized with a clear and responsive communication style

· Great attention to detail

· Passionate about creative work, but known for taking direction and critique with grace


Client Description:

NO ONE HAS BENEFITS LIKE AQUENT! Working with AQUENT gets you access to some pretty cool things including:

  • This engagement qualifies for unique PTO and paid Holidays

  • Subsidized (up to 85%!) Health, Vision and Dental Benefits 

  • Access to Fidelity 401(k) and FSA Program

  • Weekly Direct Deposit

  • Resume / Portfolio Review + Interview Prep. You'll be set-up for success!

  • Free continued learning: https://thegymnasium.com/ 

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