Graphic Designer

Remote (EST)
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Saraya Kohloff

Job Description:

EST Timezone Required

Job Description:

The Designer will assist with the ideation and creation of social content across local and brand-level Microsoft social media channels. You will work with creative team and Creative Director to create visual content that supports talent attraction and retention with boundary-pushing executions. The Designer will be responsible for creating innovative, fully accessible, global-ready, brand-approved content. You will be asked to maintain consistent, high-quality output. While traditional graphic design is the core of the position, this team also works across video, animation, and occasionally UI, so all experience could be relevant, and all skills may be utilized.


• Ideate with local teams, as well as creative team on new, fresh, and exciting social media content

• Maintain clear, consistent communication with team producer, senior designer, and Creative Director to keep projects on-time, onbrand, and meeting or exceeding expectations

• Understand and embrace company-wide brand guidelines, while ideating within them to create modern, digital-friendly content

• Keep up with social media platforms and digital trends, bringing this knowledge to help the team know when to (and when not to) engage

• Maintain a careful eye for the details, including copy (grammar, spelling, etc)

• Apply the highest accessibility standards to all content across all channels

• Approach all content with a global mindset, including knowing when to ask for additional diverse perspectives

• Bring yourself, your skills, and your interests to this team and its content

Qualifications Required:

• A strong eye for design and video, especially in the social space (please provide a reel or portfolio, and specify roles for each project)

• Strong knowledge of Adobe design suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, Premiere, After Effects)

• Strong communication and organizational skills

• A passion for social media and a thorough understanding of content trends on various platforms

• Experience creating new, unexpected executions within set brand guidelines

• Experience managing feedback from multiple stakeholders

• Familiarity and working knowledge of UI design

• Professional photography / cinematography experience

• Animation experience 

Client Description:

Our client is a large technology company based in Redmond, Washington with a mission to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. They develop computer software, consumer electronics, personal computers, and related services. This company enables digital transformation for the era of an intelligent cloud and an intelligent edge.

Working here, you will be part of a company that values:

  • Innovation
  • Diversity and inclusion
  • Corporate social responsibility
  • AI
  • Trustworthy computing

Why work with AQUENT? Check out our awesome benefits: https://aquent.com/find-work/talent-benefits

Aquent is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.