PART-TIME CONTRACT DESIGNER FirstFuel Software
FirstFuel Software is looking for a designer for 15-30 hours per month to create simple and elegant marketing collateral. As a designer, you'll help to communicate complex ideas and data into compelling visuals to support our marketing efforts. You?ll work with a broad cross-functional team from our marketing, product and UI/UX design groups to understand our analytics platform and create graphic design elements that are consistent with our overall brand and market messages. If you have experience designing simple, engaging customer-oriented materials, want to work hard in a fast-paced environment for a rapidly-growing company, and want to make an impact on global energy conservation efforts, this is the perfect role for you!
BA/BS in HCI, Design, or related field and at least 2 years of corporate graphic design experience.
You are a visual graphic designer first, but enjoy "getting your hands dirty" to understand complex business and technical issues so you can simplify them to simple, compelling art and design.
You jump at the chance to sketch, post-it, mind map, and brainstorm to solve problems.
Expert level skill & knowledge of Adobe CS tools suite (Photoshop, Fireworks, Illustrator, etc.).
Hands-On experience working with HTML/CSS is a must, and additional programming skills are a plus.
Note: A portfolio is required for this job. We are looking for examples of extremely usable, consumer-oriented product design that shows your UX/Visual design skills, your design process, and your creativity for solving design challenges.
Design and develop marketing materials including: HTML formatted emails/communications to customers, product sheets, custom infographics, powerpoint presentations, MS Word templates for company documents, case studies. Written content and messaging will be developed by other members of the team - we need you to help change words and stories into simple compelling graphics and great looking materials.
Help to define the broader brand elements and themes that will define the look and feel of our company to the world as we grow.
Depending on experience and skill set, role may include designing, developing and executing short video or animated material to help communicate our messages.
Depending on experience level and skill set role may include design and creation of new additions to our website
15-30 hours per month
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