We are seeking a Jr Graphic Designer to create marketing material for our website, YouTube channel, and DVD products.
This Graphic Designer job opening will start as a part-time position (est 15-20 hrs/wk) that can grow into a full-time position with potential additional responsibilities in marketing, management and production.
*********** Jr Graphic Designer - Responsibilities **********
*Work closely with other members of the marketing team to make sure we hit deadlines for product launches, advertising campaigns, publishing articles on our blog and videos on our YouTube channel.
*YouTube: Use templates to efficiently create eye popping youtube thumbnails that look professional, use humor, and encourage people to click on the video.
*DVDs: Modify existing templates and creating new graphics for different DVD topics and series, typically this involves changing the text in the .psd/.ai template and then using software to make the covers “3D”
*PPC: Creating marketing collateral sized for advertising campaigns on Facebook Ads, Google Adwords, and YouTube Ads
*Blog: Creating thumbnail graphics for different article topics, and creating infographics to include in the articles using both photoshop and templates from snappa and canva tools.
***Other potential responsibilities ****
*Creating 30-120 second viral videos repurposing our 16/9 videos from youtube and turning them into 4/3 for facebook and instagram and 9/16 for IGTV, snapchat, instagram-stories etc.
(If you are 100% graphics and don't do short videos its ok, but it would be nice to have the same person doing social graphics doing short viral videos too)
******* Required Qualifications **********
*Background in graphic design along with a portfolio to show us.
*Intermediate English fluency
*Experience working with remote teams
*Ability to hit tough deadlines
*AT LEAST 20 HOURS AVAILABILITY PER WEEK - This is not a quick one time freelance gig, this is an ongoing position requiring 20-40 hours a week depending on the workload, so if you have 8 other clients this job is probably not for you.
******* Preferred Qualifications *******
*Full fluency in English
*Proficiency in Spanish (an extra, but not a requirement)
*At least basic knowledge of chess and chess humor
*Funny sense of humor that can make graphics that make people laugh.
*Background in making product images for eCommerce shops
*Experience making youtube thumbnails
*Experience making PPC ads for facebook/adwords.
*Experience making short viral videos
We are an emerging leader in the chess industry, operating a rapidly growing eCommerce website and producing high quality chess DVD courses.
Our full-time team of 10 employees works remotely, working hours are flexible, we promote a hands-off style of management and we hope that you can join our team to help us continue growing the business at a 30%+ rate for the next several years.
Ready to apply?
Follow the instructions below and if selected you will be offered a test project for $50US which will be creating a youtube thumbnail, and modifying a .psd template for a product and turning into a 3d box art, and creating a short 30 second "viral video" based on our instructions.
Less than 30 hrs/week
More than 3 months3+ monthsProject LengthDuration
I am looking for a mix of experience and value