Freelance Graphic Designer | Randall Branding Agency

Randall Branding Agency

Freelance Graphic Designer

We are seeking a highly motivated and self-driven freelance designer to work out of our Richmond office. This candidate must be a creative thinker, passionate, and have a strong background in both traditional and digital design. This person will deliver print collateral, digital media, websites, logo/brand identity and more. A deep understanding of high-quality graphic design, typography, color, and brand principles are required. This person will work with a small team to implement primary design direction that incorporates best practices in design for a wide variety of clients. You will work closely with our creative director and account team to produce the best quality of work. Candidates must be adept at managing and prioritizing within timelines for project milestones.

Essential duties and responsibilities

  • Create and make revisions to print and digital pieces
  • Hands on, energetic, organized, and a team player, that takes direction well
  • Resizing print ads — Review and send final print layouts to printer
  • Photo retouching
  • Basic website updates and preparing final layered PSD files for production.
  • Execute changes to existing ads in accordance with client brand standards.
  • Understanding of offset and digital printing procedures
  • Strong communication and leadership skills
  • Professional attitude and ability to objectively receive feedback
  • Contribute to the success of the agency as a whole
  • Work on initiatives independently as well as in a team environment
  • Juggle various projects and handle tight deadlines
  • Ensure accuracy, consistency, and quality control of digital files

Qualifications

  • Must be able to work on site at our Richmond office
  • Bachelors degree preferred
  • 2-5 years of agency experience
  • Possess a strong work ethic
  • Experience in quick-paced disciplines is a plus
  • Motivated, driven, and passionate about design

Knowledge and skills

  • A good sense for design and an understanding of current design trends
  • Mac-based designer
  • Quick, creative, problem-solving skills
  • Skilled in Adobe CS6 (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop and Acrobat)
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Powerpoint, Excel, Outlook)
  • Strong written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to handle and prioritize multiple simultaneous jobs
  • Must perform under time constraints to meet deadlines
  • Must be highly organized, and a self-starter
  • Attention to detail, able to follow instructions and turn-around work quickly
  • Expert knowledge of CMYK and RGB color spaces
  • Basic knowledge of HTML/CSS
  • Interest in Ping Pong not required, but highly recommended

Compensation and Benefits

Salary: $20-$35 per hour based on portfolio and experience.

The Randall Branding Agency is located in the historic Shockoe Slip. We’re within walking distance to downtown restaurants and coffee shops. Hourly rate paid for this position will vary depending on your experience in relation to the skills outlined above.

Our goal is to deliver razor-sharp strategy and memorable creative through thoughtful design and development. We’re devoted to a diverse group of clientele and believe that successful relationships lead to successful results.

Jesse Randall, our founder, and President/Chief Creative Officer has emphasized working hard and delivering quality since opening the doors of the Randall Branding Agency in 2011. Our current location in Shockoe Slip places us in the hub of Richmond’s creative community, where we continue to grow each year. What began as a one-man shop has developed into a team of like-minded creatives committed to furthering Jesse’s vision. As our client portfolio grew, the Randall Branding Agency doubled its size in 2014. Today’s team is passionate about intelligent branding solutions, all-things Richmond, and ping-pong.

For consideration for this position, please e-mail your resume, supporting URLs and hourly rate to careers@randallbranding.com

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