We’re Big Marlin Group – a Marketing Solutions Company based in Gilbert, Arizona specializing in finding marketing solutions that produce BIG results for local and national companies.

We’re The Big Marlin Group – a Marketing Solutions Company based in Gilbert, Arizona specializing in finding solutions for local and national companies.

Our work spans across many marketing fronts including web, digital and print, making us a complete solution for our clients. We build brands that people trust, focusing on messaging, usability, layout and a strong call to action. We work with our clients to ensure that all advertising & communications work together as a cohesive brand and strategically target their audience. Our customer base includes small, medium and large companies spanning a variety of industries all over the U.S

We’re growing and looking for a versatile Creative & Web Designer to join our team in producing innovative design solutions for customers for digital, web and print. This candidate should have a passion for design, a positive attitude and an ability to collaborate with various teams, including brainstorming and presenting ideas or strategies. We need someone who can take ownership of a project and see it through to completion.

The ideal candidate has experience creating designs & marketing campaigns for digital, web, and print, as well as experience working in an agency environment or similar environment. In addition, the candidate should have experience in 3+ of the following skill sets: Print Production; Design and/or HTML for Email Marketing; Social Media Advertising; Branding/Logo Design; Video Editing; Photography and/or Videography; 3D Rendering; Illustration. We believe in investing in our employees, so there would be opportunities to train and build experience in any of a variety of creative disciplines. The candidate must provide a high-quality portfolio.

This position could be part-time or full-time. It is based in Gilbert, AZ and you must work from the office during regular business hours.

If you like a team oriented, crazy fun environment then continue reading below.

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JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Apply professional graphic design principles to the creation of print, sales and marketing materials, websites, emails, and other graphic products in all mediums.
  • Produce effective, high-quality design solutions that maintain and enhance our customers’ identity and clearly align with brand objectives.
  • Create graphic templates that align with customer brand standards and style guides while improving Creative team efficiency.
  • Strategically employ typography, imagery and graphic elements that will resonate with end users and drive results.
  • Participate in brainstorming sessions as needed with design, account services, web and sales teams to generate creative and original ideas.
  • Learn, comply with, and contribute to the creation of a variety of company processes that are continuously evolving to enable us to do the best work we can.
  • Work independently in a fast-paced environment while meeting deadlines and managing multiple projects and deadlines.
  • Stay up to date on industry evolution in print, web and mobile environments.

BASIC SKILLS

  • Ability/willingness come in early or stay late, as the need arises. Your teammates and our clients will both be counting on your work, so reliability and consistency is key.
  • A flexible attitude with the ability to work hard and have fun at the same time.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks with changing priorities.
  • Strong proficiency in all industry-leading software. Required proficiency in Adobe CC programs Illustrator, Indesign, and Photoshop. Other desirable software experience could include Adobe XD, Premiere Pro, After Effects, or Dreamweaver; WordPress; or any 3D modeling/3D rendering software.
  • Exceptional attention to detail.
  • Very organized, self-motivated and deadline-oriented attitude.

PREFERRED SKILLS

Communication:

  • Able to listen well, process feedback, and explain design elements
  • Able to effectively communicate with clients and other members of the design team to ensure they are on track with deadlines and other goals.

Ability to Take Criticism:

  • Ability to hear all criticism with an open mind and willing to change designs based on the needs or wants of a client or opinions of members of the design team.
  • Along with being able to absorb feedback, the willingness to “push back” by effectively explaining why you believe something “works” and providing examples where necessary.
    Resourceful and Creative Thinking:
  • Understand how strategy plays a part in marketing and advertising and is able to develop strategic ideas and work within the scope of a client’s strategic plan to execute top notch designs.
  • Understand how different audiences respond to different images and can integrate this understanding into their designs.

 

Passion and Drive:

  • Constantly looks for inspiration in order to implement new things and improve their work.
  • Explore new tricks in the industry and keep up with the latest trends in design.
  • Seeks opportunities to present new ideas to account team that would support retention and growth for our clients.
  • Bachelor’s degree or similar in Graphic Design, Art or other design related field.
  • Two to five years design in digital/web and print layout experience or educational experience.
  • Provide us with a high-quality portfolio demonstrating your work in the areas mentioned throughout this job description
  • Ability to work in Mac and PC environments.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks with changing priorities.
  • Passion for design, desire for learning and drive for continuous growth.
  • Resourceful and creative thinking.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, along with excellent interpersonal skills and the proven ability to build and maintain strong and effective customer and internal relationships.

EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

  • Employee Paid healthcare, dental and vision benefits
  • Paid Time Off
  • 401k Plan Options
  • Company Profit Sharing

TO APPLY

  • Include your resume, your portfolio, and a cover letter telling us why you’d like to be part of the Big Marlin team and why we should hire you.

Salary is DOE

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