Junior Designer

Job description

ūüĎčIn case we've never met before, we're WebMechanix - an award-winning digital marketing agency based in Columbia, MD. We run high-impact performance marketing programs for over 65+ clients, which means we manage a lot of advertising campaigns across a lot of brands that need our creative support.


As a Junior Designer, you are responsible for a variety of digital design tasks, including but not limited to: animation, video editing, video ads, social media ads, banner ads, landing page designs, and email layouts. You will work independently or alongside an art director to create relevant concepts and then execute on those concepts once approved. It will be important for you to absorb and retain key information about our clients’ brands, target audiences, and other mandatories and apply those to your work. This is an opportunity to learn under highly-skilled mentors and interact with an exciting, growing team!

In addition, this role is responsible for responding to other creative tasks to support our clients (e.g., revisions, fixes, re-sizing, etc.).

This is a multidisciplinary role that requires the Junior Designer to work across a variety of different tools and media platforms to ensure client success. In particular, we are significantly increasing our digital video ad work and the ideal candidate will have strong video ad concepts in their portfolio that shows a solid knowledge of animation tools. 


Here's what you'll do:

  • Execute full-cycle visual design stages from concept to final hand-off
  • Design ad creative for major digital ad networks (Google Ads, Facebook, LinkedIn, etc.)
  • Design and produce video that helps drive customer engagement and conversion
  • Use data-driven decisions to improve designs over time
  • Present and defend designs and key deliverables to peers and other stakeholders (including potentially the client)
  • Support and align with design guidelines, best practices and standards
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest trends, techniques and technologies

Here's what you get:

  • Unlimited PTO
  • Health Insurance¬†
  • 401K Matching¬†
  • Weekly Trainings on anything from creative theory to morning routines¬†
  • Monthly Mentorship Meetings¬†
  • 8 Weeks Paid Family Leave
  • Flexible Work Hours¬†
  • 12.5 Paid Holidays¬†
  • Healthy (and not-so healthy) snacks and drinks in our pantry¬†¬†
  • Casual dress code¬†

Requirements

Proficient in:

  • Animation and video editing experience
  • Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, After Effects, Premiere Pro.)
  • Researching brands and products to inform creative concepting

Here’s where to learn more:

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