GPS Impact has a great opportunity for a full-time contract print designer looking to join a progressive public affairs firm at our Des Moines office. The skilled applicant will work directly with the Creative Director, fellow designers and team on a variety of direct mail projects. Applicants must have a stellar portfolio, experience with the fundamentals of print design, strong communication skills, an eagerness to learn and improve with a determined work ethic.
The role of this creative is to design beautiful print pieces.
Occasionally build social graphics and online advertisements based on the direct mail.
Present your work mockups for internal critique and client review.
Work creatively and quickly meeting quality and accuracy standards.
Must be able to work in a professional, fast-paced and team environment.
Collaborate with fellow colleagues on various project types.
Capable of multitasking, prioritizing, managing time efficiently and meeting deadlines.
Collaborate with Creative Director on all projects.
Experience & Qualifications –
Minimum of 3-4 years of print design and production experience, with at least 2 years of experience working with clients.
Associate or Bachelor’s degree preferred in graphic design or related field.
Demonstrate expert level skills in the latest Adobe Creative Suite.
Strong time management and organizational skills with the ability to manage multiple projects.
Possess strong written and verbal communication skills and be a self-starter who takes pride in their work.
Be highly creative and innovative with excellent attention to details.
Skills in creating modern designs for print, web and production.
Present a portfolio of strong and engaging work
Knowledge in creating and producing advertising for print, web and email.
Strong passion for politics and progressive movements
We work with meaningful causes, movements, campaigns, and organizations, for example:
The Pennsylvania Democratic Party, NARAL, Priorities USA, Florida Water & Land Legacy, ACLU, Women’s Foundation, Georgia Democratic Party, Tom Wolf, Roy Cooper, and more.
Potential for growth in the role and within the company
A highly-creative, award-winning team that strives to innovate
GPS Impact is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.