Jr. Online Creative Designer (position added 9/10/2020)

Harrisburg, PA /
Interactive and PM /
Full time
Fall 2020 Update from WebFX: We're still actively hiring and conducting interviews via video conferencing

Hi there! We're WebFX, a full-service digital marketing agency based in the US. We've been named the Best Place To Work in Pennsylvania 5 times in a row and we'd love to meet you. We're looking for people to join our mission to provide world-class digital marketing solutions to mid-size businesses around the world. We get super excited about driving business growth for our clients and are looking for people who take pride in their marketing work and enjoy having a little fun at the same time.

What We're Looking For

Desired Education
Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree - preferably in art, graphics, design, advertising, interactive, digital communications, web design, or related degree (GPA above a 3.4)

General Knowledge
Outstanding skills in Photoshop and Illustrator
Optimization
Web design best practices

Experience
Experience creating online advertisements (bonus)
Experience with social media branding and identity (bonus)
Customer service experience (bonus)
Proficiency in After Effects or Illustrator (bonus)

Qualities
Passion for web visitor conversions (bonus)
Enjoys typography and color theory
Enjoys creating viral marketing pieces for the web - infographics, motion graphics, social media campaigns, contest design, etc.
High level of design skill and technical proficiency
Creative portfolio with high potential
Takes direction well, but also able to make decisions and take initiative
Energized about web information architecture and user experience design
Customer service focused
Strong communication skills
Up-to-date on the latest web technologies and trends
Professional, dependable, solid work ethic, detail-oriented, self-motivated
An eye for detail and a dedication to quality
Energized about Internet design, functionality and user experience
Problem solver

What You'll Do

Responsibilities
- Working with project managers and other members of the design team to design websites, advertisements, and viral marketing pieces for various clients using the Adobe Creative Suite
- Testing/editing multiple websites to make sure we’re getting the best possible user experience for our clients
- Working on minimal site edits while continuing to learn HTML and CSS
- WebFX designers typically work on 25+ projects a year so there is a high level of variety in work, and two days are never the same
- Learning how to work with various frameworks like WordPress, Magento, and Bootstrap
- Training is provided on all core platforms, tools, and technologies.

Percentage Breakdown
25% designing homepage and inner page prototypes for various clients using the Adobe Creative Suite
25% creating online advertisements
20% creating social media branding and identity
20% creating viral marketing pieces - infographics, motion graphics, online guides, long form graphics
10% minimal site edits/learning HTML and CSS

Training
Our “Bootcamp” web marketing training program will be provided for new WebFX “family members”.
On-site, state-of-the-art training amenities to facilitate departmental trainings, trend watch reports, and monthly Lunch-and-Learns

What You'll Get

Opportunities for Growth
WebFX grew 250%+ over the past 3 years, and merit-based promotional opportunities are abundant for new family members who meet or exceed position performance metrics.

Compensation
$36K to $40K negotiable if applicant has prior experience (title/responsibilities would change too)
Potential additional bonus may be offered for GPA's of 3.8+
Potential additional bonus may be offered for attending an elite college or university & graduate with high honors

Job Submission Requirements (Note: Primary hiring criteria is applicant sample works)
Minimum of 3 URLs
Additional URLs (if possible)
Resume
PDF of additional design works desired
WebFX Perks & Benefits
Flexible Schedule
Pet Friendly Office
Profit Sharing
Little Amps Coffee & Tea Bar
Yoga
On-site Fitness Center
150% Company Match Of Personal Charity Donations
Supplemental Insurance
IRA With Company Matching
Generous Paid Time Off
Employee Wellness Program
FXLearns Library
Activity Groups
Humanitarian Trips
Health/Vision/Dental Coverage
New Parent Support
Casual Dress Code
Home Buyer Program
Personal Desk Fund
Green Commute Benefits
Pawternity Leave