PragerU is the world's leading conservative nonprofit that is focused on changing minds through the creative use of digital media. Taking full advantage of today's technology and social media, we educate millions of Americans and young people about the values that make America great.
We’re seeking a Director of Design/Creative to help oversee a growing team of 8-10 Visual Designers (print and digital). He/she will ensure that designs are high quality, accurate, on brand and timely. In addition to management, the ideal candidate will be hands-on. This means designing original artwork, including illustrations, infographics, collage-style, and even light character animations for social media content, advertisements, email-marketing, merch and collateral.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Effectively manage and train design team to ensure quality and performance standards are consistently met
Communicate and implement company process changes
Identify and take initiative on opportunities to increase output and accuracy
Everything from concepting to compositing with Adobe Photoshop and/or Lightroom; vector graphics with Adobe Illustrator, print collateral with Adobe Illustrator and InDesign as needed
Animate video content with Adobe AfterEffects and Premier
Adherence to Brand Standards
Design digital and print content in alignment with current Brand Guidelines
Project revisions: take a lead role in the revision process, incorporating feedback on projects from the Marketing team and be open to collaboration and guidance from stakeholders
Research & Conceptualizing
Develop new visual styles, formats, layouts and content to better convey PragerU’s message to audiences
Become well-versed in PragerU content, past and present, as well as relevant non-PragerU content
Minimum 7-10 years of experience in the field of graphic design, or a portfolio that reflects the equivalent experience
Adept at use of the Adobe Creative suite, particularly Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, AfterEffects, and Premier
Familiarity with Air Table
Ability to prioritize and multitask; you will be expected to work on multiple projects at once
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and meet deadlines
At least 3-5+ years of management experience
How to Apply:
To apply, please first review our website at www.prageru.com. Please submit a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. In your cover letter, please include a section explaining how your values align with ours, and why you would want to work at PragerU specifically.
What We Do
We make exceptional video content that advances Judeo-Christian values. We distribute that content through a sophisticated marketing strategy. By reaching millions of people every day, we educate, influence and change minds. To learn more about PragerU, visit http://prageru.com.
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