Visual Designer – Freelance

  • Design
  • Part Time
  • 2 years ago

Job Information

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    No. of Openings 1 opening
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    Job Experience 2 years
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    Location Restrictions USA only

Job Description

Babylist is looking for a part-time Visual Designer who can help us develop a wide array of assets to support our content and marketing strategies.

As a Freelance Visual Designer, you’ll get to:

  • Constantly show off your creativity
  • Suggest fresh design styles and creative directions that suit our brand needs
  • Create animations, illustrations, mood boards, and other supporting assets
  • Work from anywhere! (Your couch? The beach?)

The ideal candidate is curious, collaborative, driven, agile and a great problem-solver

This is a part-time, contract role (20-30 hours) and can be remote within the U.S., ideally in Texas, California, Minnesota, New York, New Jersey, South Carolina, or Wisconsin.

What You’ll Do

  • Collaborate with the visual design team to build, design and innovate our growing brand
  • Ensure brand consistency across multiple projects and consumer touch points
  • Design a range of editorial and marketing assets (including but not limited to editorial design and layout, digital advertising, infographics, etc.)
  • Design projects and tasks effectively and simultaneously, and deliver assignments on time
  • Communicate effectively and consistently with stakeholders on project development
  • Create and evolve thoughtful presentation layout for branded decks (Google Slides and Keynote) for the executive and ad sales team

Who You Are

  • Driven, passionate, versatile and open-­minded
  • Strong collaborative skills, working towards a common goal; our designers have the opportunity to work with experts in various fields and are expected to bring ideas to the table
  • Empathetic and user-centric, understanding our audience and approaching your work from a user-first principle with strong interest in how design affects user experience
  • Able to give and receive feedback is a must; you thrive in an environment of constant feedback
  • Ability to deliver against tight timelines, managing multiple and competing work priorities
  • Proactive, self­-motivated, team player with little to no ego; you’re a problem-solver who gets things done
  • You are resourceful, diligent, and have a strong attention to detail
  • Cross-platform thinker: mobile, web, mobile web, video, organic, paid channels, collateral, and experiential
  • Hungry for creating bold visual design and a portfolio to prove it
  • Nice to haves: Illustration and/or video editing skills; A passion for babies and their stuff

What You’ve Done

  • Exceptional technical skills in Adobe Creative Suite
  • 2-3 years of applicable design experience

Please include a link to your portfolio. Applications without a portfolio link will not be considered. A brief design test will be required for consideration.

Why You Will Love Working at Babylist:

  • We get stuff done
  • We have a real impact on people’s lives
  • We’re passionate about our users and we genuinely appreciate them
  • We work at a sustainable pace for long-term success (yes, we’re profitable)
  • We are growing and have meaningful opportunities for career advancement
  • We’re a technological and data-driven business
  • We believe in autonomy and reward taking initiative
  • We have experienced leadership that is always open to new ideas
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