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Graphic Designer

Sports Backers

Sports Backers is seeking a Graphic Designer to help meet the design needs across all events and programs. This person will be a skilled technical designer, forward thinker, project manager, work well with a team, and is down for a midweek workout with the rest of the crew. Responsible for ensuring that all creative content requests are properly completed in a timely and accurate manner and live up to existing brand standards. This position will report to the Director of Marketing.

This is an office-based position located in Richmond, Virginia with the flexibility to work remotely for some of the work week. It’s all-hands on deck for events, which means some weekend work will be required.

Key Areas of Responsibility:
• Develop on-brand design solutions for print and digital communications across all events and programs.
• Manage print collateral design and production from concept to execution.
• Responsible for designing visuals for email campaigns, all major social media platforms, web assets, online ads, printed materials, t-shirt designs, and more as needed.
• Proactively collaborate with other members of the Marketing Team to achieve company goals and objectives.
• Participate in creative meetings to develop strategies and generate campaign concepts.
• Maintain brand standards across all channels.

Required Qualifications:
• 1-2 years of relevant graphic design experience • Portfolio of creative work highlighting creative and conceptual ideas • Highly developed organizational skills with a keen attention to detail and a demonstrated ability to effectively prioritize tasks and meet deadlines • Must be a self-starter, highly independent, and capable of managing multiple projects at one time • Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, & InDesign required. Experienced in Adobe Premiere and/or Adobe Rush preferred. • Photography skills a plus • Must be able and willing to assist with event production tasks requiring light to moderate manual labor • Candidates must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or willing to get fully vaccinated against COVID-19 prior to starting the position
Competitive salary, commensurate with experience
• Competitive salary, commensurate with experience • Paid Time Off • Paid Holidays • 401k with Company Match • Health Insurance • Cell Phone • Employee Discounts on Events and Merchandise
How to apply:
Visit https://www.sportsbackers.org/jobs-internships/ and submit your resumé, cover letter, and portfolio.
Communication/Public Relations/Marketing
Posting Organization:
Sports Backers