Senior Designer

Based in Waltham, MA or Philadelphia, PA
(this position is currently REMOTE)


617MediaGroup, the Northeast’s fastest-growing progressive communications agency, is looking for a Senior Designer to join our growing team. Due to COVID-19 this position is currently remote, however, once our offices re-open it will be based in our Waltham, MA headquarters or our Philadelphia, PA office. Candidates from underrepresented backgrounds are encouraged to apply. At 617MediaGroup, we don’t just accept difference — we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our clients, and our communities. 617MediaGroup is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are a union workplace, and all employees are members of the International Union of Painters and Allied Trades, District Council 35.

Who we are:
Veteran campaigners, communicators, designers, strategists, storytellers, web developers, and true believers. We love what we do. We’re results-driven. And we only work with clients we believe in.

What we do:
We move public opinion. We win tough fights. We tell stories simply, and with maximum impact. We offer comprehensive communication services: from earned media to paid, and social media to owned content. Copy and design. We do it all.

Who you are:

  • A hungry, go-getter with superior quality graphic and web design skills.
  • An effective multitasker with a positive and can-do attitude towards work, clients, and colleagues.
  • You thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment.
  • You are eager to make a difference for the public good.

What you will be doing:

  • Supporting a wide range of social justice and workers’ rights initiatives with eye-catching materials
  • Conceptualizing visuals based on client campaign needs
  • Designing a variety of collateral, such as newsletters, brochures, posters, banners, flyers, social media graphics, print and web ads, magazines, t-shirts, and more.
  • Developing polished WordPress websites and landing pages based on client briefs or agency requirements with user-friendly design and clear navigation.
  • Producing reports on key campaigns including compendiums of visuals and ads.
  • Being available during standard business hours and sometimes beyond business hours when deadlines or urgent projects necessitate.

What we value:

  • The peace of mind that comes with fully-paid healthcare premiums.
  • Industry-leading benefits, including industry-leading paid time off.
  • Candidates from underrepresented backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply to join our growing team.

Your experience:

  • At least 3 years of professional graphic design and/or production experience; agency experience a plus, but not required.
  • Experience with design software and knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite.
  • Ability to create concepts, designs, and layouts for large scale graphics and printed materials.
  • Proficiency in social media, web design, and photoshop.
  • Experience with web design and creating user-friendly WordPress websites.
  • Demonstrated commitment to a diverse and inclusive workplace.
  • History of overseeing graphic design projects strongly preferred.
  • Effective at solving problems, whether taking charge independently or working with a team.

How to apply:
Please apply here: https://617mediagroup.com/careers/?gh_jid=4741775002.

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