Graphic Design Assistant

Offered By: 
Y Strategy
Job Location: 
Austin
Salary: 
Paid
If "Paid", provide rate: 
Commensurate with Experience
Job Description: 
Y Strategy’s experienced social media associate manages multiple campaigns’ online presence. You’ll work directly with the art director to build visual campaign assets, including but not limited to: social media graphics, post cards, push cards, and other digital and printed materials. The ideal applicant will also have intermediate filming and editing skills in order to create short promotional videos to share across many social channels. RESPONSIBILITIES Enhance each campaign’s identity by building a strong visual presence Create many designed digital and printed artifacts to include (but not limited to; when applicable): Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram posts, cover photos, online advertisements, on-brand post cards, flyers, and push cards, mail pieces, yard signs, stickers, buttons, name tags, invitations, short videos, etc. Work on multiple campaigns simultaneously, while adhering to and maintaining to each’s unique strategy, voice, and visual style Work from a template to produce and schedule content Work after regular business hours as needed QUALIFICATIONS and ATTRIBUTES 2+ years experience in Graphic Design, Communications, Digital, Politics, or other related field Experience with Adobe Creative Suite or other comparable creative creation software Portfolio of designed samples showcasing skill in color theory, typography, layout, etc. Exceptional multi-tasking and communications skills Ability to explain design decisions in succinct, understandable terms Knowledge of modern printing standards and how to export in multiple formats Intermediate video filming and editing skills A commitment to Progressive values Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment Collaborative work style: able to facilitate amongst diverse communities and individuals Comfortable in ambiguity; able to create clarity and understanding Enjoy operating in a fast-paced and demanding environment with a nimble and flexible work style A direct and open interpersonal communication style Integrity, independent thinking, and personal courage We are committed to a healthy work-life balance, but we are also committed to our clients. There may be times when the services for our clients occur outside of regular business hours and it is important that our team have an ability to work evenings and weekends, or be available remotely.
Application Instructions: 
TO APPLY Please send resume, cover letter, and graphic design sample to rio@y-strategy.com
Degree Status: 
Current Student
Experience Required: 
Preferred
Contact Information: 
Rio Sauer rio@y-strategy.com
Type of Internship: 
Political Campaigns
Posted By: 
Rio Sauer
Expiration Date: 
Sunday, September 30, 2018