Search Market Mentors

Web Developer and Graphic Designer

Market Mentors is a full-service advertising, marketing and PR agency. Our clients comprise of multiple industries making every day different and exciting! We are looking for creative talent that knows how to deliver outstanding web and design concepts that produce results. Note that this is an in-house position.

Position Summary:

We are looking for someone that has a passion for developing and designing beautiful, well-optimized websites with a focus on user experience and also enjoys creating other graphic design pieces including print ads, brochures, email campaigns and graphics, static and animated digital ads, etc. You will be able to formulate brand design and standards, web and print design concepts and presentations to support corporate identity, print, digital and advertising campaigns. Our goal is to always translate strategies into creative campaigns that achieve our client’s desired message within established budgets and timeframes.

Primary Position Requirements (Qualifications):

  • Advanced proficiency with web coding technologies and software (HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery, PHP & MySQL)
  • Advanced experience building and deploying custom and template-based content management systems such as Word Press, Magento, Drupal and an understanding of domain/hosting control
  • Experience troubleshooting/debugging website issues (database, ftp/files, templates, hosting/domain, SEO, etc.)
  • Experience with responsive and adaptive design and cross-browser and responsive testing
  • Experience creating sitemaps / wireframes / website architecture
  • Intermediate knowledge of on-page SEO
  • Ability to review web comps and determine issues before development is begun
  • Advanced knowledge of and ability to deploy the capabilities of graphic design processes, Adobe Creative Cloud Suite including InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Animate and comparable tools as they evolve
  • Completely proficient in macOS
  • 3–5 years of both web development and graphic design experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Web Development/Graphic Arts or related field or the equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Basic experience in concept development, print production, paper stock and photography

Primary Position Functions:

  • Confer with account representatives, graphic designers and clients to discuss campaign objectives, budget, presentation approaches, styles and techniques
  • Design and develop static and CMS websites from start to finish
  • Formulate the overall look or style of a campaign, ensuring all design concepts support, maintain and visually represent the desired concept
  • Layout design or presentation approach. Specify material and campaign details, such as style and size of type, photographs, graphics, animation and video elements to be included
  • Provide support to design and production staff and vendors responsible for the final design and production phases of campaigns
  • Self-proof and edit work to ensure accuracy
  • Remain current on evolving trends, technologies and concepts within the industry (including SEO)
  • Must be able to manage multiple projects simultaneously under the pressure of deadlines
  • Excellent proofreading, spelling, grammar and punctuation skills
  • Strong communication skills with ability to work in a team environment

Additional Position Functions:

  • Provide photographic support both on location or in-house
  • Support Account Reps in defining and meeting client needs
  • Create visual aids for internal use
  • Contribute supporting ideas for company marketplace appearance, new articles and blog posts

Additional skills a plus (but not required):

  • Video creation/editing
  • Illustration
  • Digital animation

Great benefits including health, life, and 401(k). Fun and creative working environment.