CRISTA Ministries

Web Designer

CRISTA Ministries
Seattle, Washington, United States


Date Posted: 04/11/2017
Categories: Graphic Design
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

 

CRISTA Ministries. "Where faith meets vocation."

 

GENERAL SUMMARY: The Web Designer is responsible for the creation of outstanding digital design to help meet fundraising and communication needs for CRISTA ministries, with primary focus on World Concern, Seattle Urban Academy, Christian Veterinary Mission, and CRISTA Media. Will receive a diverse and continuous flow of project requests to fulfill digital advertising and online marketing, website management and other needs related to the digital presence of the ministries. Find innovative design solutions and effectively communicate a message to help drive fundraising, sales and brand development efforts. Key areas of contribution will be production of digital content and website management. Works closely with Sr. Web Designer to conceive, implement and measure digital communication effectiveness.

 

 

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES: Responsibilities, Accountabilities, and Competencies; May not include all duties of this job

  • Execute digital design from initial concept/sketch stage, to highly functional and responsive digital content to help drive fundraising, sales and branding efforts that meet ministry goals and design standards. Develop and design for email communication campaigns and digital acquisition strategies. Most common assignments include website development and enhancements, ecommerce management, email marketing campaigns and digital content updates.
  • Maintain an organized, consistent tracking of all projects performed, including time spent on individual projects, and submit reports on a weekly basis.
  • Attend weekly department meetings and devotionals, as well as creative planning meetings for appropriate projects.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned, including helping with search engine optimization or other needs.
  • Work collaboratively with supervisor, coworkers and customers.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS: Any Equivalent Combination of Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, Education and Experience

Christian Commitment: A deep and abiding faith that is fully surrendered to the will of Jesus Christ, evidenced by a lifestyle that is consistent with biblical principles. Demonstrated commitment to spiritual growth and development that is exemplified in word and deed. Demonstrates the values of a CRISTA leader.

Education: Bachelor’s degree in design from an accredited college or university recognized by the United States Department of Education or equivalent. Relevant work experience may be substituted for education on a year-for-year basis.

Experience: Familiar with print design and production principals, including strong typography skills, file preparation/packaging, pre-press and printing issues.

Software and Equipment Used: • Demonstrated proficiency with Creative Suite and HTML5/CSS3/Web authoring tools. • Experience or familiarity with ecommerce, development and database management tools, such as: Salesforce, Americommerce, Shopify, Siteleaf, Concrete5, AWS, GIT, Classy, Wufoo, TypeForm.

 Other Considerations: • Possesses a visually compelling online portfolio. • Solid design foundation with an eye for great typography. • Strong communicator and storyteller. • Creative, flexible, detail-oriented, organized, and able to manage multiple projects/deadlines successfully. • Able to successfully work with a team in fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment and have strong communication and collaboration skills. • Able to independently manage multiple projects and timelines. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. • Ability to work collaboratively with supervisor, coworkers and customers.

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Any Equivalent Combination of Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, Education and Experience

 

Experience: At least 1-2 years of successful interactive/web design experience.  

 

To be considered for this position, please submit an online application via our website: https://chj.tbe.taleo.net/chj05/ats/careers/v2/viewRequisition?org=CRISTA&cws=41&rid=1830

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