Designer

COMPANY OVERVIEW

We love small companies and know they matter.

We exist to grow small companies in maturity & revenue.

We’re most commonly bundled with “marketing agencies,” but we’re much more than that.  We are focused on high-quality design & clear messaging married with expert technical development & marketing execution, all done in-house, and focused only on small companies (you won’t see Coca-Cola on our client roster).

We’ve worked hard to establish a team that’s battle-ready and will go to war for and with one another. That’s what you’d be joining.

Before you go any further, check out our website and some of our blog posts.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Lead from your seat in the creation of new client websites:

  • User experience brainstorming, mapping, and development
  • Wireframing
  • User interface – designing the entirety of the site to bring the vision to life
  • Strategically design websites with client business objectives as the focus

Brand development:

  • Brainstorm, find inspiration and sketch out brand concepts
  • Strategically build the visual components of a brand from logo mark, fonts, colors, photography treatments
  • Bring that brand to life through collateral

Own a portfolio of clients supporting them in:

  • Designing ad creative
  • Building and designing emails
  • Creating engaging social graphics
  • Designing landing pages for marketing campaigns

Actively participate in:

  • Brainstorming
  • Research and inspiration hunting

Qualities:

Here are the key qualities we’re looking for in our newest Designer:

  • Ability to design in a diversity of styles to create or execute
  • Strong UX and UI experience with a portfolio of web work
  • Strong branding experience
  • Ability to think strategically about why their proposed design solution meets the needs of the client
  • Strong design skills: layout, photography, graphic elements, color, and typography principles
  • Detailed knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite
  • Some experience with HTML/CSS/coding a plus
  • Experience with Sketch and Figma is a plus
  • The ability to meet deadlines in a high-pressure environment
  • Consistency regardless of project size
  • Good collaboration skills that support the rest of the team
  • Maintains a high degree of organization and attention to detail
  • The motivation to maintain and improve design standards for self and Syrup

Qualifications:

  • 2-5 years of brand or web design experience in a design agency or equivalent setting
  • Bachelor’s Degree – BS/BA/BFA – in Graphic Design or related field, or equivalent experience

KEY RESULT AREAS:

Our team’s KRAs are driven by our three core values:

  1. Advance with Confidence: We welcome challenges and earn the outcome.
    Litmus Test: Am I attacking my work each day with joy?
  2. Work with Integrity: We do the right thing, no matter what.
    Litmus Test: Am I proud of the effort?
  3. Grow with Purpose: We are curious and never satisfied.
    Litmus Test: Am I seeking continual improvement for myself and others?

DOES THIS POSITION SOUND LIKE THE RIGHT FIT FOR YOU?

Get started with our application process here.