Interactive Graphic Designer 
Merchology - Minnetonka, MN

Position Title: Interactive Graphic Designer

Job Type : Full Time

Company: Merchology

Location: Minnetonka, MN

Industry: Business to Business E-Commerce Sales, Corporate Apparel and Gifts

Reporting to: Digital Marketing Manager

Compensation and Benefits: Competitive and commensurate with experience. Merchology offers full benefits (including health, disability, and life, with retirement benefits) and a generous time off policy.

Specific duties and responsibilities include:

Digital Design

  • Work as part of the marketing team to design and develop creative assets to support business goals
  • Primarily work within marketing department for overall marketing design needs but will also provide support for occasional business development digital asset creation
  • Be comfortable designing for web including desktop, mobile, tablet, email, display ads, and social media assets
  • Design quarterly digital lookbooks in collaboration with the merchandising team

Email Marketing Execution

  • Hands on email creation in a marketing automation platform using basic HTML skills (creative development, image asset creation, copywriting, post-implementation analysis)
  • Work with Digital Marketing Manager to implement a testing plan for key email components such as subject lines, CTAs, and imagery
  • Work with Digital Marketing Manager to develop strategies, content, and reports for both promotional and automated emails

Social Media Strategy & Execution

  • Design, edit, publish, and share daily content (text, images, video, or etc) that builds meaningful connections with Merchology customers and prospects and encourages community members to take action
  • Work with Digital Marketing Manager and CMO to create cross-platform editorial calendars that sync with the strategy and seasonality of the business
  • Continuously improve by capturing and analyzing the appropriate social data, metrics, insights, and best practices, and then acting on the information

Brand Standards Creative Direction & Execution

  • Maintain and update Merchology’s brand style guide
  • Help support various aspects of overall company branding

Photography

  • Take internal product photography
  • Coordinate with outside photography partners for professional, more extensive photoshoots

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in marketing, communications, web/graphic design, digital content creation or related field
  • Extensive experience working in the Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Lightroom)
  • Proven experience working in graphic design
  • Proven experience working in social media, email marketing, or digital media
  • Exceptional consulting, copywriting, copy editing, presentation, and communication skills
  • Photography skills and knowledge of photography best practices
  • Understanding of HTML and email design best practices across desktop, mobile, and tablet
  • Be comfortable writing for web including desktop, mobile, tablet, email, display ads, and social media assets
  • Demonstrate ability to apply analytical skills to content creation
  • Demonstrate social media experience
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a marketing team
  • Ability to consistently meet deadlines
  • Must be flexible about working in a high-growth, evolving company, with awareness about the opportunities and challenges that come with a highly adaptive environment

Desired Skills (Not Required):

  • Experience working in an email marketing automation tool (HubSpot, Marketo, Pardot, etc.)
  • Analytics experience (Google Analytics, social media analytics tools, email analytics)
  • Experience with multi-platform digital marketing and advertising campaigns

Applicants Must Include

  • Portfolio of design and written marketing work

Send Resume, Cover Letter, & Portfolio

Merchology is a leading online retailer in B2B sales of consumer branded merchandise including apparel, headwear, drinkware, gifts, and accessories. Merchology is “your logo + brands you love.” It’s pure brand awesomeness! Merchology is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Type: Full-time

Required experience:

  • Social Media Marketing: 2 years
  • Photography: 1 year
  • Graphic Design: 3 years
  • Marketing Copywriting: 1 year
  • Email Marketing: 1 year

Required education:

  • Bachelor's

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