Web/Graphic Designer Jobs

If you have any Kansas City area web/graphic designer job listings you would like to post on this blog, send an email to markvanbaale@gmail.com. On average, we try to keep postings up at least 45-60 days. Listings are checked once or twice a week to make sure they are still valid. In addition, new jobs are added every day or every other day. 

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Graphic Designer with JE Dunn Construction (Posted August 20)

Responsible for designing and producing marketing materials [print and digital] that have a high visual impact for proposals, presentations, direct mail campaigns, advertising, corporate identity, trade shows, and other marketing requirements to further the organizations public relations, marketing, communications, and business development objectives.

  • Possess strong conceptual skills with a high-level sense of design/layout.  
  • Ability to effectively manage, design and produce multiple projects/tasks of varying complexities from conception to completion, meeting deadlines and working well under pressure.
  • An understanding of and experience in Corporate Branding and standards.
  • Attend press checks as needed – maintain quality and corporate standards on all pieces.
  • Ability to efficiently and effectively manages a large workload while paying close attention to detail.
  • Ability to meet challenges with resourcefulness and the ability to generate suggestions for improving work.
  • Proficiency with Adobe Creative Cloud (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat Pro) as well as basic knowledge in MS Office Suite: Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Adobe Flash, Prezi, and Interactive PDF’s is a plus. 
  • Experience working with vendors and printers with good working knowledge of current print and production processes.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design or equivalent experience.
  • 4-6 years of graphic design experience in an in-house department, design studio, advertising agency, or freelance.

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Graphic Designer with Combat Brands, LLC (Posted August 20)

  • Produce product specification diagrams from concept to completion for a wide variety of fitness and combat product based on verbal direction.
  • Produce detailed depictions of product, keeping in mind both function and aesthetics.
  • Create/revise product instructions.
  • Produce graphic designs from concept to completion for a wide variety of print media including marketing collateral, catalogues, event materials, apparel, training manuals, etc.
  • Prepare pre-press files for final output.
  • Product and Lifestyle photography.
  • Must be capable of developing creative ideas and able to implement them electronically.
  • Strong knowledge of InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator.
  • Fluent in Adobe’s Design Suite and Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • Proven organizational skills, including the ability to handle multiple assignments while meeting deadlines.
  • Strong attention to detail and problem-solving aptitude.
  • Familiar with digital photography and manual camera work.
  • Knowledge of and experience with PC platform.
  • Experience with creative process and development of materials.
  • being able to work with and contribute to team projects
  • Degree in graphic design and/or demonstrated equivalent experience.

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Graphic Designer with Henderson Engineers (Posted August 20)

  • Create internal and external company graphics such as – corporate brochures, annual reports, employee recruitment material, tradeshow material, promotional products, branded material for internal groups and much more.
  • Write content as needed to support the graphics being produced and be the expert/champion in the development and fine-tuning of our brand voice – this could include: Creative ad copy, Client announcements, Brochure headlines and Event collateral.
  • Manage the visual assets of the brand and drive consistency across all teams and offices in both Photography and Video.
  • Help develop, maintain, update, and strictly adhere to the Henderson Brand Standards manual.
  • Ensure the highest quality of output and consistency across all printed materials.
  • Promote the company’s overall brand and culture.
  • Proficient in Adobe Suite Software applications, particularly InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop and more.
  • Possess experience in both print and electronic media and has the ability to take direction from written or spoken ideas (often from our engineers and technical staff) and convert that seamlessly into images, layouts and other designs that are easily communicated and understood by a variety of audiences.
  • Video production, photography and editing skills are a huge plus.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Advertising or Graphic Design.
  • At least 7-10+ years of relevant experience.

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Graphic Designer/Website Specialist with CBIZ (Updated August 19)

  • Creates robust marketing collateral to promote services, industry/niche practices and build brand presence.
  • Designs digital and print assets for lead generation programs, social media campaigns, proposals, presentations, media buys and recruiting efforts.
  • Enhances the visual appearance and functionality of company websites and e-mails.
  • Manages content on Financial Services section of cbiz.com and for mhmcpa.com.
  • Works on improving website SEO.
  • Actively promotes need for website enhancements and new functionality and works with Corporate IT team on troubleshooting website problems and testing new functionality.
  • Liaise with printers and other vendors to ensure proper output of designed materials.
  • Work with marketing team to develop and meet project timelines.
  • Ensure brand standards are being met and assist with remediation as necessary.
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Cloud, with an emphasis on InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and Dreamweaver.
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook. 
  • Strong HTML skills, experience with web content management systems and an understanding of CSS.
  • High school diploma or GED required.
  • Bachelor’s degree in graphic design or related field preferred.
  • 2+ years of professional design experience required.
  • 3-5 years of experience preferred.

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Graphic Designer, Digital and Brand with SelectQuote (Posted August 14)

  • Concept, design, and evolve SelectQuote’s lead generation experiences on desktop and mobile in support of continual A/B and multivariate testing initiatives.
  • Guide teams of developers to ensure final products are delightful user experiences.
  • Design usable tools when needed, in multiple platforms that consumers will want to interact with.
  • Design mood boards, storyboards, interactive page layouts, site grids, interface demos, and photo retouching and enhancements.
  • Participate in brainstorming and other idea-generating team sessions.
  • Create strong graphic layouts based on concepts provided by the Creative Manager and Senior Director of Branding and Creative Services.
  • Regularly review internal and competitor designs and trends, applying best practices and learnings toward developing new design ideas.
  • Help ensure consistency with brand and visual identity guidelines and ensure that all advertising and marketing materials in multiple mediums are in alignment.
  • Be a source of inspiration. Collaborate with marketing team and others to shepherd the SQ brand forward.
  • Maintain high-quality design and presentation deliverables.
  • Some travel to San Francisco and possibly other SelectQuote office locations.
  • Understands the technical requirements and best practices associated with rich media, email & online marketing and responsive web design.
  • Expert proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite – Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, etc. along with other web design tools and protoyping tools such as Sketch and Invision.
  • Familiarity with video editing software such as After Effects or Final Cut/Adobe Premiere and development languages such as html, CSS and javascript also a plus, but not required.
  • Ability to demonstrate a collaborative approach with other designers, marketing team members, web developers, sales agents, and the senior leadership team.
  • Ease in working under pressure with tight deadlines and managing multiple projects at once.
  • Detail-oriented and organized, with strong visual design skills, layout, typography and strict brand guidelines.
  • Web UX experience.
  • BS or BA degree in Graphic Design or related field.
  • 5+ years of graphic design experience.

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Graphic Designer/Socal Media Planner with Cable Dahmer Automotive Group (Posted August 14)

  • Design various digital and print materials.
  • Follow brand & website quality guidelines.
  • Create graphics and content for our websites and social media channels.
  • Strong familiarity with the Adobe Creative Cloud suite of applications with an emphasis on Photoshop.
  • Experience working in the WordPress environment.
  • General understanding of basic search engine optimization principles a plus.
  • Ability to work with a team and collaborate ideas and messaging.
  • Community college or 4-year degree a plus.

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Graphic Designer with TVH Parts (Posted August 4)

  • Create marketing collateral to promote products, services, industry and build brand presence.
  • Designs digital and print assets for lead generation programs, social media campaigns, proposals, presentations, media buys and recruiting efforts.
  • Work with marketing team to develop and meet project timelines.
  • Must be knowledgeable and have demonstrated skills using a MAC computer.
  • Thorough understanding of desktop publishing programs such as Adobe In-Design and Photoshop.
  • Web and HTML design experience is a plus.
  • Video and motion graphics production experience is a plus.
  • Excellent analytical and communication skills needed.
  • Bachelor’s degree from 4-year college or university or a minimum of 2 years graphics design experience and/or training.

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Part-Time Social Media/Graphic Artist with Imaging Expressions (Posted July 24)

Energetic self starter needed to develop current website into on-line sales through social media marketing. Must have experience working with SEO marketing, Adobe Photoshop, with the ability to shoot photographs, and create special sale pages on our website. Work with owner and third party web designer on taking plug-in software live.

Position starts as part time, 20 hours per week (flexible hours) with the opportunity to develop into full time position. Applicants with Interior Design experience is a plus, and could lead into working with designers and customers on new projects.

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Graphic Designer/Creative Services Manager with Dobies Healthcare Group (Posted July 19)

  • Designs and produces benefit-oriented B2B and B2C marketing materials.
  • Manages visual assets and brands for our company and clients.
  • Collaboratively manages remote creative teams and vendors.
  • Executes and supervises numerous projects, activities and deadlines simultaneously.
  • Collaborates with account service team to develop integrated creative concepts.
  • Designs award-winning advertising and marketing materials.
  • Completes design projects according to project specifications and creative briefs.
  • Transfers knowledge to remote creative teams, vendors and suppliers.
  • Obtains detailed estimates from a variety of vendors and prepares project estimates.
  • Maintains and develops strong vendor relationships.
  • Exceptional skills in graphic design, art direction and creative direction.
  • Experience in print, web and digital design, as well as the production process for each.
  • Highly efficient with the latest Adobe Creative Suite software, especially InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop.
  • Experience in video/TV concepting development, storyboarding and production; familiarity with video production software (Adobe Premier Pro and iMovie).
  • Proficiency in presentation software, primarily PowerPoint.
  • Highly organized with strong attention to detail, as demonstrated by proactive participation in a project management software platform.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills with an ability to communicate clearly and concisely, as well as demonstrated willingness to share ideas with individuals at all levels.
  • BFA/BA/BS degree with 7-10 years in a design or creative services role.

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Part-Time Creative Content & Design Coordinator with Downtown Lee’s Summit Main Street (Posted July 12)

  • Plan, design, and execute all promotional materials including emails, print pieces,
    news releases, website updates (on a WordPress-based site), blog posts, and social media.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects while upholding a high attention to detail and meeting project deadlines.
  • Assist with maintaining business and investor databases.
  • Assist with all Downtown Lee’s Summit Main Street (DLSMS) events, activities, and meetings including marketing, working and photographing the events (some evening and weekend hours required.)
  • Research and recommend the concept, design, and ordering of marketing materials.
  • Record all media coverage of events for follow-up reports to sponsors.
  • Accurately maintain and update records of sponsor files such as logos and proper usage on marketing materials.
  • Help recruit investors and sponsors for the organization.
  • Coordinate with the organization’s Cultural Arts Committee to plan the Fourth Fridays Art Walk events and other arts-related activities.
  • Maintain membership in and/or presence at partner organization activities including, but not limited to, Lee’s Summit Visitor’s Council, Lee’s Summit Chamber of Commerce, and Lee’s Summit School District.
  • Demonstrated experience in and knowledge of graphic design, communications and media relations.
  • Proficient with Adobe Creative Suite, particularly InDesign and Illustrator, Microsoft applications utilizing Word, Excel and presentation applications.
  • Associate’s degree and/or work experience in marketing, design, communications, tourism or other related field.

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Digital Production Designer with Garmin (Posted July 12)

  • Create graphics and make HTML updates for web product pages.
  • Create and enter images into content management systems (CMS).
  • Resize images for 3rd party and Garmin digital properties.
  • Assist international offices with localizing digital images.
  • Plan, design and create new web banners.
  • Design, layout and implement email blasts for market segments.
  • Layout web pages in Photoshop as mockups for business.
  • Make HTML and CSS maintenance updates to Garmin sites.
  • Develop, design, edit and produce other new digital marketing material as needed.
  • Collaborate with clients one-on-one to determine design requirements.
  • Demonstrated advanced proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign etc.).
  • Demonstrated advanced proficiency with HTML and CSS.
  • Proven ability to work with design standards and brand guidelines.
  • Demonstrated strong and effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task in a flexible, fast paced and challenging environment.
  • Associates degree from an accredited college or university; Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • Must possess a minimum of 3 years work experience performing a role substantially similar to the essential functions of this job description.

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Designer with DEG agency (Posted July 10)

  • Create engaging, high-quality designs.
  • Collaborate with other team members to successfully complete projects.
  • Interact with clients in a professional setting to determine project requirements and guidelines.
  • Clearly articulate creative rationale and gracefully accept and resolve critiques.
  • Follow internal processes while also seeking ways to increase team efficiencies.
  • Timely completion of internal deliverables, including time entry.
  • Demonstrable understanding of modern visual and interactive design principles with the ability to explain the thinking behind your design choices.
  • Demonstrable proficiency for time management, organization, and communication (written, oral, and interpersonal) in a collaborative environment.
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite and related design tools.
  • Experience with UI/UX design and best practice.
  • Experience analyzing existing web interfaces for usability and user experience issues.
  • Experience developing wireframes, moodboards/storyboards and concepts.
  • Proven strength in UX design and interaction design with at least 2-3 years experience and an online portfolio to prove it.
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in Graphic Design or related field.
  • 3-6 years of professional experience with an online portfolio demonstrating a keen attention to detail and a solid understanding of fundamental design principles.

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Graphic Designer with Avila University (Posted June 23)

  • Creates unforgettable designs for educational marketing materials, consistent with the university brand, for all departments and schools on campus.
  • Completes a high volume of design work and meets client deadlines
  • Creates artwork, prepares layouts and executes all pre-press production activities for print materials (e.g. obtaining bids, preparing artwork to print specifications, etc.).
  • Daily interaction with clients, which include: staff, faculty and / or students.
  • Revisions to existing marketing materials. 
  • Communication with outside vendors. 
  • Photography of campus events upon request.
  • Maintenance of a CMS website.
  • Strong graphic design skills.
  • Thorough knowledge of graphic design software, including InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop.
  • Working knowledge of CMS websites.
  • Ability to work professionally and effectively with department colleagues, campus clients and outside vendors.
  • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously, meet deadlines, and effectively manage priorities and communicate progress to supervisor.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively.
  • Ability to operate a professional camera.
  • Bachelor’s degree in graphic design, visual communications, marketing or a related field.
  • Minimum of 2 years professional experience.

Send cover letter and résumé to: employment@avila.edu (email preferred) or mail to:

Office of Human Resources
Avila University
11901 Wornall Road
Kansas City, Missouri 64145-1698

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