Graphic Designer / WordPress Developer

Team Arival seeks multi-talented individual with fantastic design skills and creativity, solid WordPress development experience and digital marketing knowledge to assist with designing and developing all creative aspects of our brand.

Arival digital assets include: several highly-customized WordPress websites, external landing pages, email templates, event website, etc. Printed brand materials include event guides, white papers, signage, etc. Must be able to follow existing brand guidelines (color, typography, etc.) as well as introduce complimentary styles. The successful candidate will work independently as part of a remote team and adhere to strict deadlines, as well as communicate effectively with other team members and vendors. This will begin as an independent contractor role with 10-20 hours per week anticipated.

Job Duties

Graphic design for digital event & campaign assets, including:

    • Landing pages
    • Banner ads & misc. campaign creative
    • Email templates and headers
    • Website graphics
    • PowerPoint slides/presentations
    • White papers, PDFs, etc.
    • Print design for non-digital event & campaign assets, including:
      • Attendee guides
      • Print ads
      • Event signage
      • Badges, etc.
    • Maintenance of multiple responsive WordPress websites & landing pages, including:
      • Building new pages and forms
      • Creating templates for other site authors/team members to use
      • Customization of theme files and templates
      • Updating content and imagery
      • Tagging & categorizing content
      • Manage analytics and tracking pixels
      • Generating & applying tracking codes for campaigns
      • Archiving past event content
      • Installation/updating of necessary plug-ins
      • Modifications to existing sign-up & lead gen forms
      • Changes to navigation and URLs
      • Creating redirects and vanity URLs as needed
      • Managing users, admin access and permissions
      • Troubleshooting and resolving UX issues
      • Keeping theme files and plug-ins up to date
      • Maintain good site structure & navigation hierarchy
    • Assist with content management and subscriber data across multiple platforms:
      • WordPress
      • Mailchimp
      • Event website app/software (Evenium, TBD)

Necessary Skills & Experience

  • 5+ years design with serious skills
    • Adobe Creative Suite, particularly:
      • Photoshop
      • Illustrator
      • InDesign
    • 5+ years WordPress development experience
    • Strong knowledge of HTML & CSS
    • WordPress development skills
      • Familiarity with Divi theme and Gravity Forms plug-in = huge plus
    • 5+ years digital marketing experience preferred
      • Solid understanding of SEO, analytics, campaign tracking, email marketing, digital advertising and user experience necessary to do job well
    • Google Analytics
    • Google Search Console
    • Social & video platforms:
      • Facebook, LinkedIn/SlideShare, Twitter, Vimeo, YouTube, Flickr
    • Email marketing tools
      • Familiarity with Mailchimp a plus
      • Functional knowledge of user list data management
    • Microsoft PowerPoint

If you are fully qualified, passionate about your work and have all the skills and experience listed, please send cover letter and resume to [email protected].

We will contact you if your skills and experience align with our needs, otherwise we won’t be able to get back to you.

Arival LLC is an equal opportunity employer.