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Senior Graphic Designer

TorchLightHire k

Washington, DC

Mar 29
Job Description

TorchLight seeks a Senior Graphic Designer (Contract) for a company located in the Washington, DC area. The Senior Graphic Designer is responsible for ensuring high-quality customer-first creative deliverables with a particular focus on social media campaigns. He or she will work with a range of internal clients and team members on a variety of strategic and tactical creative projects.

Candidates must have U.S. citizenship or a permanent residency card in the U.S. to be an eligible candidate for this opportunity. Ideally, candidates will be located in the DC or Baltimore areas. Remote location possible for candidates based on East Coast.

-Create design concepts and finished designs/campaigns for use across platforms and customer touchpoints
-Develop social media campaigns for Instagram and other key platforms using motion graphics and other interactive tools
-Manage the creative development process from concepting and design phase to production and launch
-Present creative concepts, finished designs and business rationale to stakeholders for approval
-Rework/redesign creative deliverables based on client and creative director requests
-Support ongoing production requests
-Collaborate with project manager to ensure deliverables, deadlines, quality and brand standards are met
-Review campaign performance and results; optimize designs for future creative output

-5+ years of design experience with creative agency experience preferred
-Demonstrated success creating high-impact designs/campaigns for social media, email, online ads (rich media), landing pages, direct response and print materials
-Highly proficient at social media design and visual communication with a focus on Instagram motion graphics
-Deep knowledge of design, typography, messaging and branding principles
Skilled at creative pitch ideas and presentations to all levels of organization
-Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
-Highly adept at Adobe Creative Suite; animation, motion graphics and video experience a plus
-Management experience desired
-Strong portfolio required; hospitality/consumer brand experience preferred


Marketing recruitment agency TorchLight Hire matches area employers with top DC-area marketing, communications, creative, and digital talent.