Florida Realtors, the state's largest trade association, seeks an experienced digital designer with a strong understanding of UI and the technical skillset to learn and leverage our content management system. The best candidate has experience with responsive design and a strong understanding of industry trends and content management systems. Partially remote, but Orlando-based, the ideal candidate possesses a multi-disciplinary skillset including:
*Proven expertise in typography, layouts, color theory and photo direction for webpages and marketing emails
*Strong understanding of a user-centric process, as well as mobile-first and responsive design experience
*Advanced proficiency in Adobe XD (or similar UX prototyping tool), Illustrator, Photoshop and Sketch
*Understanding of industry trends and experience with content strategy and content management systems
*Understanding of web accessibility
What You’ll Do
*Design a variety of digital assets: landing pages, web banners, HTML emails, slide shows, photo galleries, and other marketing/communications assets
*Responsible for helping formulate an effective, responsive design
*Develop email designs that support our many events and product marketing campaigns
*Oversee our email marketing program: Serve as liaison to our email vendor, IPost; produce emails for our clients; redesign in-house e-newsletters; produce e-newsletters
*Repurpose campaign creative and brand assets into digital media assets
*Remain flexible to work additional projects as requested or as needed.
What You Need
Qualified applicants need to bring:
*Degree in UI/UX Design, digital design, or equivalent
*Proficiency with InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop
*Outstanding creativity, with a portfolio of sophisticated, intuitive, and strong design work
*A UI approach to work with a strong understanding of web design aesthetics
*4+ years of experience with CMSs and front-end design
*4+ years of hands-on experience HTML5/XHTML and CSS
*Experience building responsive web sites
*Experience using layout grid systems
*Demonstrated time management and project management techniques to plan, develop, implement, and complete schedules, projects, tasks, and other assignments
*Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment as necessary
*Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
*Clear and transparent oral and written communication skills
We see it as a plus if you have:
*Apple ecosystem experience
*An active approach to continual learning and inspiration; staying on top of industry trends and innovations and integrating them into creative work
What You’ll Get
Along with our growth-oriented, collaborative team environment, our full-time employees are offered a complete suite of great benefits.
*Rewarding 401k plan with 6% company match, fully vested
*Free medical insurance for you as an employee
*Availability of dental, vision, FSA, disability coverage, company-paid life insurance, EAP
*Partial remote and flexible work environment
*Generous paid vacation days and sick days, and 9 company holidays
*Vacation buy-back plan
*Possible $5,000 grant on the purchase of your first home
*And a whole lot more
Why you want to work with us
Florida Realtors’ communications department is a collaborative environment where everyone is encouraged to stretch their creative wings and take chances. We operate like an agency without agency pressures and work hours. Culture is everything to us. Our team is passionate about what they do, the members they serve, the products they support and the continued growth of the association.
Design and User Interface are driving forces for digital media at Florida Realtors. To us, design is not only about making things look pretty. Design is about problem solving, communication and people. You’ll have the creative freedom to explore the next-next in web practices; in fact, we see you as our visionary, helping us stay contemporary in the field.
Other Important Need-to-Know Information
*Florida Realtors is strongly committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment where a variety of backgrounds, cultures, orientations, ideas, and talents can flourish.
*Florida Realtors is an equal opportunity employer where all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
*Employment offers are contingent upon satisfactory verification of a pre-employment criminal background check.
*Applicants need to be eligible for employment in the United States.
*Pay is commensurate with education and experience.
*This position will be based in Orlando, FL, and you will need to be onsite as work dictates. The ability to commute to the Orlando International Airport area is required.
Our team is passionate about what they do, the members they serve, the products they support, and the continued growth of the association. If you value collaboration, innovation, exceptional service, and dedication to a cause, all within a modern established professional environment, explore Florida Realtors and our commitment to the real estate community and Florida homeowners. Visit floridarealtors.org and connect with us on Facebook and LinkedIn.