Opening for Digital Marketing Specialist & Graphic Designer
Kindred Communications is looking for a digital marketing specialist and a graphic designer for both print and electronic media. Our ideal candidate will understand digital marketing and have strong graphic design skills. The ideal candidate will also manage, develop and solicit new business opportunities from local direct businesses to assist in their digital marketing needs. The candidate will receive a base salary plus commission.
Objectives of this Role
Work on a wide range of projects and media, using various computer software to visualize and develop innovative graphic designs that meet business goals, including digital (ad design), print design (posters/flyers/banners), magazine (layout, ad design) and more.
Work cooperatively on multiple projects with management, promotions, and sales teams, meeting deadlines and budget constraints.
Setup and manage various digital marketing campaigns
Solicit new business from local direct businesses to assist in their digital marketing needs.
Skills and Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in graphic design, art, or similar discipline.
Exceptional creativity and innovative design skills.
Basic understanding of digital marketing.
3+ years experience (academic and professional) with design software, including Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, etc.
Proven experience with graphic design, with a strong portfolio of work.
Excellent communication and presentation skills.
Organizational and time-management skills for meeting deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
Desire to continue to grow skill set with ongoing education and training.
Kindred Communications is a locally owned and operated media company in Huntington, West Virginia, and offers 401K, paid time off, and health benefits. Kindred Communications is an equal opportunity employer and consists of Kindred Digital, Kindred Publishing, 93.7 the Dawg WDGG-FM, 92.7 & 98.5 the Planet WCMI-FM, Big Buck Country 101.5 WXBW, Hits 97.9 WMGA, ESPN 94.1 FM 930 AM, and Cat Sports 93.3 FM 1340 AM WCMI-AM, and hosts several events including 9th Street Live and Dawg Dazzle.
Contact: Interested candidates should submit a resume to:
Kindred Communications 555 5th Avenue, Suite K Huntington, WV 25701 Attn: Reeves Kirtner