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Careers: Freelance Graphic Designer

Overview

Job title: Freelance Graphic Designer

Location: Remote

Employment status: Freelance

ABOUT US

Rebel Girls is a global, multi-platform empowerment brand dedicated to helping raise the most inspired and confident global generation of girls through content, experiences, products, and community.

Originating from an international best-selling children’s book, Rebel Girls amplifies stories of real-life, extraordinary women throughout history, geography, and field of excellence.

With a growing community of nearly 20 million self-identified Rebel Girls spanning more than 100 countries, the brand engages with Generation Alpha through its book series, premier app, events, and merchandise.

To date, we have sold more than 8 million books in 49 languages and reached 18 million digital audio listens. Our award recognition includes New York Times bestseller list, 2022 Apple Design Award for Social Impact, multiple Webby Awards for family & kids and education, Common Sense Media Selection and iHeart Media Podcast nomination among many others. 

THE ROLE AND IMPACT YOU’LL MAKE

Rebel Girls team members relentlessly innovate on behalf of our community and actively participate in a strong culture of rapid experimentation, applied learnings, and growth. 

As a Freelance Graphic Designer, you will be responsible for managing and creating engaging designs from concept to final realization. You will apply your skills in branding, illustration, motion, and graphic design to develop a diverse set of creative materials. You will bring to life dynamic visuals forming the foundation for digital events, marketing promotions, brand development and tentpole campaigns.

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES WILL INCLUDE

  • Design and/or execute templatized on-brand graphic materials for our social media platforms.
  • Create illustrations to enhance effective communication across digital platforms and presentations.
  • Create animated gifs and short animations to support our marketing vision.
  • Design icons, patterns, logotypes and digital banners and other requested assets.
  • Update website or other digital platforms with new designs.
  • Maintain a balance of brand consistency and creative freshness.
  • Design assets for emails.
  • Lead the creative output of projects through every stage and support any design-related tasks.
  • Assist with creating visuals based on new strategies, brainstorming ideas and developing moodboards to build beautiful and high concept products.
  • Prioritize and manage multiple projects following established brand guidelines.
  • Create exceptional presentations in Google Slide and InDesign.
  • Participate in the development of social media strategies or other digital campaigns.
  • Able to interface and take feedback from multiple stakeholders from the lead designers, project managers, and other team members and revise designs accordingly. This requires professional maturity and a lean-in attitude.

YOU WILL BRING TO THE TEAM

  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in graphic design.
  • Strong graphic design portfolio.
  • Extensive experience with Adobe Creative Suite, especially Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, and also Google Workspace.
  • Deep knowledge of the principles of design such as alignment, grid layout, typography, hierarchy and balance.
  • Experience in basic motion graphics, After Effects a big plus.
  • Knowledge of photo editing and photography.
  • Understanding of the basic principles of UX/UI design.
  • Able to work in a team of creative individuals to accomplish a shared vision.
  • Strong management skills, ability to prioritize and work methodically to meet deadlines.
  • Creative, innovative, and strategic thinker with a keen eye for aesthetics and details.
  • Excellent problem solving and communication skills.
  • Desire to come build with a young, high-growth company and high-performance team.
  • Able to gain insights from multiple perspectives and design accordingly.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts or related field.

Bonus Points!

  • In person availability in NY or LA.
  • Interest in a potential move to full-time.

How to apply

To apply, please send your resume, portfolio and a cover letter to careers@rebelgirls.com with the subject line “Freelance Graphic Designer Position”.