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Graphic Designer

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Department: Marketing

Type: Contracted

Min. Experience: Experienced

Summary of Position: 

The Graphic Designer position is responsible for creating web properties for Uptown Treehouse and our clients, which will include a significant portion of time designing creative graphics for social media marketing campaigns. This person should be able to create and edit visually stunning illustrated animations, graphics, photography, and video content, to communicate ideas and information creatively to visually targeted consumers. 


Essential Job Functions:

  • Responsible for designing all marketing collateral including client website design, Facebook landing pages, advertisements graphics, infographics, and case studies.
  • Ability to illustrate and animate videos weekly and on short deadlines. 
  • Manage the development of design deliverables, from concept through completion.  
  • Deliver finalized comps to the web team for coding/implementation, to ensure on-time delivery of marketing creative projects.  
  • Operate effectively and efficiently to quickly turnaround projects at a high level. 
  • Demonstrate the ability to proactively communicate in both creative and business environments. 


Desired Qualifications:

  • Expert knowledge of Adobe After Effects is a must.
  • Expert knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.
  • Understanding of typography, manipulation of images, and design elements. 
  • Ability to work to deadlines and under pressure. 
  • Good verbal and written communication skills. 
  • Print, illustration and character design experience is a plus. 
  • Knowledge of latest web and graphic design trends. 
  • Experience creating infographics and other quick, clear and engaging visuals. 
  • Strong creative skills, extremely organized, and passionate about using design as a tool to connect with an audience.  
  • A self-starter who has experience working with major brands and enjoys the fast pace environment of tech startups. 

Company Description:

Uptown Treehouse is a fast growing, a full-service marketing agency that helps brands meet their goals by leveraging social media to reach current and potential customers. We’re based in the Hollywood & Vine area with an incredibly smart, dedicated team of people who get things done. We love innovating and are helping to push forward an incredible paradigm shift happening in the marketing industry. We’re small enough to be interesting but big enough to have worked with some great national brands like popular television shows and large corporations such as Microsoft, Lenovo, and GUESS. Our clients have high standards and we love beating their expectations! Take a look at our website to learn even more: www.uptowntreehouse.com

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