Are you an experienced Designer looking to break into the highly lucrative tech and sales field? Do you want the benefit of working in a flexible work environment?
SharpSpring is looking for a Designer to join our team in Gainesville, FL! This Senior Web & Graphic Designer will bring to life design solutions which inspire, delight, drive engagement, and adhere to company marketing strategies and business goals. This role will work with SharpSpring's Marketing and Product teams, as well as other company stakeholders, to continuously manage our digital collateral, online presence (through company website and social outlets), and printed materials. We are looking for a candidate with outstanding design skills, high attention to detail, and who is able to see graphics development from a holistic perspective.
This role will require a strong knowledge of best practices and industry-standard software. The Senior Web & Graphic Designer will need to operate with a high degree of autonomy and be a clear, candid, and effective communicator.
The ideal candidate should be motivated, reliable, thorough, positive, and adaptable to a fast-paced and constantly evolving tech environment. If you fit this description, we want to hear from you!
This position requires residence in Gainesville, FL, or the surrounding areas.
Work closely with SharpSpring’s Marketing and Product teams
Oversee all design elements, from conception to delivery
Maintain high standards of quality and collaborate across the organization to drive up standards of digital creativity
Present and defend designs and key deliverables to all levels of the organization
Review work of junior and mid-level designers to provide guidance and feedback
Coordinate and manage relationships with consultants and vendors
Oversee print production
You have a BA/BS or equivalent degree in Web Design, Graphic Design, or related discipline and 5+ years work experience in a related field.
You have an outstanding online/digital portfolio with examples of web-based and print work. Link to an online portfolio is required.
You have the aptitude to explain technical hurdles and recommendations to peers as well as executive-level stakeholders.
You are proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign).
You have an understanding of HTML/CSS and modern web design principles.
You are familiar with and experience managing Wordpress websites.
You have experience leading or mentoring other designers as part of a team.
You are known for your excellent written and verbal communication skills.
You have experience with project management software (e.g. Jira, Basecamp) and agile project management.
You have experience designing for conversion on emails and landing pages.
You have experience with marketing automation and/or email design software (e.g. HubSpot, Salesforce, MailChimp)
You have experience with software product marketing design.
You have experience with video and/or VFX editing.
Who We Are
SharpSpring is a Gainesville-bred, cloud-based automation technology platform for marketing agencies and small- to mid-sized businesses (SMBs) that rivals top competitors with its features, functionalities, and performance. We pride ourselves in knowing that our product is powerful, affordable, and accessible for everyone. Our team has grown to over 200, with 25% working from home offices across the country. We’re looking for people who like working in small teams, but are excited about being part of a fast-growing organization and enjoy the benefit of a flexible work environment.
SharpSpring Is for Everyone
We're more than just a tech company. We're real people, with real perspectives and deep respect for what makes you, you. We believe that every individual has the power to open minds, make an impact, and inspire change. Our goal at SharpSpring is to be inclusive, intersectional, and intentional about how we foster equity both at work and in our local and global community.