Lead Designer & Digital Marketing Associate Position: We are a thriving Marketing Agency located 15 minutes north of downtown Seattle, looking to bolster our creative digital marketing chops with a talented designer who understands the digital space. This person will collaborate daily with the Digital Marketing team and report to the Director of Creative Services to produce WordPress front-end designs and compelling digital assets for a varied client base. He/she will work hand-in-hand with the team to create visual assets and assist with the deployment of digital campaigns for our clients. They will also provide additional design support as needed – concepting and producing print ads, developing corporate identities for startups or established companies, and designing websites for potential clientele. Primary Duties and Responsibilities: Be the lead graphic designer for all visual advertising and graphic design needs for the agency o Conceive and develop concepts independently and as part of a team o Work collaboratively with internal design and sales teams o Carry concepts through the entire development life cycle: research, exploration, refinement, production, implementation o Interpret client needs to produce effective visual creative o Effectively manage all aspects of the project work-cycle: time management, budget tracking, time tracking, benchmark reviews Assist in the development of visual creative projects o Be the point of contact on any project work that requires a designer’s eye: print, digital, web, TV, etc. o Provide expertise, solutions, directions, options for staff as requested to develop and uphold brand/design quality standards o Have project management expertise and be very detail-oriented o Be an influential decision-maker in guiding design projects to their effective end  Develop identities/logos for companies  Create compelling digital and print advertising assets  Design for various platforms (social media, email, ads, website)  Lead design for projects and campaigns  Collaborate with Director of Creative services throughout the design process o Understand how to take a project to press and all the preparation necessary to produce print-ready artwork Website, front-end Art Director and Designer o Site planning – collaborate with internal team and client to lay out effective wireframes o Translate business and functional needs through modern and compelling design o Produce functioning pages to conform to design specifications o WordPress site configuration, set up, and deployment o Work with external custom development partners to ensure design standards are met/adhered to o Explore the latest in templates, themes, and design trends to ensure solutions are current Proficient in productivity tools (Microsoft Office/Google Suite), project management tools (Trello, FunctionFox) and Adobe CC (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Premiere, XD) Expertise that would be great to have • Ability to troubleshoot website and development issues • Experience developing and executing digital marketing campaigns • Photography or/and video skills Compensation: DOE Destination Marketing is a full-service advertising, marketing, and Business Growth Consulting firm servicing clients throughout North America from our headquarters in Mountlake Terrace, WA. Our in-house services include: strategic planning, audio, video, print, and graphics production; digital marketing; web design; media buying; jingle and copywriting; as well as charities, promotions, and public relations. We provide superior results to our clients and enjoy outstanding relationships with our employees. Destination Marketing provides a modern work environment and outstanding benefits including three weeks of paid time off (PTO), company-paid medical, dental, and long-term disability insurance, and paid holidays. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. The Lead Designer & Digital Marketing Associate position is full-time and salaried. Periodic travel for some accounts may be required. To Apply: If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit your cover letter and resume and include Lead Designer & Digital Marketing Associate in the subject line. No phone calls or faxes please.