Digital Designer

Kansas City, Missouri

InQuest Marketing is searching for a Digital Designer to join our growing team. This position will assist in the design and production of websites, banner ads, email campaigns, digital animations and more. The Digital Designer will work with and report to the Senior Interactive Art Director to create marketing communications for multiple clients in retail, as well as, business-to-business categories. This person will work with team members from various areas of the agency to execute campaigns.

We would love to talk to you if your portfolio includes clean, modern, responsive websites with detailed linking. If you stay current with the latest in e-marketing and development trends, you’d be a great fit for this position. Must have a full knowledge of steps involved in creating digital communications from inception to final programming and maintenance.

Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Execute all visual design stages from concept to final hand-off to front end developer
  • Conceptualize original digital (websites, email, banners) design ideas that bring simplicity and user friendliness to complex roadblocks
  • Create wireframes, storyboards and site maps to communicate interaction and design ideas as needed
  • Present and defend designs and key deliverables to peers and executive level stakeholders
  • Establish and promote design guidelines, best practices and standards
  • Conceptualize web, email and banner layouts
  • Work cohesively with traditional creative teams to produce matching digital elements

Ideal candidate will have:

  • Ability to solve problems creatively and effectively
  • Good interpersonal communication skills
  • Up-to-date with the latest Web trends, techniques and technologies
  • High understanding of user interface, visual social communication, web design, e-commerce, and responsive web design techniques
  • Eye for detail
  • Ability to multi-task and work well under tight deadlines
  • Ability to communicate ideas clearly
  • Ability to self-manage projects and work within time deadlines
  • Team oriented, self-motivated
  • Excellent visual design skills with sensitivity to user-system interaction
  • Experience working with various online ad design specs and media requirements
  • Exceptional understanding of composition, color, imagery, typography

Preferred Experience:

  • 3-5 years of experience in digital design
  • Proven work experience as a web designer
  • Demonstrable graphic design skills with a strong portfolio
  • Solid experience in creating wireframes, storyboards and site maps
  • Proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator and Animate or other visual design and wire-framing tools
  • Expertise in HTML5, CSS, & Adobe creative suite with an emphasis on Photoshop, Flash including ActionScript and JavaScript for rapid prototyping – animation experience a plus

To apply, please send cover letter and resume to:, subject line: Digital Designer Position.

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