AskLorem: Senior Digital Designer at AVRA Talent Partners

AVRA Talent Partners

AskLorem: Senior Digital Designer

Full-Time in New York, NY

Job Title: Senior Digital Designer

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Want to be part of a startup that’s helping craft the future of work? Want to help build a new product that connects thousands of business owners and freelancers around the world?


Location: Dumbo, Brooklyn, New York

Comp range: $90-$110K plus equity

Benefits: Healthcare with dental/vision options, pre-tax subway pass, gym membership discounts, company outings, etc.


Our mission:

https://www.asklorem.com/

Empower the modern day business owner to succeed with instant access to high-quality & affordable freelance talent. Build a global network of experts and enable freelance as the Future of Work.


Why this role exists:

This role is in charge of creating all visual creative assets to bring the Lorem brand to life.


What’s in it for me?

Get in early at a well-funded startup, hone your skills as a creative, and work with friendly people that get things done.

Required Experience

  • 5+ years in a design role at a fast-paced, data-driven company or agency with strong mentors to learn from.
  • Experience designing and building landing pages (Unbounce/Webflow/etc) and creating visual ad content from scratch.
  • Strategic + execution experience with a strong portfolio across multiple digital mediums.
  • Extra points if you’ve tried freelancing before and understand that perspective first-hand or have your own Shopify/Squarespace site and understand the customer perspective.

Objective Outcomes:

  • Translate brand into compelling design from concept to final production across all our digital platforms: website, landing pages, email newsletters, ad content, social, etc.
  • Maintain and elevate Lorem brand to stand out from competition and make customer acquisition easier.
  • A/B test multiple ideas to optimize campaigns for better results.
  • Write compelling copy for ads and landing pages.
  • Interview customers to get qualitative feedback on how we can improve our brand.

Core Competencies:

  • Strong design sense and clean, modern aesthetic.
  • Not married to one design style and able to mold content/message depending on the medium.
  • High throughput in brainstorming (here’s 10 quick ideas/sketches) with intense focus/attention to detail in final production.
  • Wear a lot of different hats and interact with a lot different people.
  • Independent and confident enough to create things from scratch without approval or assistance.

Hard Skills:

  • Strong graphic/web design skills: Photoshop, Illustrator, Sketch.
  • Relevant digital experience + understanding of funnels: paid social, email, content, etc.
  • Must be able to design/build landing pages: Webflow, Unbounce.
  • Excellent written communication + copywriting.
  • Bonus: HTML/CSS. + CMS (WordPress) experience.
  • Bonus: photography + video.

Personal + Professional Attributes:

  • Motivated & driven
  • Passionate & high-energy
  • Intellectual honesty
  • Curious
  • Not afraid to fail
  • Comfortable without big team/resource support
  • Can’t be easily “blocked”
  • Values good design