LA2050
Meteorite

Graphic Designer

Employment type
Full-Time
Posted
28 days ago
Location
Los Angeles
Description

Meteorite builds coalitions and campaigns that drive social transformation. We align businesses, civil society and philanthropy around shared values and common purpose, and inspire unlikely partnerships that benefit people and communities.

Our clients are among the most influential and innovative philanthropic organizations and brands in the country. We amplify their work in civic engagement, public health and education, helping them achieve breakthrough results that merge purpose and profit. 

Meteorite conceived of and operates two signature initiatives:  

  • Health Action Alliance, a unique partnership between leading businesses, communications experts and public health organizations to strengthen the business community’s response to COVID-19, accelerate vaccine acceptance, advance health equity and rebuild public health.
  • Civic Alliance, a nonpartisan coalition of more than 1,000 companies that strengthens our democracy by inspiring every American to participate in shaping our country's future. 

Our team brings deep and diverse experience from business, philanthropy and government, and we approach each problem with fresh eyes, continuously moving forward, innovating, and improving.  At the heart of our work is impact; we aim to inspire positive change and achievement in people and communities we serve.  

Join us and let’s make impact, together. 

YOUR MISSION

As Meteorite’s in-house graphic designer, you will join a small team of passionate changemakers with deep experience designing and building coalitions that create positive social impact in the worlds of civic engagement, public health, and education. We are seeking candidates who can apply art, design, and copy layout skills to create visually engaging concepts such as logos, promotional and branding materials, communication media, and other print and digital materials.

You will be integrated seamlessly into our team, working closely with the digital content manager and the entire team in every stage of our work, from client proposal to launch, and the day to day maintenance and iteration phases.  All Meteorite team-members are expected to contribute to our strategic planning, offer new ideas, take ownership of assigned projects, and manage tight deadlines. 

Duties/ Responsibilities:

  • Collaborates with teammates, clients, Digital Content Manager, and/or other project participants to understand project assignment, audience, and intended message.
  • Creates original visual media that communicates the desired feeling or message in an engaging and unified way.
  • Chooses graphics, clip art, and stock photography, as appropriate; 
  • Selects fonts for written copy; produces sample layout for approval by client or other project participants.
  • Prepare drafts of design work and provides samples to colleagues and clients for review.
  • Revise projects as necessary based on collaborative feedback process. 
  • Manages print orders.
  • Maintain records of billable project time as required.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

 

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Proficient in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign or other similar design software. 
  • Organized with high attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently, anticipate needs, and meet tight deadlines.
  • Ability to work collaboratively as a member of a team. 
  • Views work product through a lens of diversity,  equity, and inclusion, challenging yourself, your teammates, and the entire firm to be antiracist 
  • Communicates regularly with colleagues on status, timeline, deliverables.
  • Ability to successfully organize, prioritize, and manage project workflow, juggle multiple tasks under tight deadline
  • Ability to make decisions in a changing environment--Experience working for a fast-paced organization, firm/agency or in an electoral campaign, a plus.
  • Strong team player that has a customer service approach and is solution-oriented
  • Ability to work individually and proactively, within a multi-disciplinary team
  • Passion for Meteorite’s mission

 

Compensation & Benefits

  • Meteorite is a fully remote organization, with team members in Los Angeles, Portland, Washington, DC and New York City. Candidate must be in the U.S., legally allowed to work in the U.S. and willing to keep PST schedule as needed. 
  • Our clients love us because of our commitment to quality, excellence, and professionalism at every level-- from our punctual and polished appearance on Zoom, to our factual and grammatically-correct content. 
  • We heavily leverage technologies such as Zoom, Slack, and Google Drive for team communication and collaboration.
  • Salary range: $70,000-$80,000 depending on experience. 
  • Comprehensive benefits and retirement plan offered.
To apply

Email a cover letter, resume and some examples of previous work to [email protected] In the subject line of your email, please type “Graphic Deigner” and where you saw this job post. 

Meteorite is deeply committed to creating an inclusive workplace where all team members and consultants feel welcomed and empowered. More than a commitment not to discriminate, we actively encourage applicants of diverse backgrounds and identities to apply. We believe diverse perspectives will make us better, and we enthusiastically welcome all applicants, no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, or abilities. We will consider qualified candidates with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the Fair Chance Act.