[8/23/19] This position has been filled. However, you may apply to be considered for future openings. Found it Digital is looking for a Freelance Web Designer. We’re looking to work with someone who has the creative eye and technical understanding to plan the UX and design the UI, along with functionality and interactions, in order to meet the needs of various website projects on a contractual basis. As a Web Designer you’ll work closely with the Digital team to create custom templates for Shopify, Squarespace and Wordpress websites. 

Freelance Web Designer

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2 to 4 years of professional experience designing websites

Technical Skills

Information Architecture, Sitemaps, Navigation, Prototyping, Wireframes
Adobe Photoshop, Adobe XD, Invision, Dropbox, Teamwork
(Bonus) Familiar with content management systems: Shopify, Squarespace, Show It, and Wordpress
(Bonus) HTML, CSS, JavaScript, JQuery — PHP and JSON-T would be great, too!

Qualifications

In this role you’ll be working closely with the digital team and our clients to translate their ideas and user requirements into sitemaps, wireframes, mood boards, and design comps. You’ll need to be able to create and present effective design solutions while following a design brief, content strategy, and brand identity standards. You’ll also be able to effectively communicate your design to developers via detailed Adobe XD mockups.

Our ideal candidate will be able to work as part of a team and be comfortable collaborating on multiple projects. We’re looking for someone with exceptional problem-solving and organizational skills and the ability to manage your own time and give accurate time estimates. This person can be located anywhere in the U.S. and will be on-call as needed to meet project requirements.

Detailed Requirements

Produce hours estimates and scopes of work from bullet point requirement specs
Review project briefs and research client’s website and business
Deliver and assist clients in the completion of business and design surveys
Conduct content audits of client websites and marketing materials
Discuss and present project strategy and tactical options with the client
Recommend sitemap sections and pages based on discovery resources
Create navigation layouts and outlines based on sitemap recommendations
Quickly prototype complex website features 
Discuss and present architecture options with the client
Format and clean up low quality logo, photo, and copy assets
Enter content to website pages and modules using chosen CMS
Find and purchase stock photography and typography
Work with copywriters on content development deliverables
Search for inspirational website examples
Find typography, colors, photography, textures and icons options
Produce and revise mood boards and design comps
Get and translate creative feedback from team members and clients
Discuss and present deliverables with the client

Bonus

Create, test, and install exact HTML/CSS templates chosen CMS
Set up web pages, menus, and other website components on chosen CMS
Configure modules, e-commerce, and marketing components on chosen CMS
Test and review completed websites before delivering to the client
Discuss and present website with the client
Create written documentation, produce screencast presentations, or conduct live training session for clients on how to update website content as needed