Graphic Designer (Contract)

9 days ago
$30 - $40/hour (Estimated)RemoteChildren and Family Futures

Children and Family Futures (CFF) is a not-for-profit organization that is seeking to contract with an experienced Graphic Designer. The successful applicant will have experience with data visualization to communicate information clearly and efficiently, using statistical graphics, plots, information graphics and other tools. The Graphic Designer is responsible for creating visual concepts to communicate ideas that inform CFF’s mission on striving to prevent child abuse and neglect while improving safety, permanency, well-being and recovery outcomes for children, parents and families affected by trauma substance use and mental health disorders.

The Graphic Designer will work within a team of CFF staff to develop various products such as printed materials. The Operations Manager will oversee the contract and deliverables for this contract position.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work directly with Project Director to determine the scope of a project
  • Determine the message the design should portray
  • Create images that identify a product or convey a message
  • Develop graphics for product illustrations, logos and websites
  • Select colors, images, text styles and layout
  • Incorporate changes recommended into the final design
  • Review designs for error before printing or publishing them
  • Takes ownership of a project from concept to completion

Experience/Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Fine Art Design, Marketing or related discipline; recent graduates welcome to apply
  • Must have extensive experience with Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign, specifically with mockups and web design
  • Two plus years in professional design, preferably with a creative agency
  • Adaptive design eye and skill
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to absorb and apply constructive criticism

The position is for an independent contractor. We are located in Lake Forest, California. Pay rate range is commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Job Type: Contract

Experience:

  • Photoshop, Illustrator: 1 year (Required)
  • marketing: 1 year (Required)

Contract Length:

  • Varies

Full Time Opportunity:

  • No

Work Location:

  • Fully Remote
  • One location

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Adaptable/flexible -- enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction