About TwoTone Creative

TwoTone Creative is a small design agency in West Des Moines, IA. We work with clients and other marketing firms on their design and marketing initiatives. A typical work week at TwoTone may consist of branding work (logos, stationery, branding guideline creation), web design in Photoshop, content upload, and design within WordPress and SquareSpace, print publication design for annual reports, magazines, and marketing materials. We also design and manage social media channels for our clients. We are looking for experienced, creative, and fun individuals to join the TwoTone Team. This position is a contract offer, however, there are opportunities to grow in pay and position.

You will be working from my home with another designer and myself – so if that makes you uncomfortable, you can stop reading now 🙂

Why TwoTone is Awesome

  • Flexible work schedule, but ideally working 30-40 hours/week Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
  • Casual atmosphere
  • Free Coffee
  • Opportunities to learn new skills, apps, softwares and processes
  • Room for growth in the company

Extra Skills that would be awesome, but not required

  • Vector Illustration Capabilities
  • Experience with designing websites in Photoshop
  • Experience working with, editing, uploading Podcasts
  • Experience with Social Media Management
  • Web Development Knowledge, Back-end of WordPress, SquareSpace editing, coding
  • CSS, HTML Knowledge

Required Skills

  • Mac Proficient
  • Skilled in Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign
  • Must be willing to work from home office in West Des Moines
  • Local to the Des Moines, IA area or willing to relocate
  • Uses good judgment and works with integrity
  • Works independently and quickly in Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign
  • Comfortable working with Christian non-profit clients
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to quickly change from one project to another
  • Adeptness with learning new apps and software
  • The ability to meet deadlines in a high-pressure environment
  • Consistency regardless of project size
  • Good organizational skills that support the rest of the team
  • The motivation to maintain and improve design standards
  • The willingness to listen to feedback and use it to improve
  • Punctual and dependable

Responsibilities

  1. Communicating with clients on project details
  2. Designing for a wide variety of clients with a high level of detail
  3. Designing quickly and efficiently without loss of quality
  4. Being organized and responsive via email, Basecamp, and Skype
  5. Working and solving problems independently and knowing when to ask questions
  6. Print Design, Web Design, Social Media, Content upload, Branding, etc

The Five Core Attributes We Look For

  • Humble: Self-aware and respectful
  • Empathetic: Acts with compassion and respect for customers, partners and colleagues
  • Adaptable: Innately Curious, life-long learner
  • Remarkable: Remarkably helpful. Remarkably resourceful. Remarkably effective. Sense of ownership
  • Transparent: Open and honest with self and others

Think You're a Good Fit?

Email Jenny Cross at jenny@twotonecreative.com with the following:

  • Why you’re interested in this opportunity
  • A clickable link to your portfolio
  • PDF of your resume
  • What piece in your portfolio are you most proud of and why?