Website / Visual Designer

Design · Remote, Georgia
Department Design
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Entry-level

ABOUT BRIGHTFIRE


BrightFire is the leading digital marketing provider for insurance agencies in the United States. We’re committed to providing our clients with customer service they love and solutions that deliver results. We offer insurance agency websites, social media marketing, reviews & reputation management, pay-per-click advertising, and local listings management.


To learn more about BrightFire, visit our website at www.brightfire.com.


ABOUT THE POSITION


BrightFire is seeking a talented Website / Visual Designer to join our growing team who has a passion for all things design, usability, and user experience. You have an eye for creating great-looking websites and the skills to make them a reality. You have a strong understanding of the latest industry trends and best practices that can be applied to BrightFire’s client websites. By collaborating with the Customer Success and Design teams, you will be responsible for ensuring the websites we build exceed our clients’ expectations and provide a great user experience.


The Website / Visual Designer must have knowledge and expertise of WordPress. The perfect candidate must be able to work independently, take direction, and be able to handle multiple projects at once. 


This full-time position is remote in the USA only. 


RESPONSIBILITIES


  • Work closely with the Design and Customer Success team members to design custom WordPress websites for our clients.
  • Together with our Project Managers, you’ll work with our clients to understand key information about their business, their design preferences, and marketing goals. 
  • As part of the Design Team, you’ll offer our clients inspiration and web design advice on best practices to help avoid design and usability issues down the road. 
  • Communicate with clarity, effectively articulating your design decisions within the BrightFire team, while being open to constructive feedback, knowing that collaboration will only make the final product better for the client.
  • Design websites that incorporate other important concepts into design such as Search Engine Optimization, conversion science, ADA & WCAG compliance, and usability.
  • Design responsive layouts for mobile, tablet, and desktops.
  • Work with in-house Development team when needed to deploy websites.
  • Produce design assets for use in customer social media channels.
  • Stay up-to-date on the latest trends and best practices in web design.


QUALIFICATIONS


  • 2+ years of relevant experience building customer-facing websites.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Art Design/Web Design/Creative Multimedia or equivalent.
  • Familiarity with WordPress.
  • Proficiency in Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, or any other visual design and wire-framing tools.
  • Strong portfolio demonstrating your knowledge and experience in web design.
  • Basic proficiency in HTML and CSS.
  • Strong understanding of design concepts such as mobile-first, responsive, hierarchy, color, typography, layout, interactivity, grid systems, UI, and UX.
  • Ability to incorporate other important concepts into design such as SEO, conversion science, ADA & WCAG compliance, and usability.
  • Ability to work independently and in collaboration with others.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills, including attention to precise details.


BONUS POINTS


  • Experience working with popular WordPress page builders, particularly Elementor.
  • Design agency background is a strong plus.


OFFERING


  • Competitive Salary
  • Annual Performance Bonus
  • Competitive Paid Time Off Policy
  • Approximately 10 Paid Holidays Per Year + 2 Floating Holidays
  • Retirement Plan 401k + 4% Company Matching
  • 100% Paid Employee Health Insurance
  • Flexible Work Schedules
  • Provided A Company Laptop
  • Remote Work (USA Only)
  • Discounted Vision and Dental Insurance Available


BrightFire is an equal opportunity employer and our team is the foundation of our company. The collective sum of the individual differences, life experiences, knowledge, inventiveness, innovation, self-expression, unique capabilities, and talent that our dedicated staff invests in their work represents a significant part of not only our culture, but our reputation and achievement as well.


All aspects of employment including the decision to hire, promote, discipline, or discharge, will be based on merit, competence, performance, and business needs. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical​​​ condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or ​expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law. BrightFire will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics.

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  • Location
    Remote, Georgia
  • Department
    Design
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Entry-level