Join the Team Visual Designer

envisionit, an award-winning digital marketing agency based in Chicago, is seeking a spirited Visual Designer to join our growing team. Our clients span a number of industries from Emerging Tech to Travel & Leisure and our teams boast many talents across the ever-evolving spectrum of digital. We believe firmly you should enjoy what you do every day, so we make passion a priority. We develop campaigns built to compel and digital experiences that inspire engagement, providing the variety and challenges you crave. As a Visual Designer at envisionit, you will work alongside a tight-knit bunch of seriously talented people who genuinely like each other, have fun and work hard for the collective success. Not to mention, we have the backdrop of a pretty phenomenal view. Millennium Park, Lake Michigan, the Bean...inspiration is just a window glance away.

A brief POV on the role:

“I’m inspired by the visual world and enjoy developing thoughtful designs for websites and digital campaigns. I am great at communicating a brand through the visual lens and partner with writers and strategists to develop winning executions that accomplish results. When it comes to web design, I am strong at both the page-level experience as well as the overall brand application. I prioritize information, apply best practices for usability principles and ensure the site effectively supports conversion objectives.”

A few stand-out points:

  • You will have a true impact and say in what we recommend to our clients (it’s actually an expectation).

  • Our clients are motivated, so you will see the results of your work out in the world (no endless revision loops).

  • You will not get pigeonholed in one vertical. We have many exciting industries we work with!

Key functions:

  • Create memorable, stand-out visual experiences for digital platforms including web, email and online advertising

  • Work with digital channel experts to marry creative ideas with the appropriate technical application (social ads, banners, web templates, emails, etc)

  • Collaborate with writers to define layout and hierarchy of content based on goals and requirements

  • Create visual user experiences and branded assets for websites (web layouts, page templates, design systems, infographics, etc)

  • Ensure visual design follows best practices for usability and drives conversion goals

  • Apply visual identity systems to the web experience (i.e. color, photography, typography) 

  • Ensure web design systems are appropriately planned for and coordinated with developers

  • Work with Project Managers to ensure design effort remains within scope

What we’re looking for:

  • A passion for taking everyday digital interactions and transforming them into high-performing brand experiences

  • The ability to problem solve, think conceptually and deliver creative solutions

  • A team player that truly enjoys collaboration and working with people

  • Confidence in presenting work to internal and external stakeholders with solid strategic reasoning

  • Someone who is organized, self-motivated, able to keep a cool head and meet deadlines

  • Someone who can work with flexibility across design tools that include Adobe Creative Suite, InVision, Sketch and beyond; a willingness to learn new tools

  • Basic understanding of HTML/CSS/Javascript

  • A solid portfolio of digital work, to be included with submission

The ideal candidate for this position will have at least 3-5 years of professional digital experience.

 

Due to the high volume of applicants, we are not currently accepting phone calls about employment opportunities. In addition, we cannot pay for relocation expenses or act as an immigration sponsor at this time, nor is this position eligible for telecommuting. Please visit our website to learn more about envisionit.   

envisionit is an equal opportunity employer and works in compliance with both federal and state laws. Qualified candidates will be considered for employment regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. 

envisionit. Enjoy your agency™ 

To learn more about Enjoy your agency™, visit us on Instagram! (@envisionitagency) 

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“Smart, fun people. Caring leadership. Great work-life balance. Very transparent business that goes out of their way to encourage open communication. Impressive work quality and results - well beyond what I have seen at other agencies. Located next to millennium park with beautiful views of the city and lake..”

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