Heights The Agency: Midweight Graphic Designer (Contract)

Headquarters: Cayman Islands
URL: https://heights.agency

Graphic Designer (Mid-weight) CONTRACT
At Heights, we work across a wide range of industries to create brand identities, robust creative for strategic campaigns, and impactful digital assets. We create concepts through collaboration and investigation to propose and refine ideas that aren’t expected.

Working across print and digital marketing you will be sculpting brands and engaging audiences across a broad sector of clients including retail, tourism, automotive and premium consumer brands. 

The contracted Graphic Designer works closely with the Senior Designer and Team Leads thinking holistically about creative solutions to client problems, not just the visuals. 

In this role you must demonstrate strong conceptual, craft, and communication skills. You take initiative and are capable of expanding Height’s visual worlds. You’ll have a genuine interest in insights into sector, market and consumer trends, and be able to visualize this through awesome design.

The right fit is ambitious, personable, and is looking to create resonant, boundary-pushing work as part of a multidisciplinary like-minded team of professionals. 

What you’ll do at Heights
Support the creative team, working with the Team Leads to deliver creative and strategic brand communications and accurately interpret briefs. 

  • Ability to develop great concepts, visually and thematically, and execute them at a high level, expressing individual creativity often to tight deadlines. 
  • Conceptualise across a variety of brand activations, from campaign and POS to experiential design including (but not limited to) typography, brand assets, social media design, digital design, print assets, etc.
  • Design from concept to completion, with beautiful craft and attention to detail, across any brand touchpoint
  • Work on multiple projects across industries, refining and developing all aspects of the chosen design and/or campaign concept in coordination with the wider team.
  • Play a roll at any stage of a project, from immersion to implementation.
  • Balance creative requirements with brand and client business objectives.
  • Ability to present your designs in a convincing and easily understandable manner. 

About you
  • 5+ years’ professional experience as a graphic designer   
  • Mastery of Adobe Creative Suite’s visual programs
  • Google Web Designer / HTML5 Ads experience
  • Experience working in, or with, an agency or similar environment preferred. 
  • Impressive portfolio of work. 
  • Ability to translate business goals into innovative, meaningful, and differentiated digital, interactive, social and viral brand experiences.
  • Focused on the craft and passionate about learning new skills.
  • Strong comfort level with an iterative design process, and an openness to constructive feedback. 
  • Highly collaborative and resourceful, a self-starter attitude with an excitement to work in a fast-paced, low-ego environment.
  • Strong organizational skills, including close attention to detail and the ability to juggle multiple projects at once
  • Passion for service with best-in-class support, responsiveness, and problem-solving

Nice to haves
  • Animation / Motion design experience preferred 
  • Web design experience a plus

The Job
  • Job Type: Freelance, Contract Position 
  • Location: Remote | UTC -3 to -9 | Partial Overlap with Cayman Islands by at least 3 hours between 9AM-1PM. 
  • Estimated Duration: 6-12 months
  • Estimated Contract: 100 hours per month

Regardless of physical location, candidates must be willing to work on a schedule that provides at least 3 hours of overlap per business day between the hours of 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM in Grand Cayman (UTC -5). 

This description is not intended, and should not be construed, to be an all-inclusive list of deliverables, responsibilities, skills or efforts associated with the contract. While this description is intended to be an accurate reflection of the requirements, we reserve the right to modify, add or remove, as necessary.

To apply: https://weworkremotely.com/remote-jobs/heights-the-agency-midweight-graphic-designer-contract