Senior Designer

Her Campus Media is looking for an experienced, talented, and passionate Senior Designer to join us full-time in our Boston headquarters beginning immediately. As the leading college media and marketing company, we conceptualize and execute original integrated marketing campaigns for the world’s top brands such as Apple, IKEA, L’Oreal Paris, ASOS and more. Our designers create the award-winning visual solutions for these programs, collaborating with a cross-functional team from across the company. The team also serves a variety of in-house design needs ranging from brand identity development and marketing to editorial and social media design, all furthering our mission to reach and empower college women in every aspect of their lives.

Our fast-paced environment offers the ability and expectation for you to work on a variety of projects in a multimedia landscape with an unparalleled level of autonomy and potential for growth. As Senior Designer, you’ll also lead our small but mighty team of ambitious designers, freelancers, and interns, and work closely with our co-founder/Creative Director to expand our brand across new audiences and platforms. This is a one-of-a-kind opportunity for a true design all-star who excels with his or her own work and also thrives in a leadership and management role.

Send us your portfolio and tell us why you want to work at Her Campus Media!

Responsibilities:

  • Conceptualize and execute out-of-the-box designs for integrated marketing campaigns

  • Art direct and produce creative for in-house design needs

  • Hire and manage members of the design team

  • Identify, research, and implement relevant design trends, innovations, and technologies

  • Maintain internal documentation of best practices

This position includes a base salary plus opportunities for performance bonuses, with benefits including Blue Cross Blue Shield health insurance, dental and vision insurance, 401k plan with company matching, commute stipend, unlimited vacation days, generous number of company-wide paid holidays, fun yet focused office environment, and more.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in graphic design or other relevant field

  • 4+ years experience working as a graphic designer at an advertising agency, media brand, or similar client-facing environment, including 1+ years in a management role

  • Diverse portfolio that demonstrates outstanding creativity and technical skill

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Highly efficient yet detail-oriented approach to work

  • Ability to work well independently and collaborate effectively in team settings

  • Bonus points for skills in animation (After Effects), copywriting, and/or HTML/CSS

  • Share Her Campus Media core values of Overachieving, Entrepreneurial, Innovative, Action-Oriented, Collaborative, and Passionate

Additional Information

Please submit a cover letter and portfolio along with your application.

Please note: Her Campus Media hopes to recruit and advance minorities, women, LGBTQ+, persons with disabilities, and veterans—we welcome and encourage all applicants. Our goal is for our team and culture to reflect the diversity of the global community of women we serve.