Sep 04, 2019

Web Designer

  • Gospel for Asia
  • Wills Point, TX, USA
Full time Ministry Jobs Web Design

Job Description

Go to  https://www.gfa.org/joinstaff click on the "Apply Now" button to fill out an initial application and to attach your resume and cover letter.

Gospel for Asia is seeking an experienced Web Designer with a heart for transforming the lives of the impoverished and hurting through Jesus Christ. This is an opportunity to let God put your talents to use in a Christ-focused ministry with an enormous eternal impact. 

 

Essential Functions:

  • Work with internal online team, marketing team and external agencies to drive the look and feel of GFA’s digital platforms
  • Design, create, and optimize graphic content for social media, online ads, emails, articles and website use
  • Oversee the creation and maintenance of digital assets for use by the organization
  • Research, select and customize appropriate photography per project from GFA’s vast digital media library to reflect marketing message
  • Edit photography quickly and save for future manipulation by team members
  • Design by stated brand guidelines and suggest guidelines where none exist
  • Translate project objectives into cohesive design elements across all touchpoints of a user’s digital journey

Ability to:

  • Translate organization requirements into intuitive user interfaces
  • Work on multiple projects simultaneously and manage time effectively to meet deadlines
  • Understand or learn basics of responsive web design for proper digital asset creation
  • Present mockups and complete designs that show an understanding of the organization and users’ needs
  • Lead projects from concept to completion. Apply best practices in user interface and interactive design, including image optimization

Knowledge of:

  • Adobe Creative Suite, primarily Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
  • Sketch of similar UX design tool (Sketch, Figma, Adobe XD, Invision, etc.)
  • Layouts, graphic fundamentals, typography & limitations of the web
  • UX design, brand development, interactive design and creative process
  • Marketing campaigns and ways design supports digital channels
  • Storytelling through digital design
  • Basic video editing tools

Benefits of the position:

  • Have designs seen by more than 20 million people each year (GFA’s digital reach in 2018 was over 23 million.)
  • Garner awareness and exposure for the needs of billions through your designs, and that helps millions each year.

Other Qualifications

  • Has a personal relationship with Jesus Christ.
  • Education: BA/BS or equivalent practical experience.
  • 3+ years in graphic design work with an emphasis on digital.

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