Graphic Designer

Posted

Job Type: Ministerial

Reports to: Director of Marketing & Public Relations

Position Description

This position will work closely with the Director of Marketing & PR to design and create both print and digital media for Catholic Charities of Eastern Oklahoma and Porta Caeli House. This includes materials for marketing, signage, events and other internal needs. The perfect candidate could work either part-time or on a contract basis, based on the mutual needs of the candidate and the organization, for an estimated 20 hours per week. Please submit portfolio of work with resume upon application.

As a ministerial representative of CCEOK it is expected that both professional and social behavior be aligned with the ethical and moral standards of the Catholic Church.  

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Pray daily for the needs of the poor; opportunities include personal prayer, daily Mass and/or adoration
  • Create graphics, layouts and designs for marketing, signage, events and internal needs
  • Ensure that all layouts and graphics designs conform to established brand standards of the organization while maintaining a high level of quality and visual appeal
  • Adhere to all relevant copyright law in the use and creation of products for the organization
  • Interpret and communicate effectively the mission of Catholic Charities
  • Other duties as assigned

Skills & Qualifications

  • Proficiency in design using Adobe Creative Suite products (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop required; After Effects and Premiere Pro a plus) and Microsoft Office products
  • Excellent written communication and organizational skills
  • Thoughtful receiver of constructive critique with ability to objectively process feedback to effectively evolve conversations and design
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with ability to clearly present ideas in all stages of design process
  • Work efficiently in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
  • Impeccable attention to detail
  • Understanding of social media and its impact
  • Understanding of print production a plus
  • Willingness to learn how to articulate Catholic teaching with a commitment to its application in the job function

Attributes

  • Commitment to the mission, vision, and values of Catholic Charities
  • Self-motivated, able to prioritize and zealous about meeting goals and deadlines
  • Ability to work independently and as a team member
  • Professionalism and respect for the dignity of all those we serve and all those who serve with us