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Shepherd's Gate Church

Graphic Design Assistant

Shepherd's Gate Church
Shelby Township, Michigan, United States

Date Posted: 10/07/2015
Categories: Communications - Media/Technology - Other
Denominations: Christian Church
Church Size: 1001 to 1500
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:

Title: Graphic Design Assistant

Reports To: Creative Arts Coordinator

Date: September 1, 2015


Job Description

Shepherd’s Gate Church is looking for a graphic designer to assist our Creative Arts Coordinator in all aspects related to design within and outside the church. A great portfolio will get you in the door, but having an eye for detail and ability to continually think outside the box will help you flourish.






  • Collaborate with the Creative Arts Coordinator to design all art and promotional materials related to church-wide activities with a high standard of creativity, excellence and effectiveness.
  • Work with outside vendors on production of design materials.
  • Create various collateral pieces for SG ministries and church.
  • Assist with the development of the SG brand as well as branding other ministries.
  • Assist with monitoring the look, vibe and feel of all promotional materials representing SG.



  • Assist with development of system to organize, prioritize and communicate promotional items
    related to SG.
  • Assist with creating communication strategies to market, inform and promote teaching series, big events and other campaigns as assigned.


Social Media

  • Create eye-catching designs to post on all Shepherd’s Gate social media platforms, which include Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Vimeo.
  • Assist with increasing followers on various social media outlets including but not limited to, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Blogs.
  • Schedule and post images to social media platforms as directed.



  • Assist with designing web banners, promotions, etc. for the SG website.
  • Continually monitor SG website to ensure content is current and up-to-date.





  • Provide a professional portfolio or tear sheets to show your skills.
  • Associate’s Degree, equivalent or working toward a degree in Graphic Design, Communications or related field.
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite programs, such as Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator.
  • Organized, creative thinker and highly productive, working in a fast-paced environment.
  • A passion for design and willingness to work in a group atmosphere.
  • Proven ability to take projects from beginning to end.
  • Organized and able to manage multiple projects.