GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Elevate Church
Erie, Pennsylvania, United States


Date Posted: 06/11/2018
Categories: Church Staff - Communications - Media/Technology
Denominations: Non-Denominational
Church Size: 1501 to 2000
Job Type: Part-Time

Job Description:

ABOUT ELEVATE

Elevate Church is a large, non-denominational, ARC church plant in Erie, PA that exists to see people far from God reach their full potential in Jesus.  At Elevate, we desire to take people on a journey to know God, find freedom, discover purpose, and make a difference. In our first six years, Elevate has grown to see 1500 attenders each week and is getting ready to launch our second location in the fall of 2018.

 
JOB OVERVIEW

The graphic designer will be responsible for creating original, powerful media for sermon series, major events, and church activities. She/he will work closely with the Lead Pastor, Executive Director, and other members of the Creative Arts team in designing print/website media, marketing materials, large format signage, and more. The ideal candidate must be able to create effective designs for a diverse range of audiences.

The designer must be able to quickly transition from one project to another, and be able to manage multiple projects while meeting deadlines. This creative must be able to work well others as an encouraging and supportive team member.

Proficiency in Mac OS X and Adobe Creative Suite, including Photoshop, Illustrator, WordPress and InDesign (CS6 and CC). After Effects and Premiere experience a plus. Designer should have a solid foundation of industry best practices, and be able to work efficiently as an individual as well as part of a team. Hours are Monday-Friday, 40 hours a week.

 
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Conceptualize ideas and concepts with Lead Pastor and Creative Arts team to brand sermon series, as well as create marketing collateral, new designs, layouts, logos, and more.
  • Receive projects with design direction from Staff Members and complete them on time and with attention to detail.
  • Clear, collaborative, and responsive communication with Lead Pastor, Creative Arts team, and church staff.

 

Role Model in Personal Life

  • Model biblical community in his relationships (Matt 5:23-24, Matt 18:15-17, Eph 4:25-32).
  • Model biblical family life before the body (Eph 5:22-6:4).
  • Model biblical integrity in all things (1 Tim 6:11-12).


JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Three years experience in graphic design.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in an area of concentration that has equipped him/her for design work.

 

*Any qualified candidate must align with the vision, core values, and doctrinal statement of Elevate Church.
 

Applicants should email their resume to kelsey@elevatechurch.com along with pdf samples or link to online portfolio.

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