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Come join one of the fastest growing independently owned distributors in Northern California. We are looking for a full-time Digital Designer to join and support our branch in Dublin, CA.  

The Digital Designer represents the cornerstone for aesthetics and visual excellence for both our California Service Tool and Alameda Electrical Distributors brands. You will uphold the brand guidelines and execute designs that reinforce their recognition across print and digital mediums. Aside of being a visual storyteller, you’re a creative who can catch every misalignment, enjoys playing around with color palettes, experiments with grids and concepts, is passionate about typography, and possess an excellent understanding of visual principles. You have professional experience working in print, web & motion graphics. You can take direction and apply constructive criticism to your design process to further your professional growth and the growth of the brand. 

Benefits:

  • Competitive Pay: $85k-$90k base annual salary plus bonus
  • Telework Schedule
  • Medical, Dental, Free Vision Insurance
  • 401k with Employer Match
  • Basic Life Insurance, AD&D, and LTD Insurance
  • Paid Major Holidays and Paid Time Off
  • Commuter Benefits
  • ARC Fertility Program
  • Employee Wellness Program
  • Voluntary Benefits – Pet Insurance, Legal Plan, Student Loan Program, Additional Life and AD&D Insurance Coverage  

Essential Functions and Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate within the Marketing & Web Development teams to create dynamic and functional designs compatible with the latest trends
  • Develop assets driven by strategic input from management and feedback from customers to refine the users experience both online and in-store
  • Expand the multimedia footprint of the brand with video editing and motion graphics
  • Collaborate with Management to create quarterly catalogs as well as monthly flyers to support sales efforts across both businesses
  • Support Web Team by formatting wireframes for desktop & mobile
  • Design email marketing campaign assets for direct customer engagement
  • Create website banners in accordance with promotions and rewards opportunities
  • Other duties as assigned

Education and/or Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related design discipline
  • At least 5 years of experience in a professional environment
  • An online portfolio showcasing your talents, strengths, and experience in digital design
  • Experience in Motion Graphics and Video editing

Computer Skils:

  • Intermediate or better knowledge of personal computers and peripherals, word processing and spreadsheet software, e-mail and the Internet.
  • Highly proficient in Adobe Creative Suite – particularly Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign
  • Experience in Adobe Premier & After Effects
  • Figma
  • Microsoft Office
  • Mac User

Qualifications:

  • Ability to think through design and marketing problems to come to sophisticated solutions with a bold and creative aesthetic
  • Must have strong communication skills with the ability to present your ideas effectively in a collaborative, creative environment 
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and accomplish your tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Capable of working independently and in a team environment
  • Maintain the confidence of co-workers; company management, vendors, clients and contractors by keeping appropriate information confidential, as defines in the Company Handbook and in any other signed Confidentiality Agreements.
  • Read and comprehend complex instructions, detailed correspondence and memos.
  • Effectively communicate complex instructions, detailed correspondence and memos.
  • Effectively communicate information in one-on-one, small and large group situations to vendors, clients and other employees of the company.
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills to work with all levels of employees and external clients and resources.
  •  Excellent interpersonal skills with a keen attention to detail.

More about Alameda Electrical Distributors & California Service Tool: 

Over that last decade we have expanded to 15 locations throughout Northern and Central California and are ranked among the top 100 companies in our industry nationally. We focus on several key categories under two company brands, including tools, safety, specified products, electrical supplies, alternative energy, and automation. Our core markets served include: commercial and industrial contractors, and facility and OEM clients.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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