Graphic Designer

Friendship Church

job description

Position:  Graphic Designer (Exempt Position)

Reports to: Communications Director

Hours: 40 Hours Per Week

 

Summary Description:

This position produces visual solutions to the communication needs of the ministries of Friendship Church. The Graphic Designer creates and produces professional quality digital and printed promotional materials, and assists with website, videos, app and social media.

 

Overview of Job:


  • Work with Communications Director to develop print and digital designs for church ministries and events such as brochures, catalogs, mailers, posters, postcards, signs, ads, logos, table tents, website graphics, apparel, banners, promotional giveaways, video graphics, app buttons, social media graphics, etc.

  • Create and print all promotional materials in house or outsource as needed

  • Maintain fresh and interesting content that is accurate and current, reflecting Friendship’s values and branding standards in everything produced

  • Design Sunday morning graphics including the sermon slides, PowerPoint backgrounds, and postcards

  • Produce ministry stationery, such as letterhead, envelopes, business cards, etc. and maintain the design guide and communications standards

  • Work with the Webmaster and Communications Director to maintain/improve website and app

  • Work with the Communications Assistant on various projects

  • Work with the Video Specialist on graphics for videos

  • Work with the Communications Director to maintain social media images and content of sermon series, events, recaps, inspiration, etc.

  • Design advertising pieces for newspapers, direct mail, and social media

  • Work community events and large congregational events on occasion

  • Create and update building signage as needed, both internally and externally

  • Help manage social media accounts and moderate online services


 

Additional Responsibilities:


  • Work with the Communications Director to maintain Friendship Church communication and branding standards on all printed and web materials.

  • Assist other administrative staff members with layout software usage, etc.

  • Attend various conferences, seminars, classes, etc., as required to maintain design and website proficiency.

  • Attend internal meetings as required, such as the Communications and Creative Team meetings.

  • Various other responsibilities as required.


 

Personal Requirements:


  • Strong personal relationship with the Lord Jesus Christ

  • Proficient in Adobe software on a PC: Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, etc.

  • Familiar with Microsoft software such as Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, etc.

  • Associate Degree in Graphic Design

  • Three years of experience in Graphic Design

  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills; ability to work well with others and be a team player

  • Experience with a faith-based organization preferred

  • Attentive to detail and accuracy in editing and proofing

  • Must be willing to become a regular attender at Friendship Church



Visit our website at friendshipmn.org/employment to apply.

contact information

business: Friendship Church
contact: Sue Jacob
address: 12800 Marystown Road
Shakopee, MN 55379
phone: 952-447-8282 (Call Now)
website: http://www.friendshipmn.org