ReachLocal publishes over 10 million words per year on behalf of our clients. The WordPress Designers primary responsibility is to build a modern, cohesive, and responsive website that adheres to the clients brand. The Designer will work with a team of mockup designers, copywriters, and web developers to oversee the website build from start to launch. Part quality assurance, editor, and designer, the WordPress Designer will be an integral part of our presence team.
Job Skills & Responsibilities:
Create modern and flexible page layouts
Select website images suitable to the clients brand
Edit and optimize images
Work with Project Manager to ensure website is completed in timely manner
Stay up to date on modern trends
Strong understanding of best practices for UI/UX design
Capable of methodically sorting through an issue and finding the correct answer
Intellectually curiousinterested in being a knowledge resource for clients and teammates
Able to interpret data on reports and make recommendations to improve content
Solid time management skills
Able to organize and prioritize multiple simultaneous projects and clients in a fast-paced environment
Meet recurring and on-demand deliverable deadlines
Strong communication skills
Must be willing to be an authority figure when necessary
Must excel at explaining and simplifying complex concepts
Dedicated to meeting client expectations and requirements
Acts with customer in mind
Translates client needs into actionable goals and tasks
Must be very comfortable on the internet with major sites and tools
Must pick up technological concepts quickly
Understands digital marketing best practices
College degree in Communications, English, Marketing, Graphic Design, or equivalent military experience required
2-5 years professional experience
Must be proficient in MS Office Applications, Adobe Photoshop, and Adobe Illustrator
Familiarity with content marketing practices
Familiarity with html and css a plus
About ReachLocal, Inc.
At ReachLocal our mission is to help local businesses all over the world reach more local consumers online. Headquartered in Woodland Hills, CA, we have over 68 locations throughout the United States, Canada, Australia, the United Kingdom, Germany, the Netherlands, Japan, and Brazil.
ReachLocal is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants for all job openings are welcome and will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, or any other basis protected by state, federal or local law. It is the intent of the Company to comply with all applicable federal, state and local legislation concerning equal opportunity in employment.
This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of all activities, duties or responsibilities required of the employee.