Freelance Senior Designer Mirum Shopper Chicago

Creative Chicago, Illinois


Position at Mirum Shopper

What is Mirum Shopper? 
We create experiences that shoppers want, and brands and retailers need. We represent the next generation of shopper marketing solutions for engaging the digitally savvy consumer. Mirum Shopper is part of the Mirum Agency’s new commerce activation platform, designed to change the way brands engage with consumers and shoppers. The platform combines tech, analytics, data, campaign planning, and creative services with social shopper, shopper engagement services, and the creation of original content – from branded videos to events, mobile and in-store platforms – to influence shoppers in new ways. And we’re looking for passionate people who want to help us make what’s next.

Freelance Senior Designer
As a Senior Designer, you will support our creative team in executing high-quality digital design and motion graphics for all client platforms. The right candidate will have meticulous attention to detail and be highly proficient in Adobe suite project workflow, specifically Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects and xD. Ultimately, you will be responsible for partnering with creative teams and other cross functional teams to drive the creation of on-brand, on-strategy retail merchandising materials, web designs and digital content for large promotional campaigns.

You’ll also have the opportunity to expand your skill set with additional digital design work—banners, website layouts, email designs and the like—so you’ll be valuable as an everyday visual designer as well. If you’re looking to grow with a talented group of creative individuals, read on. Mirum Shopper might be a great fit for you.

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Degree in Marketing, Graphic Design, Fine Arts, or related field
  • 3+ years of design experience at a creative agency or studio
  • Experience with After Effects and motion graphics
  • Experience with UX/UI and website design
  • Experience working in an integrated marketing setting or agency strongly preferred
  • Experience with QSR, Food, and/or Retail Marketing strongly preferred
  • Expertise in Photoshop, Illustrator, xD
  • InVision, Sketch and other rapid prototyping software strongly preferred
  • Attuned to design trends and tools
  • Has excellent design skills
  • Experience building all types of digital assets form banners to social media and website design
  • Good communication and problem-solving skills
  • Strong attention to detail

Key Tasks & Responsibilities:

  • Create high quality, engaging design and motion graphics with a considered eye for detail and creativity. Your work will be seen by millions
  • Design microsites and digital consumer promotions for all screens
  • Design digital marketing collateral – banners, social media assets
  • Happy to chip in with conceptual briefs when the opportunity arises
  • Be an advocate/champion for design and motion graphics in the agency and industry
  • Learns the brand, lives the brand, loves the brand
  • Develops an understanding of client brand guidelines
  • Shows the ability to deliver on-brand design solutions across all mediums
  • Presents work with confidence, passion, and crystal clarity
  • Continuously searches for new ideas and innovations to share with the team by staying current on industry, film, animation and market trends
  • Manages time efficiently
  • Communicates effectively with internal teams and managers to share progress of work through project life-cycle
  • Able to design and animate in a variety of styles

It is expected that you will perform additional duties and assume additional responsibilities as needed by the Company for the efficient operation of the Company. In addition, to adjust to changes in our business, it may become necessary to modify your job description, add to or remove certain duties and responsibilities, or reassign you to an alternate job position.

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