Contract Designer - (Remote US)

ABOUT OUR COMPANY

Kanopi Studios is a Design, Development & Support Agency with a fully distributed team of 45 people who are experts in Drupal & WordPress.

We design, build, and support websites for clients who want to make a positive impact.

All done with craftsmanship, a bit of whimsy, and the desire for a better web.

As our business continues to grow rapidly, so does our team. We’re excited to announce this opportunity to join our team as a Contract Designer.

ABOUT THE JOB

As a Contract Designer, you will work closely with Kanopi’s teams to design and create beautiful front­end experiences, tackling complex creative problems in a fun and team-oriented environment. You will not only contribute to our clients’ needs, but your design expertise will also contribute to the Kanopi Studios website and other marketing and communications materials used to promote the company. You will create stunning website layouts, user interfaces, and exceptional user experience using a strategic approach based on agreed-upon goals, user stories, and other project parameters. You have a deep understanding of information flow, readability, and interface usability principles to create design solutions that are not only visually beautiful but also translate into highly functional, legible, and easy to use web pages and user interfaces. The Contract Designer reports to Jessica Skewes, Director of Ideation & Strategy.

Requirements

Your typical work week might include:

  • Guiding conversations, assisting clients in fine-tuning page goals, strategy, and brand positioning.
  • Creating and modifying wireframes and designs based on approved strategy, branding, page goals, research and user persona findings.
  • Anticipating and flagging issues, requests or other factors that could alter a project’s scope of work, budget, timelines, etc.
  • Providing final files in an appropriate format for themers. Being available to answer questions that may arise in the process of executing designs.