Graphic Designer/Senior Graphic Designer

September 17, 2021

Are you looking to join a creative, fun, award-winning design team that is committed to educating and motivating people — through powerful marketing and communications — to build movements and create a better world? As part of our expanding creative department, The Hatcher Group seeks a talented and dynamic graphic designer who is as passionate and energized about design as we are. 

This role will help shape and maintain the graphic identity of clients’ campaigns, services, products, and marketing materials. In this role you will be involved in projects from kickoff to completion, and responsible for managing the design phase, including visual concept, layout, illustration, photo selection and manipulation, and preparing digital files for print or web use. The selected candidate will also be expected to contribute positively to a team environment rooted in the firm’s core values, upholding our community guidelines.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Design digital campaign content, including social media graphics, email marketing templates, web banner ads, etc. 
  • Design and maintain websites 
  • Create brochures, flyers, reports, logos, advertisements, infographics, presentation material, and environmental graphics such as transit posters and event graphics. 
  • Work on multiple projects simultaneously  
  • Create high-quality deliverables in a fast-paced work environment  
  • Communicate and collaborate with the team to develop design strategies  

Minimum Qualifications and Skills:

  • A bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience  
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Cloud and working in a Mac environment 
  • Knowledge of HTML, CSS, UX Design, JavaScript, content management system 
  • Strong sense of layout, typography, form, color, imagery, and composition  
  • Compelling portfolio that demonstrates beautiful and problem-solving design solutions 
  • Solid understanding of the print processes and prepress  
  • Proficiency in InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop, Sketch, XD, InVision, and WordPress  
  • Experience with the Microsoft Office suite – Word, Excel, and PowerPoint – and the use of themes and templates 
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills 
  • Ability to take direction, work efficiently with a team, and adhere to tight deadlines 
  • Experience creating motion graphics using After Effects is a plus!  

About The Hatcher Group

The Hatcher Group is a full-service communications and marketing firm, powered by purpose. We are hard-working, visionary strategists with big hearts who delight in the power of communications and good ideas. Our award-winning team includes persuasive storytellers, smart digital media strategists, savvy public relations professionals, accomplished multimedia designers, inventive visual artists, inspired event planners, and compassionate policy advocates.

Our proud commitment to building a diverse, equitable, and inclusive workplace drives our organizational culture and allows us to deliver exceptional work. 

Hatcher is a Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, with offices in Baltimore and Annapolis.

Hatcher is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.

How to Apply:

Please send resume and cover letter to info@thehatchergroup.com.