Graphic Designer/Senior Graphic Designer

March 23, 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 kind, 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.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include:

  • 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

Qualifications and Desired 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
  • Strong sense of layout, typography, form, color, imagery, and composition
  • Experience designing logos and brand systems for multiple campaigns and organizations
  • 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
  • Knowledge of the UX Design process
  • Experience with the Microsoft Office suite – Word, Excel, and PowerPoint – and the use of themes and templates
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Capacity to thrive working both independently and in collaborative, team-based environments
  • 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 Hatcher

Hatcher is a team of hard-working and visionary strategists with big hearts who delight in the power of communications and good ideas. Our award-winning team includes persuasive storytellers, digital media experts, public relations pros, creative visual artists, clever event planners, and passionate policy advocates. But above all, we are partners.

Our proud commitment to building a diverse, equitable, and inclusive workplace not only drives our organizational culture, but allows us to deliver exceptional multidimensional work.

The Hatcher Group is a women-owned small business (WOSB) headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, with offices in Baltimore and Annapolis, who support nonprofit, foundation, and government clients working on progressive issues including education reform, economic opportunity, social justice, and the environment, among others.

To apply, please send a cover letter, resume and a link to your portfolio to