Content Marketing & Design Associate

Start Date: Immediate
Language(s): English
Location: Estelí, Nicaragua

Overview:

The Content Marketing & Design Associate will help design and develop a wide range of content marketing material for various Global Brigades initiatives, including brand visual identity systems, brochures, presentations, infographics, branded merchandise, responsive landing pages, email newsletter copy, storyboards designed to pitch concepts, and occasionally video/motion graphics.

Based on performance, the Content Marketing & Design Associate will have the opportunity to extend his/her contract, or apply for other positions within Global Brigades. We encourage individuals looking to build a career with Global Brigades to apply.

Responsibilities:

  • Produce creative assets based on brand guidelines and visual direction
  • Incorporate creative feedback in a timely manner
  • Ensure quality and consistency of production-ready assets
  • Create original presentations from scratch that stand out and successfully communicate business information
  • Develop compelling templates that are easy to use by students and staff across the organization
  • Help grow our asset library of photos and creative assets – allowing for broader organization access and efficiency
  • Always be ready, willing, and able to jump in and help other staff/stakeholders with various marketing campaigns and initiatives
  • Maintain knowledge of design trends and their potential application to our brand

 

Required Qualifications:

  • Highly proficient in computer applications: Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Suite, Google Suite
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience of graphic design and/or production art experience
  • Willingness to commit to at least 12 months living in Nicaragua
  • Thrives in both local and virtual office environments
  • Organized, flexible, patient and self motivated
  • Passion for good design, advertising, and art

 

Recommended Qualifications:

  • Past experience with Global Brigades
  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field
  • Experience with E-Commerce platforms
  • Experience living abroad
  • Formal leadership experience or training
  • Project management experience
  • Specialized experience in any of the following categories:  higher education, event planning, marketing, social media, communications
  • An interest in pursuing a career in international development, non-profit management, education, event planning, and related fields
  • Impeccable visual design aesthetic with an eye for color, composition, and typography
  • Knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript is a plus

 

Compensation & Logistics:

  • Staff member lives and works in program office in Estelí, Nicaragua.
  • Monthly salary
  • Receives work computer and cell phone
  • Emergency Health insurance provided
  • Health insurance subsidy of $150/month (restrictions apply)
  • Flight to/from program country provided at beginning/end of contract
  • Visa and/or residency costs provided
  • Associates cover their own housing (GB provides options and support)
  • Reimbursements provided for Spanish lessons

 

The Content Marketing & Design Associate reports directly to the Communications Associate.

Apply for the position

  • Please use a non .edu email address.
  • Indicate your earliest available start date.
  • Please indicate your Spanish level.
  • Please upload a cover letter.
    Accepted file types: pdf.
  • Please submit your most current resume.
    Accepted file types: pdf.