Graphic Designer (Contract)

Washington, District Of Columbia

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Are you a skilled graphic designer ready to deliver major impact through digital/social advocacy campaigns?

TorchLight is looking for a Graphic Designer (Contract) for a national organization in Washington, D.C. Read on for details on this exciting position.


Washington, DC area

Citizenship or a permanent residency card in the U.S. to be an eligible candidate for this opportunity.

Role responsibilities:

  • Create high impact graphics for digital and social channels including photos, static and motion graphics, data visualizations and videos
  • Brainstorm video ideas with team and support video production and distribution
  • Follow style and messaging direction for all visuals and campaigns
  • Recommend visual content ideas for testing
  • Partner with internal teams and external agencies to deliver engaging design that meets expectations including timelines, quality, as well as brand/ messaging/multicultural standards
  • Provide offline artwork for campaigns as needed

Skills needed:

  • 1+ years of experience in advocacy or political campaign work
  • High-level proficiency at Adobe Creative Suite design tools
  • Ability to create engaging social media graphic elements
  • Working knowledge of video creation and editing
  • Adept at basic campaign copywriting
  • Highly engaged in social media channels
  • Strong project management skills
  • Beautiful portfolio including digital design and copywriting samples
  • Mac and PC experience required

Length of contract:

12 month

Additional Information

TorchLight Hire matches qualified candidates like you with contract and permanent marketing, communications, creative, and digital roles that are a professional and cultural fit. We offer our contractors industry-leading benefits like medical insurance, 401(k) plans and others.

TorchLight values diversity, equity and inclusion of people of all backgrounds, perspectives and experience — including our full-time employees, contractors and clients. Read more about our commitment to diversity.

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