Worldnow Careers

Are you looking for a fast paced, creative environment where you can use your expertise to develop and market cutting-edge interactive and digital products? Then Worldnow has the opportunity for you.

Web Production / Visual Designer for our Local Sales Team

WorldNow is the leader in providing digital publishing and revenue solutions for local media companies.  The Local Sales Group works closely with our customers to develop  new revenue from multiple advertiser products and sales support services.   We lead the industry in generating revenue from Health and other key business categories with a custom sales approach developed for each market.   The Local Sales Group works directly with the local sales teams of our customers to implement the advertiser programs we help them sell. 
Our dynamic and growing department is looking for a talented Web Production / Visual Designer with a knack for communication and the ability to balancing the needs of both local advertisers and sales teams client. In this role, you will work directly with local sales teams to build advertiser micro-sites and related digital services in support of the programs being sold.

Primary Responsibilities Include:

  • Design
    • Design innovative and user-friendly interfaces to support new functionality for online products (desktop, and mobile)
    • Translate and maintain an effective online brand presence for each client, balanced with content layout and architecture that is ideal for the consumer.
    • Maintain, and support ongoing sites and supporting services.
    • Other design functions as requested.
  • Communication
    • Communicate with station’s sales executives on a regular basis to set up and evaluate local advertiser campaigns.
    • Establish, maintain and grow long term relationships with station sales executives and clients.
    • Generate and analyze advertiser web traffic - provide results to Regional Sales Directors and management
    • Provide reports and analysis to management, colleagues, and clients as requested 

Key Skill Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in graphic design or related field.
  • Minimum of 1-2 years experience in print and Web design.
  • Proficiency in the following software programs: Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and Dreamweaver as well as Microsoft Office for Mac/PC, including Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.
  • Working knowledge of HTML, CSS and jQuery, their feasibilities and limitations in terms of design a plus
  • Basic Understanding of a Content Management System
  • Candidate must be able to conceptualize and design promotional materials for web media.
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills are critical.
  • Excellent writing and copyediting skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent presentation skills are necessary, both internally with peers and managers, as well as externally with clients.
  • Strong project and process management skills
  • Ability to think creatively
  • A sense of humor and positive attitude.
  • Online portfolio preferred

Email your Resume, and link to your portfolio to LocalsalesJobs@worldnow.com