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Junior Graphic Designer

We’re looking for a Junior Graphic Designer who has a passion for beautiful design and loves to apply their skills to create compelling, disruptive work. Is that you? 

If you want to be a Junior Designer at CBD Marketing, not only are you proficient in Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office Suite, you have also been called a great listener and creative problem-solver by your friends and colleagues. You have a strong sense of typography and layout composition and a passion for learning. And BTW – a facility to work with mixed media and video software are a plus. 

As a Junior Designer you will get to work closely with other designers, copywriters, developers and creative directors – all dedicated to not only helping you grow your understanding of marketing and advertising communications design skills, but also to help you to present to and wow our clients on the daily. 


  • Strong and diverse creative portfolio, including design, campaign and digital work  
  • Understanding of digital user experience and information architecture 
  • Basic understanding of printing process, photography, illustration and typography  
  • Understanding of video production and photoshoot direction preferred


  • Assists designers in executing concepts for all media that deliver a creative solution to determined strategy, project objectives, brand personality, and user experience 
  • Executes layouts and concepts that are intriguing to customers, drives response and increase interaction 
  • Communicates ideas through sketches, diagrams, wireframes, visual comps and prototypes 
  • Partners with others on Creative team to develop concepts and execute work 
  • Proofreads and checks own work against provided instructions 
  • Effectively presents information and responds to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers and the general public over the phone, via electronic conferencing or in person 
  • Partners with Digital Team to assure creative digital product follows digital best practices, and to ensure shared resources flow seamlessly 
  • Working knowledge of basic HTML/CSS and CMS 
  • Knowledge of other coding languages is a plus 
  • Stays informed on industries and issues that are important and relevant to our clients’ businesses, and determines what impact the Internet is having on clients’ businesses 
  • Maintains a healthy relationship with the design community at large to improve skillset and inspiration 
  • Inspires the agency by communicating trends in design and their benefit and impact to clients and the agency 
  • Ensures that ideas/designs are produced on budget and on time-and are profitable with the degree of quality promised to the client 
  • Tracks time on a daily basis within accounting software 






  • Microsoft Office Suite 
  • Adobe Creative Suite 
  • Photo retouching 
  • Typography 
  • Print production process 
  • Color theory and relationships 
  • Working knowledge of both Apple- and Windows-based operating systems 
  • Knowledge of emerging offline and online content formats  
  • Knowledge of mobile devices and interactive software a plus 
  • Work with a web-based workflow management software a plus 
Education and Experience  

Graphic design degree (BFA, MFA, other) and one to three years’ experience or equivalent combination of education and work experience 

Reports to:  Senior Designer 

Enough about you, what about us? Here’s what we have to offer: 

  • A start-up attitude baked into an agency that’s been around for over 30 years  
  • A dog-friendly work environment – for those times you’d like to work in the office, but you don’t want to leave your bud home  
  • Awesome River North location  
  • Remote work and flex time options  
  • Great benefits – from 401K to health insurance to generous PTO and more  
  • A group of real people dedicated to getting it done – we’re authentic, don’t deal in egos and we welcome people who feel the same  

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