Graphic Designer

 

THE ROLE:

The Graphic Designer will be a critical member of the Let's Be Clear team, responsible for creating designs for a wide range of apparel and products, as well as helping other team members translate design ideas into fully realized assets. We are looking for a Designer with a clean, edgy, interesting, and modern style, but most importantly, a focus on creating purposeful conversation-starters. Our designs are essential to advancing our mission, so our Designer needs to accurately reflect our values and goals as a company while creating designs that sell at a high market value to a wide audience.

 

Who you are:

  • Dedicated to sexual violence prevention, consent education, and creating a safer sexual culture.

  • Passionate about start-ups, entrepreneurship and graphic design.

  • Comfortable working within a self-directed culture and taking initiative.

  • Independent and flexible, but also team oriented.

  • Able to work at odd hours, such as weeknights and weekends – it’s a start-up, after all!

 

ReSPONSIBILITIES & EXPECTATIONS:

  • Conceptualize and design Let’s Be Clear creative projects, such as brand identity, clothing and other consumer products, packaging, websites, digital ads, social media, marketing collateral, and sales presentations.

  • Produce designs that appeal to different audiences while simultaneously developing a coherent brand.

  • Work with team members to define scope, objectives, and deliverables to ensure needs and expectations are met.

  • Maintain design consistency across channels.

  • Ability to attend internal and client meetings.

  • Ability to set, work on, and meet deadlines.

  • Take creative risks and have fun!

  • Dedicate 8-12 hours per week to Let’s Be Clear.

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s or associate's degree in graphic design or related field (preferred). Relevant experience will be considered as a substitution.

  • A solid understanding of the graphic design process, including typography, market research, production procedures, printing and photography, and digital file preparation.

  • Driven, team player eager to take responsibility and lead a project through to completion.

  • Proficiency with standard design software including Adobe Creative Suite.

  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to handle and prioritize multiple projects simultaneously.

  • Experience working on sexual violence prevention (preferred).

  • Located in the New York or Boston area (preferred).

 

COMPENSATION:

Compensation will primarily come in the form of equity -- ie. partial ownership of the company. Please note that because we’re a startup with extremely limited capital, we cannot guarantee consistent compensation in the form of paychecks. As such, a role with Let’s Be Clear should be something you consider taking on in addition to another position (whether full or part time) that offers you financial stability. 

 

HOw To apply:

Send a resume as well as 1-3 high-resolution images of any designs (does not need to be only apparel designs) that you have created to hello@letsbeclear.us.


Let’s Be Clear is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity. Applicants for employment and employees are reviewed on their individual qualifications for a position. Under no circumstances will Let’s Be Clear discriminate against qualified persons on the basis of race, color, religious creed, retaliation, national origin, ancestry, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity/expression, disability, mental illness, genetics, choice of health insurance, marital status, age, veteran status, or any other basis prohibited under applicable law.