Open Positions At Dakota

Web Designer

Web Designer

Dakota is a leader in the investment management industry. Dakota Marketplace is a data enrichment and content provider of qualified leads to investment managers. The platform helps solve the critical challenge for asset management sales professionals- knowing who the buyers are for their products. Dakota is looking to add to its dedicated team located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. We have a unique culture and we are passionate about our Core Values. We expect our team members to “live” by our core values in everything they do at Dakota and we will only consider hiring new team members that are willing to do the same.

Our Core Values are:

  • Know Who to Call On
  • Be a Master Messenger
  • Have a KILLER Follow up System
  • Focus on What Matters Most
  • Walk the 8 Feet
  • Don’t Go Cowboy
  • ASK

If these Core Values speak to you, then you will be a great fit with the Dakota team!

We are looking to add to our team a talented Web and Graphic Designer to create amazing user experiences.  The ideal candidate should have an eye for clean and artful web design. They should also have superior user interface design skills.

The successful candidate will be able to translate high-level requirements into interaction flows and artifacts. They will be able to transform them into beautiful, intuitive, and functional designs. Working closely with the Marketing team, they will be responsible for design of web properties as well as digital marketing materials and other materials for our Company’s products.

We are looking for a candidate to join the Dakota team who will live Dakota’s core values and exhibits the following qualities:

  • A Team Player – loves being part of a team and working collaboratively
  • Wants to be in an environment that is innovative, fast-growing and sometimes intense
  • Has a passion for their work and life
  • Has goals for personal growth and career development at Dakota
  • Excels at communicating in all avenues

Designer Job Responsibilities:

  • Take ownership of design projects
  • Design page layouts and templates
  • Produce design assets for use in social media and marketing channels
  • Develop and maintain consistent branding
  • Utilize data and analytics in making design decisions
  • Work with front-end web developers to deploy designs
  • Select and prepare imagery
  • Create and maintain a database of design assets

Web Designer Qualifications/Skills:

  • Proven understanding of graphic design fundamentals
  • Demonstrated ability to take a project from concept to launch
  • Excellent time-management skills
  • Ability to deliver production-ready digital assets in a wide variety of formats
  • Awareness of UI/UX principles
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Comfort working in a deadline-driven environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Attention to detail with a high degree of accuracy

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in graphic design or a related field
  • One to three years of professional design experience
  • Portfolio of strong creative work
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Cloud (Dreamweaver, Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator)
  • Experience with HTML, Javascript, and CSS
  • Social media and email marketing experience a plus

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