TripAdvisor: Jr. Visual Designer
Whats the job?

Ready to play an important role at TripAdvisor, the world's largest travel site? Youll be part of a dynamic and collaborative environment that fuses the speed, innovation and excitement of a start-up with the stability and resources of a global industry leader.

Were looking for a visual designer to make immediate, meaningful contributions in support of our experiences and rentals efforts and grow/enhance the brand experience for millions in the TripAdvisor community worldwide. You will focus on the the creation and execution of CRM and marketing deliverables across all touch points web, mobile, email, print, social, and out-of-home.

To succeed in this role, youll leverage your passion for making design decisions that drive consumer engagement in our social presence, as well as on a wide range of projects spanning print and digital experiences. Must embrace a fast-paced environment, remain calm under pressure, able to manage multiple projects at once, and execute on the direction and requirements of these projects.

In short: Awesome brand. Global audience. Collaborative environment. Cool teams. Free lunches. Dog-friendly. Design & influence for a living.

What youll do:

  • Work with the Experiences Brand Creative Team (Designers & Copywriters) to maintain a consistent aesthetic across all marketing materials and touchpoints, including emails, digital ads, banners, landing pages, social media posts, templates, campaigns, event graphics, videos and more across global points of sale
  • Support the Brand Creative Team with design production and localization efforts.
  • Partner with and take direction from senior members of the Brand Creative Team to translate business needs/goals into design solutions and consumer facing design deliverables
  • Help to maintain and enforce the brand, templates, style guides, and toolkits across all relevant touchpoints of the brand

What were looking for:

  • Strong online portfolio featuring examples of digital and print work, especially social
  • Bachelors Degree in Graphic Design or other related accreditation to an Arts College or University
  • 1-2+ years experience in the creative field. Agency and in-house brand/marketing experience a plus.
  • Capable working in a fast-paced, high-volume work environment.
  • A passion for travel, design and creative expression.
  • Experience with direct response campaigns, including (but not limited to) digital ads, email and social media.
  • Knowledge of social platform assets, best practices, and trends, and design of social assets.
  • Capable of taking direction/feedback and translating it into final crative deliverables.
  • Solid understanding of design principles and best practices (e.g. typography, color theory, layout, information hierarchy).
  • Ability to present and articulate design solutions/rationale to the creative team and project stakeholders.
  • Ability to quickly communicate ideas through sketching, whiteboarding and storyboarding
  • Proactive communicator.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Keen attention to detail.
  • Team player.
  • Intermediate proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (specifically Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign)
  • Intermediate proficiency in Sketch and paired plugins (Craft)
  • Intermediate proficiency in presentation/pitch software (Keynote, Powerpoint and Google Slides)
  • Experience with prototyping software (Invision) a plus
  • Illustration chops a huge plus but not a requirement
  • Video and motion design abilities a plus