Web Designer

Lewis Media Group
Job Description
Job Description
Website Designer
Company Introduction
Lewis Media Group is a growing online marketing company located in the Pacific Northwest. We are expanding our team and looking for the right people to complement our service offerings and network. Our culture is fun, creative, and collaborative, and team members are given a great deal of autonomy. We have a main office in Keizer, Oregon, but part of our team works remote, and some do a combination of on-site/off-site work. We are looking to add a part-time or contract web designer who can take a blank web page and create a client-centered, effective, and aesthetically pleasing website with SEO practices in mind. There is opportunity for this to grow into a full-time position.
We work with numerous businesses, organizations, and non-profits, and supporting our communities is one of our core values. If you are interested in applying, please submit your resume, portfolio, and websites for our review. Along with each work sample, please detail what was designed, developed, and implemented specifically by you so we have a good understanding of your skillset and aptitude. The expectation will be to track hours by project using our software for set hours per week. Certain weeks may require more hours, but that will be communicated in advance.
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in WordPress website design
  • Familiarity with and implementation of basic SEO practices as they pertain to architecture, design, site speed, responsiveness, etc.
  • Strong knowledge of standard HTML/CSS
  • Intimate knowledge of WordPress and Divi Theme
  • Experience with e-commerce / WooCommerce, including shipping and configuration
  • Comfortable with debugging tools like Firebug, Chrome inspector, etc.
  • Advanced attention to detail and problem-solving skills
  • Strong communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Self-motivated and able to work alone and with a team
  • Creative thinking and enjoys collaboration
  • Custom WordPress website design from start to finish, working with design manager and/or client directly
  • Ensure best practices in development, keeping up with latest trends, and technology
  • Collaborate with support specialist to ensure high-performance
  • Implement new features and functionality via plugins or integrations
  • Clarify client message for effective story-based marketing and/or brainstorm layout to ensure strategic placement of copy/text
  • Work with a variety of plugins for both function and performance
  • Work within a team, including support and SEO specialists
  • Able to effectively communicate recommendations and best practices to the client
This position reports directly to the Web Development Manager and will work primarily remote until Covid-19 restrictions are lifted. There may be occasions where a face to face meeting is required using Covid-19 guidelines. We will work together to find a healthy balance.
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