About the business
Pixel Palace is a brand growth agency that delivers purpose-led impact through strategic marketing, creative design and custom wordpress websites; servicing organisations and thought leaders.
Our Values are:
We innovate and improve.
We work smarter not harder.
We focus on impact and over deliver on value.
We listen, we care and we deliver WOW through service.
We respond quickly.
We are invested.
We are proactive.
We do what we say we will do.
We are ethical and transparent.
We have fun.
We are enthusiastic.
We are a positive and passionate team.
We value growth and learning.
We are fearless creatives.
About the role
Pixel Palace is looking for a talented designer with experience in WordPress, who is able to thrive in our fast-paced and vibrant studio. You'll work with a diverse range of clients, manage multiple projects and feel confident to deal directly with clients and suppliers.
We're after a self-motivated team player who has experience in page builder frameworks in WordPress such as Divi, Elementor and Cornerstone. This role would be well suited to a creative freelancer who is tired of going it alone and would like to be part of a passionate team.
Pixel Palace is a unique digital agency in the space for us people and relationships are everything and this is reflected in the team, our great long term relationships with our clients and the impactful work we deliver for them. The successful applicant will be keenly aware of the client experience and be able to confidently present work directly to clients and back up any design decisions with relevant evidence, data or theory.
It is critical that our team are all able to work efficiently and be flexible in their work style. This role will require you to deliver great work to clear deadlines consistently. Real-world agency experience would be great - but the role would also be well suited to a freelancer who has hands-on experience managing projects, clients and deadlines across different markets and industries. They will communicate openly and effectively with the wider team, and be able to handle design feedback with maturity and grace.
Benefits and perks
We're currently a small team of 7 so we all work closely & collaboratively with each other. We offer flexible work conditions and invest in upskilling team members wherever possible.
Initially the role will be contract based with a view to moving to a permanent as soon as possible. We're looking for the right fit here first and foremost!
Our office is located in the centre of Fortitude Valley close to public transport. Although whilst we're in lockdown due to COVID-19 restrictions you will be working from home at least some of the time.
Skills and experience
The right person will have the following:
Self motivation and a great work ethic
Excellent communication skills and a positive attitude
Awesome design skills (with experience in Photoshop and Illustrator)
Experience with page builder frameworks such as Divi, Elementor and Cornerstone in WordPress
Basic HTML/ CSS skills
Knowledge of modern web design patterns and trends
Ability to deliver work that is visually striking and aesthetically pleasing
Ability to manage small web projects independently and liaise with clients around feedback, deliverables and deadlines.
Attention to detail
A passion for continual learning and professional development.
You'd be at an advantage if you have :
Agency and client management experience
Experience in print and graphic design (experience with Indesign)
Actual coding and front-end development experience
UX UI Design understanding and proficiency in Figma
Digital Marketing skills - social media, SEO, email marketing etc
Basic Copywriting & SEO skills
obsessed with attention to details
Good at doing things right the first time
Able to work independently as well as part of the team
Passionate about learning the new stuff
Excited to work on the type of projects in our portfolio