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Publication or Company Jumpstart Automotive Group
Job Title Senior Designer
Industry Graphic Design/Art Direction, Internet/Online/New Media, Marketing
Salary Competitive
Benefits 401K/403B, Bonuses, Dental, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location San Francisco, CA
Job Requirements High-performing company seeks brilliant designer to lead the team.

You live and breathe all things design. You dream in motion graphics. You see pixel perfection in every shape and object. You're the 'creative one' among your friends, and they don't even know the half of it. . .

We (Jumpstart Automotive Group) are looking for an A-player who will maximize the look and feel of all that we do-from marketplace materials (print, digital, premiums) to advertiser execution (rich media, social tools, mobile).


Key Responsibilities
- Spearhead the look for all go-to-market presentations and sales materials
- Develop compelling advertising executions (ad units, interactive tools, stand-alone websites)
- Concept and pitch ideas internally and to clients
- Work with marketing to develop new concepts in response to RFPs
- Execute award-winning design in a variety of formats (print, digital, social, mobile, etc.)
- Monitor and ensuring client satisfaction
- Manage freelancers or junior designers as needed


Requirements
- Bachelor's Degree or equivalent
- 5+ years as an interactive designer in a professional environment
- Solid understanding of relevant programs, including Flash, Ajax, Flex, and other emerging platforms
- Illustrator and Photoshop genius
- Solid understanding of IA/UX practices
- Ability to work well under pressure and time constraints
- Good leadership skills and a natural team player

About Jumpstart Automotive Group
Jumpstart Automotive Group, a Hearst Media Services company, is an expert automotive marketing organization. It represents the broadest and most diverse audience of in-market car shoppers and influencers across 12 automotive websites that include Consumer Guide Automotive, JD Power Autos, Car and Driver, Road & Track, CarSoup, U.S.News Autos, HybridCars, CarGurus, PlugInCars, Overstock Cars, Leftlane and EveryCarListed.

Fueled by a passion for performance, Jumpstart Automotive Group is committed to the development of quality content and services for consumers and to maximizing publisher revenue and advertiser results through innovative products and services. Jumpstart is at the forefront of behavioral targeting, research and strategic insights products.

Please follow this link to apply:
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About Our Company We hire exceptional people. We want individuals that thrive on being challenged and enjoy an entrepreneurial culture. Our employees are: smart, hungry, humble, and passionate about building a great company. We are part of the iconic brands of ''Car and Driver'' and ''Road & Track'' and connect in-market audiences with our exclusive automotive partners: Consumer Guide, Vehix.com, JD Power Autos, Shopping.com, CarSoup.com, HybridCars, CarGurus, and US News Rankings and Reviews.

Jumpstart Automotive Group has the highest quality audience of car shoppers online. We are committed to maximizing publisher revenue and advertiser results through our innovative products and services, and we add value by improving the effectiveness and efficiency of automotive marketing budgets and becoming a strategic partner through our creative services and market insights. Our customers include automotive manufacturers, regional dealer associations, and the top 100 automotive dealers. We are a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hachette Filipacchi Media U.S. Visit us at www.jumpstartautomotivegroup.com or follow us at http://twitter.com/Jumpstart

COMPENSATION & OTHER PERKS
We offer a competitive salary, in addition to a fast paced, social team environment. We have monthly company meetings to share our company accomplishments and innovative thought-leadership. Our offices have colorful and modern open floor plans. We are a company strongly focused on professional development and have an internal Jumpstart University program geared towards orientation and career development. Our comprehensive benefits package includes health benefits, life insurance, disability coverage, and generous paid time off which includes 2 weeks vacation, 4 personal days, 3 Summer Fridays and 9 sick days. Our headquarters are in San Francisco, CA with additional offices in Southern California, Chicago, IL, Ann Arbor, MI and New York, NY.
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