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American Quilter's Society
PO Box 3290
Paducah, KY 42002-3290

Toll-free (for orders only, please):
1-800-626-5420
Phone: 270-898-7903
Fax: 270-898-1173

Physical Street Address for UPS/FedEx Shipments Only:
5801 Kentucky Dam Road Paducah, KY 42003-9323

About AQS AQS Employment

The American Quilter's Society is dedicated to TODAY's quilter. We are inspired by the enduring creativity and importance of quilts and quiltmaking. Through our books, magazines, product offers, quilt shows and contests, workshops, and other activities in the world of quilting, we strive to inspire, instruct, and nurture the art and skill of quiltmaking.

This is an exciting time for the American Quilter’s Society, and we need dedicated, enthusiastic people to help us grow! If you are someone who thrives on challenge and believes that you can positively impact our business while making change happen, then we invite you to apply to be a part of the AQS team.

Graphic/Web Designer

Core Job Functions:

  • Responsible for managing the content, design & development of Wordpress websites.
  • Full time position located in Paducah, Kentucky.
  • Troubleshoot code in a quick and efficient manner to solve the problem at hand.
  • Implement ideas of your supervisors into our web experience, but also be able to collaborate with them to come up with the best solution.
  • Design & develop effective eBlasts, landing pages and microsites for our multiple eccomerce channels.
  • Collaborate with members on the design/marketing team on how better the user's experience to maximize brand potential and drive sales.
  • Given our unique target audience, be able to understand how important the user experience and usability is on our websites, eBlasts and microsites.
  • Design not only for web & digital but also print design.
  • Be a self-learner that is able to troubleshoot problems on your own.
  • Have experience multi-tasking, because on a day to day basis you will be juggling multiple projects.
  • Every project will have a deadline, it is crucial to have good organizational  skills and time management skils.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Proficient in Adobe CS6 (Photoshop, InDesign, Dreamweaver, Illustrator)
  • Proven creativity within your portfolio and be able to explain your design process in getting to the final proof.
  • Understand the process of wireframing, prototyping and user-centered design.
  • Strong understanding and experience with HTML5, CSS, and browser capabilities.
  • Strong experience in troubleshooting code with dev tools in browser.
  • Javascript and PHP knowledge appreciated but not required.
  • Experience in responsive design.
  • Be able to work independently and with a collaborative team.
  • Pixel perfect attention to detail.
  • General knowledge of UX/UI design appreciated.
  • General knowledge of Magento eCommerce platform.

Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Graphic/Web Design or related field preferred but equivalent experience accepted.
  • 2+ years experience in Wordpress design/development.
  • 2+ years in HTML & CSS
  • 2+ years in digital/print design using Photoshop, Illustrator,  InDesign & Dreamweaver.
  • Your portfolio represents strong digital design.

*Must have online portfolio or design samples.

Email resume to Mindy Burch: mindy.burch@americanquilter.com

Mindy Burch
AQS Office Administrator
P O Box 3290
Paducah, KY 42002

No phone calls, please.

 

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