Ned Lamont for Governor is hiring a Deputy Digital Director! This role will report to the Digital Director, oversee the campaign’s image and video content, and play a key role in implementing a digital strategy to re-elect Ned Lamont as Governor of Connecticut in 2022.

Responsibilities:

  • Create image and video content for dissemination across social media
  • Study design briefs and determine requirements
  • Conceptualize visuals based on requirements
  • Prepare rough drafts and present ideas
  • Develop illustrations, and other designs using software available
  • Use the appropriate colors and layouts for each graphic
  • Test graphics across various media
  • Amend designs after feedback
  • Ensure final graphics and layouts are visually appealing and on-brand

Qualifications:

  • Required:
    • Interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills, including a strong sense of humor
    • Proven graphic designing experience
    • Proven video editing skills
    • A strong portfolio of illustrations or other graphics
    • Familiarity with design software and technologies (such as InDesign, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Photoshop)
    • A keen eye for aesthetics and details
    • Ability to work methodically and meet deadlines
    • Degree in Design, Fine Arts or related field is a plus
    • Commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion
    • Enthusiasm for learning new skills and collaborating within a team

Candidates from diverse backgrounds across race, ethnicity, age, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, and ability are strongly encouraged to apply, including folks who have never worked on a campaign before. Ned Lamont for Governor is committed to a healthy, sustainable workplace, but political campaigns are fast-paced, rapidly changing work environments, and hours may be long and irregular (including evenings and weekends!).


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