Careers

 

At ID, we are always looking for strategic, creative,
entrepreneurial thinkers and doers to join our team.

Open positions include:


Front-end Web Developer

Location: Anywhere

Initial Design Group is looking for a freelance Front-end Web Developer to collaborate with our design team to develop visually appealing responsive web sites and branded experiences.

Specific responsibilities include:

- Work with designers to convert PSD page layouts into code
- Develop visually appealing responsive web sites and branded experiences
- Optimize and test across all major browsers on desktop and mobile devices
- Implementing SEO strategies across all of web platforms
- Troubleshoots and provides continual maintenance and upgrades of web sites

Required Skills and Characteristics

- Expert knowledge of HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript/jQuery
- Knowledge of PHP, MySQL and other scripting languages
- Expert knowledge of WordPress. Joomla and Drupal a plus
- Expert at converting PSD compositions into code
- Experience in mobile web and app development
- Working knowledge of cross-browser and platform consistencies/quirks
- Strong attention to detail, design sense and passion for best practices
- Experience with layout and design applications such as Photoshop and Illustrator
- Comfort working with a team, collective brainstorming, and incorporating feedback and creative direction into a final product
- Ability to work remotely using your own computer

Experience and Educational Background

- 3-5+ years development experience
- Bachelor’s degree a plus
- Agency experience a plus
- Strong references required

Compensation

Compensation for this part-time position is competitive and commensurate with candidate experience and qualifications.

To Apply

Please send a cover letter, resume, a list of references and work samples to info@initialdesigngroup.com.

About Initial Design Group

Initial Design Group is a business development consulting firm specializing in branding & growth strategies. We help entrepreneurs and established companies grow their businesses, start new ventures and move to a value-added world.

Initial Design Group is committed to maximizing the diversity of our organization. We are an equal opportunity employer and seek individuals of all ethnic and racial backgrounds to apply to this position.

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Freelance Blogger

Location: Anywhere

Initial Design Group is looking for a freelance contributor to our blog covering business and growth strategy, branding, marketing, and social media topics. Success in this role may lead to additional, client-facing copywriting and copyediting opportunities.

Specific responsibilities include:

- Pitch, research, and write original blog posts that engage an audience of entrepreneurs, executives, and managers of startups and growing small- and mid-sized businesses
- Articles should cover business current events, trends, and topics of interest that offer real value to readers
- Write 500-700 word blog posts two to four times per months
- All written pieces must consist of 100% original work

Required Skills and Characteristics

- Demonstrated ability to capture the audience’s attention and convey clear, engaging concepts in short format pieces
- Experience writing about business, marketing, and branding topics or other related subjects
- Comfort working with a team, collective brainstorming, and incorporating feedback and creative direction into a final product
- Ability to work remotely using your own computer

Experience and Educational Background

- Bachelor’s degree required, graduate school experience beneficial
- Prior work experience with marketing, advertising, or public relations agencies a plus
- Current graduate students in business or business administration are encouraged to apply

Compensation

Compensation for this part-time position is competitive and commensurate with candidate experience and qualifications.

To Apply

Please send a cover letter, resume, and samples of relevant writing samples to info@initialdesigngroup.com. Samples of desired products can be found at http://initialdesigngroup.com/insights/.

About Initial Design Group

Initial Design Group is a business development consulting firm specializing in branding & growth strategies. We help entrepreneurs and established companies grow their businesses, start new ventures and move to a value-added world.

Initial Design Group is committed to maximizing the diversity of our organization. We are an equal opportunity employer and seek individuals of all ethnic and racial backgrounds to apply to this position.

Apply Now

 


Copywriter

Location: Anywhere

Initial Design Group is looking for a freelance copywriter to assist in client-facing copywriting and copyediting duties. In this role, you will be collaborating with our team to produce content for various touch points / applications including: websites, print collateral, case studies, press releases and blog posts.

Specific responsibilities include:

- Help establish a brand voice and personality through all the various consumer touch points based on client needs
- Create SEO-rich copy, meta tags, titles and page descriptions to enhance search visibility and organic web traffic
- Research, and write original blog posts that engage an audience of entrepreneurs, executives, and managers of startups and growing small- and mid-sized businesses

Required Skills and Characteristics

- Comfort working with a team, collective brainstorming, and incorporating feedback and creative direction into a final product
- Experience developing content for various consumer touch points
- Experience writing about business, marketing, and branding topics or other related subjects
- Ability to work remotely using your own computer

Experience and Educational Background

- Bachelor’s degree required, graduate school experience beneficial
- Prior work experience with marketing, advertising, or public relations agencies a plus

Compensation

Compensation for this part-time position is competitive and commensurate with candidate experience and qualifications.

To Apply

Please send a cover letter, resume, and samples of relevant writing samples to info@initialdesigngroup.com.

About Initial Design Group

Initial Design Group is a business development consulting firm specializing in branding & growth strategies. We help entrepreneurs and established companies grow their businesses, start new ventures and move to a value-added world.

Initial Design Group is committed to maximizing the diversity of our organization. We are an equal opportunity employer and seek individuals of all ethnic and racial backgrounds to apply to this position.

Apply Now