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Communications & Design Specialist I (Kirkland, WA)

NE 120th Street

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compensation: DOE
employment type: full-time
non-profit organization

Northwest Multiple Listing Service is a not-for-profit, member owned organization, and is the largest full-service MLS in the Northwest. Its membership includes more than 30,000 real estate brokers and appraisers. We provide superior systems, products, and services for the technologically savvy real estate industry in the Pacific Northwest.

We pay competitive salaries and offer a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, flexible spending accounts, life insurance, EAP, and 401(k).

As a Communications and Design Specialist, you will use your exceptional design and customer service skills to produce online and printed materials for NWMLS’s membership of real estate professionals and NWMLS staff. You will be responsible for tasks such as coordinating member requests for design services, designing product marketing materials, presentations, email templates, infographics and images for NWMLS websites, assisting with the creation and maintenance of web and social media content, formatting and programming NWMLS real estate forms, and assisting with printing.

  • Design and create listing flyers, business cards, newsletters and other marketing/print materials for members while delivering top-notch customer service.
  • Design online and printed marketing, event, and training materials according to established NWMLS branding guidelines.
  • Collaborate with the Communications Team to design and edit web images (ads, banners, articles) and online flyers/supplemental materials.
  • Design, format and program real estate forms.
  • As directed, coordinate testing and the publication of new and revised forms.
  • Assist with generating, researching and coordinating new options for enhancing and promoting NWMLS communications.
  • Assist with writing, designing and sending broadcast emails as necessary.
  • Create and update NWMLS online maps and graphic shape files using mapping software
  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Strong working knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite and design application programs, e.g., Adobe Creative Suite, Illustrator and Photoshop (College degree in graphic/web design, communications, marketing or closely related field is preferred)
  • Experience with social media platforms, including but not limited to Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, and YouTube
  • Familiarity with infographic methodology and creation tools
  • Familiarity with video software and/or programs such as Adobe Captivate, Camtasia, or Animaker
  • Familiarity with pre-press design, working in a print shop with the output of design materials
  • Detail oriented with exceptional communication and organizational skills
  • Excellent proof-reading skills with critical attention to detail
  • Able to manage multiple tasks and/or projects while maintaining a high quality of work and meeting tight timelines
  • Positive team player and works well with others on collaborative projects
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Experience with Quick Books is a plus
  • Familiarity with HTML, Dreamweaver, and web content management systems is a plus
  • Experience with email campaigns and broadcast programs (such as Mailchimp) is a plus
If you are interested in applying for the position, please submit your cover letter and resume by email. You may do so by clicking the "reply" button above and choosing from one of the options. Thank you.
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  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

post id: 7022613458



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