Full Time
FLSA Status: 
Reports To: 
Design Director
$55,000-65,000 DOE
Start Date: 
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Position Summary: 

The National Domestic Workers Alliance (NDWA, www.domesticworkers.org) is the nation’s leading voice for respect, recognition and labor standards for domestic workers. Through leadership development, strategic campaigns and alliance building, we seek to help build a powerful movement for social and global justice. The Alliance formed in 2007 at the US Social Forum and currently represents over 60 affiliates in more than 30 cities. Since then, NDWA’s staff leadership has played key roles in national intersectional movements centering women’s rights, immigrant rights, and racial justice. In the last several years, the organization and its members have appeared in a wide variety of media outlets including the New York Times, the Washington Post, Buzzfeed, Vox, InStyle, and many others. 

As the organization enters a new decade of rapid expansion and response to the needs of domestic workers across the country, it is engaging in a multi-phase rebranding process that will ensure the brand’s clarity of purpose going forward. NDWA seeks a junior Graphic Designer to join the team implementing the organization’s visual storytelling strategy. The Graphic Designer will help the organization lift up the voices of domestic workers and tell our story in clear, concise, and beautiful visual language and ensure brand unity across multiple departments and affiliate organizations. The Graphic Designer will report to NDWA’s Design Director, and is part of the Communications team. 

  • Produce and edit content for a range of print and digital channels including: social and digital media; organizational websites and microsites; banners, posters, and print and digital reports, as well as other assets as needed. 
  • Apply NDWA core branding to new and existing material.  
  • Assist Design Director in ongoing re-branding project. 
  • Keep NDWA style guides up-to-date to reflect our organizational narrative and priorities.
  • Work with organizing teams to develop regular content for local chapters and affiliates’ membership, organizing, and educational goals. 
  • Maintain NDWA digital asset management system: tagging content, creating asset portals for various NDWA audiences, managing the asset request process
Job Requirements: 
  • Skilled with design technology such as the Adobe Creative Suite, as well as comfort or willingness to learn Google Suite, Slack, Canva, and Canto. 
  • Video/motion graphics editing experience a plus
  • 1-2 years design experience 
  • Ability to simplify and target complex messages to engage an array of different audiences 
  • Thrives on juggling multiple projects in a fast-paced environment,  and has the ability to work under tight deadlines.
  • Nimble work attitude, including ability to engage in rapid response
  • Balances attention to detail with creativity and innovation
  • Commitment to listening and empowering workers, especially women of color
  • Understanding of and commitment to racial justice, especially for Black workers
  • A passion for improving the lives of domestic workers through design

Women, People of Color, People with Disabilities and LGBTQ people strongly urged to apply. Applications will only be accepted electronically. Please submit a cover letter, resume, and writing sample to https://domesticworkers.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=104 . This position will remain open until filled.