Marketing & Communications Designer

New York, New York / Handy Technologies

Oct 6, 2016


Handy is looking for a Marketing & Communications Designer to work with our Growth team to produce visually compelling designs that are aligned with our brand and business strategy and appeal to internal & external audiences.  The ideal candidate will have a thoughtful aesthetic, be conceptually creative and driven to partner with internal business and engineering teams to evolve, develop and progress the Handy brand. You will be shaping marketing content development, establishing key design standards for the business and creating compelling and interesting visual media to demonstrate complex messages.  This position reports to the Chief Marketing Officer.



- Distill complex messages into compelling yet simple visual narratives, utilizing a keen eye for typography, hierarchy and layout to produce emotional and engaging communications

- Understand and shape content development for pro & customer-facing, business development, and internal strategy work

- Own and evolve our ongoing brand development in collaboration with senior leaders across Handy

- Establish key design standards across the organization's collateral, helping to curate a consistent structure to our work and narration

- Fully participate in the content creation and conception process with various project teams while infusing your individual aesthetic into the core of our work



- 5+ years of in-house or agency communications experience

- A well balanced portfolio of high fidelity, high quality work, led by a proficiency in type management, layout and composition followed by strong samples of communications design and marketing materials

- Creative and thoughtful on how new media technologies can be utilized

- Self reliant, good problem solver, results oriented

- Ability to make decisions in a changing environment and anticipate future needs

- Excellent and persuasive communicator

- Exceptional written, verbal, interpersonal, and presentation skills

- Passion for Handy's mission