Graphic Web Designer

Job Description:

With more than 50 years in snow business, Ski.com is proud to serve as the authority on mountain-specific vacation packages in the United States, Canada, Europe, Japan and South America. Our relationships throughout the travel industry run deep, and our Mountain Travel Experts are dedicated to delivering the best vacation experiences possible. From flights, lodging and lift tickets to equipment rentals and ground transportation, Ski.com offers travelers peace of mind with comprehensive trip planning services.

Established in Aspen, Colorado in 1971 as Aspen Ski Tours, Ski.com has since grown to become the leader in ski travel with access to more than 120 of the world’s most popular ski resort destinations.

Graphic Web Designer: The Graphic Web Designer is responsible for bringing the brand to life through web and visual design elements. Immediate projects include a major refresh of the Ski.com website, creating a brand webstore, ongoing marketing asset creation and building a new adventure travel website. The right candidate has a deep passion for travel and mountains and can convey through design a strong feeling of wanderlust and empathy.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work within brand and web style guidelines and/or revise as needed
  • Take a mobile-first approach when creating and revising website workflows and templates
  • Design wireframes, page layouts and new templates
  • Work with front-end developers to deploy designs
  • Help design products for the To The Mountains brand store
  • Help launch and maintain the To The Mountains brand store website
  • Create design assets, including:
    • Banners
    • Static and animated digital display ads
    • Landing pages
    • Graphics for organic and paid social posts
    • Email newsletter templates
    • Print materials as needed
  • Assist with the design of pitch decks and presentations

Qualifications and skills:

  • Bachelor's degree in graphic arts, design or related field a plus
  • Proven understanding of graphic design fundamentals
  • Experience working with a mobile-first approach
  • Ability to work with the marketing and development teams to take a project from concept to launch
  • Strong understanding of graphic fundamentals, color theory, image composition and typography
  • Understanding of HTML/CSS
  • Understanding basic UI/UX principles
  • Video-editing skills a plus
  • Proficiency with design tools and software
  • Attention to detail
  • Deadline-oriented
  • Creative eye
  • Willingness to work through multiple iterations of a design to meet a goal

Benefits include:

  • Health, vision and dental
  • 401k match
  • Paid vacation
  • Industry deals on gear and travel
  • Testing the product

Compensation: Salary range $60-80k

To apply, please send resume, cover letter and portfolio to hr@ski.com.