Position Title: Graphic Designer

Job Profile: Coastal Ridge Real Estate Partners, a private real estate investment firm based in Columbus, Ohio, is currently seeking an energetic, results oriented Graphic Designer with a competitive spirit to join our growing team. The Graphic Designer is responsible for developing high quality, visually attractive and engaging graphic communications for print, web, social media and large format for the company’s corporate office and multifamily real estate investment portfolio across the country. Attributes and capabilities that are critical to this position include: creativity, progressive thinker, eye for modern design, social media and technology oriented, budget minded, entrepreneurial, and enthusiastic with a strong sense of personal responsibility.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Design brochures, flyers, website and social media graphics, infographics, business cards, logos, signage, branded promotional items, investor presentations, and other marketing materials as needed
  • Work closely with a project team consisting of marketing, operations and property management staff to translate messaging concepts into exceptional marketing materials
  • Move from the idea stage to the execution of marketing materials at or below budget to support financial objectives of each property
  • Provide creative direction for photo and video shoots
  • Serve as a brand champion for the company, ensuring all materials support the company’s vision, values, mission and goals
  • Ongoing creative support related to idea generation that will drive Coastal Ridge forward in the eyes of residents, investors, associates, and our communities
  • Prioritize and manage multiple campaigns/projects simultaneously

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Proficient in Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, PhotoShop, WordPress, and related applications
  • Proven strong work ethic and ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Professional communication skills
  • Desire to learn and grow professionally
  • Team player with a positive, fun and driven attitude
  • Interest in private real estate investment, development and property management is a plus
  • Up-to-date with the latest trends and best practices in graphic design
  • Passion for communicating through new media channels and understanding what motivates people to engage and convert with content

Experience, Education, and Certifications:

  • BS/MS degree in graphic design, fine arts, marketing or a related field, and 1-3 years of graphic design experience
  • Mastery of the Adobe Creative Suite platform and graphic design best practices
  • Highly creative with demonstrable experience in identifying target audiences and developing graphic campaigns that engage, inform, and motivate
  • Requirement to send work samples with resume and application; Digital links to work samples preferred

Benefits: Coastal Ridge Real Estate Partners offers a competitive benefits package including your choice of three health insurance plans, voluntary dental, vision, life and AD&D insurance, Paid Time Off, as well as 401k with 4% company match!

Bonus: TBD

Position Status: Full Time

Travel Requirements: Travel not required

Reporting Relationship: Reports to the Director of Marketing

Company Description: Coastal Ridge Real Estate Partners (“Coastal Ridge”) is a private real estate investment company headquartered in Columbus, Ohio. Founded in 2013, Coastal Ridge’s growing team of over 400 associates specializes in the acquisition, asset management, and property management of real estate throughout the United States. To date, Coastal Ridge’s owned, joint-venture and third party management portfolio includes more than $1.3 billion in assets across eight states in the student, conventional, and active adult multifamily sectors. Our track record has demonstrated the firm’s ability to achieve our investor’s goals by implementing a consistent strategy anchored by steadfast investment rationale and a progressive and systematic operating platform. Coastal Ridge was recently honored as one of the 2015, 2016 and 2017 Inc. 5000 Fastest-Growing Private Companies in the U.S., and was among Columbus Business First’s 50 fastest growing companies in Central Ohio in 2015, 2016 and 2017.