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Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Shelter For Life International - Graphic Designer/Web-Social Media



Shelter For Life International (SFL) is a faith based relief and development organization with over 27 years of history in providing humanitarian assistance to post conflict countries.  SFL is currently operational in Afghanistan, South Sudan, Liberia, Senegal and Tajikistan.  SFL provides support and assistance in the following areas:
1.  Shelter and Population Settlement
2.  Application of Microcredit
3.  Agriculture Development and Food Security
4.  Reconstruction of Public and Market Infrastructure; i.e. farm-to-market roads, irrigation systems, food storage and etc.
Our projects are outlined at: www.shelter.org
Job Summary:  Primary responsibilities are graphic design in developing marketing materials, coordinating website development and social media activities that promote Shelter For Life. This may include designing print and web brochures, and other collateral materials.  
Duties and Responsibilities:
·         Update web content
·         Coordinate and develop graphic and collateral material
·         Assist in social media marketing, Facebook , Twitter, Pinterest
Position Reports to:  Communication Coordinator
Qualifications and Requirements: 
·         Graphics design for web, print ad and catalog layouts/deadlines
·         Competence in Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash, Fireworks, InDesign, Dreamweaver and Publisher (CS5)
·         Back end functions of a website and ability to update information (fdotdbeservices.com)
·         Excellent communication skills (oral and written)
·         Strong organizational skills, a self-starter, and very detail-oriented
·         Knowledge of HTML, JavaScript, CSS, WordPress
·         Proficient in Facebook, YouTube and Twitter applications
·         Bachelor’s degree (or in process of obtaining) or min. two years’ related experience in commercial graphics design, web development and social media marketing    

If interested email cover letter, resume, and professional writing sample to: marguerite@shelter.org