Contract Position
Average 10 hours/week

Chattanooga Football Club is a professional soccer club competing in MLS NEXT Pro starting in 2024. Our mission is to use soccer as a tool to build strong relationships – across age, race, creed and socio-economic status – for the greater good of our city.

We are seeking a freelance graphic designer to create various forms of visual content for our women’s and men’s teams, specific marketing content and for specific events.

A successful candidate will:

  • Serve as brand creative support on marketing and communications campaigns by collaborating with the marketing team to develop visually compelling assets that align with campaign objectives.
  • Support the team in innovation and staying up to date with trends and best practices to provide insights and recommendations to enhance the creative approach and visual storytelling.
  • Ensure brand consistency across various channels, including social media, advertising, and digital media.

Skills required:

  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) for creating impactful and visually appealing designs.
  • Competence in Google Workspace (Google Drive, Google Meet, and Gmail) for effective collaboration and communication.
  • Expertise in Graphic Design, typography, illustration, and photo manipulation to produce visually stunning and effective designs.
  • Experience in designing static and dynamic ads for web, social, email, text, and display
  • Experience in CMYK Printing Processes & large format production
  • Expertise in Lightroom and photo retouching skills a plus
  • Ability to manage multiple projects & brands simultaneously while maintaining strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to self-manage, stay flexible, positive, resourceful, and reliable.
  • Ability to adhere to a strict NDA regarding top-level business and soccer operations projects.

Education & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design or related field preferred.
  • Proven experience as a Freelance Graphic Designer
  • A strong, dynamic portfolio showcasing a refined design aesthetic.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong visual skills and a keen understanding of design principles.
  • Previous experience in sports-related graphic design is a plus.
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) and Google Workspace.
  • Familiarity with digital and print design processes.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects in a fast-paced environment.
  • Knowledge of soccer and enthusiasm for the sport is desirable.

Interested candidates are to email resumes/CV to Rhonda@bench-builders.com.