Creative Associate – Graphic Designer at Redeemer Church Rockford
Rockford, IL

- Design print pieces such as handouts, brochures, booklets, and event promotional pieces.

- Design digital graphics for sermon series, event promotion, web pages, announcement slides, social media assets, and more.

- Brainstorm and ideate for large projects, events, and ministry-wide processes.

- Visually demonstrate ideas for larger projects to Director (sketches, moodboards).

- Develop messaging elements for print, video, radio, and web to communicate, educate and inform about church vision, ministries, and events.

- Help manage social media to promote the mission of Redeemer Church and its ministries to congregation and public, monitoring accounts across all platforms as needed.

- Set up / Tear down video equipment when necessary.

- Assist in filming when necessary.

- Edit video using PremierePro and/or Davinci Resolve.

- Create indoor and outdoor event signage graphics.

- Assist in setting up and tearing down large events as needed.

- Strong communication skills to effectively present ideas and collaborate with clients or team members

- A growing relationship with Jesus Christ.

- Agreement with the mission, vision, and doctrines of Redeemer Church.

- Member (or willing to become one) of Redeemer Church.

- Bachelors Degree in Graphic Design or related field, or equivalent experience.

- Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator.

- Basic knowledge of: Adobe After Effects, Premiere Pro.

- Strong understanding of typography, color theory, and layout design principles

- Proficient knowledge of social media platforms (Instagram, Facebook, YouTube).

- Experience in website edits and back-end functionality (content management systems) a plus.

- Basic knowledge of communication and email platforms (MailChimp, Outlook, etc.) a plus.

- Ensure visual brand consistency across platforms and mediums, including web, print, merchandising, video, and digital media.

- Ability to prioritize projects to meet deadlines.

- Ability to handle multiple tasks and manage time effectively.

- Proficient written communication skills.

- Demonstrated effective interpersonal skills.

- Knowledge of marketing theories and/or trends a plus.

- Familiarity with video editing software and ability to create engaging motion graphics.

- Video filming experience a plus.

- Familiarity with project management software (Microsoft Teams and Asana) a plus.

- Ability to function as a critical thinker on the job.

- Excellent attention to detail and ability to work independently or collaboratively in a team

- Strong communication skills to effectively present ideas and collaborate with clients or team members

- Willingness to take direction from Creative Director.

- Demonstrated teachability in the workplace.

- Willingness to perform non design-related job functions as needed (for example, preparation for church events).

- Ability to keep sensitive information confident.

- Must be willing to complete a criminal background check.

Overview: Are you a talented graphic designer looking to use your gifts for the glory of God? In this role, you'll showcase your creativity through visually stunning designs that point people to the love of Jesus. If you have experience in graphic design, web design, or other visual mediums, we want you to use your talents for the Kingdom! This is an opportunity to align your creative gifts with sharing Christ's light for this congregation and the community. Apply now.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: From $43,000.00 per year


401(k) matching
Dental insurance
Employee discount
Flexible schedule
Health insurance
Health savings account
Paid time off

8 hour shift
Weekends as needed
Supplemental pay types:

Bonus opportunities
People with a criminal record may apply

Ability to commute/relocate:

Rockford, IL: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Graphic design: 1 year (Required)
Adobe Creative Suite: 1 year (Required)
Work Location: In person

Mandatories: Please include a resume. Also please include a link to your portfolio if you have one.

Learn More and Apply at Christian Career Center.


Redeemer Church Rockford
Rockford, Illinois 61111


Kevin Brennfleck

[email protected]


Rockford, IL
Job type
Full Time
Pay rate
$35,000 - $45,000 yearly
Ordained position
Exempt status
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation