Associate Designer – Farmers Mutual of Nebraska

Oct 5, 2021

Looking to join a growing organization and develop impactful marketing communications? Farmers Mutual of Nebraska is looking for an Associate Designer that understands the versatility of graphic design across multiple platforms. The individual in this role will be a key member of the Communications and Marketing team, working to bring messaging to life through creativity for print, web, video, and more. The successful candidate must be available to report to work in Lincoln, NE. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package as well as free off-street parking. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Strategize, create, and manage high-quality, original content
  • Conceptualize and develop design needs including but not limited to company-branded marketing, corporate communications, and creative deliverables for sponsorships, media buys, trade associations, etc. 
  • Completes videography and digital animation projects from start to finish including storyboarding, filming, editing, rough cuts, gathering feedback, and making final audio or color corrections as needed for final export
  • Maintains self-motivation and commitment to building and maintaining a cataloged collection of original photo and video content for the brand
  • Delivers consistent, high-quality video products
  • Using independent discretion and judgment, design and produce content that promotes the company and increases brand awareness through use of graphic design techniques
  • Continually monitors graphic integrity, consistency, and style of marketing pieces. Assists with regular internal audits and takes appropriate action to correct improper use of the company logo and brand standards
  • Must be committed to high creativity and willingness to look for new solutions to achieve company goals
  • Maintain professional standards on information conveyed through media distribution 
  • Collaborate with the marketing team to repurpose and promote content
  • Receive and carry out instructions
  • Maintain regular and predictable attendance
  • Receive and protect confidential information
  • Maintains detailed and organized filing structures in adherence with Communications and Marketing Department guidelines on all assigned projects
  • Maintains flexibility as workloads change throughout the department and assumes responsibilities to support the ongoing success of Farmers Mutual
  • Assist team with other duties and special projects as assigned
  • Report to work on a regular and timely basis


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Associate’s degree in graphic design, advertising, marketing, communications, journalism, English, fine arts or other relevant fields of study or equivalency
  • Two years of experience working in a marketing capacity
  • Demonstrate excellent interpersonal, oral/written communications, and relationship-building skills


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience designing creative for multiple audiences
  • Advanced knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Experience with videography equipment and editing software
  • Experience working on corporate marketing and/or advertising agency teams
  • Familiarity with the insurance industry