Capacity: Project-based partnership (ad-hoc)
Hourly Rate: Range of $40 to $70 per hour and is negotiable based on experience

We're looking for an experienced, independent graphic designer to partner with on an ad-hoc basis. This exciting addition to our collective of contracted team members will work with our marketing team to help set the foundational direction for the brand’s outreach materials. With this person’s help, we’ll develop brand assets that will be utilized by our team and across many channels of impact. 

The ideal candidate is…

A self-starting leader that thrives in collaborative and dynamic environments
Curious, attentive to detail, aware of and empathetic to a shifting audience
Someone who has a track record of working cohesively with marketing teams and small organizations to develop an understanding of brands and push them to the next level
An energetic designer that loves to infuse a creative edge into the way they work
Someone who is tapped into current visual trends that help to grab attention and differentiate

About The Garage Group:

The Garage Group is a boutique consulting agency based in Cincinnati, OH. Our small team works together remotely to help brand leaders uncover the courage needed to make innovative decisions and remain relevant amidst uncertainty in the market. Our culture is built on courage, strategy, and hands-on execution. If you’re an entrepreneurial-minded individual, this might be the perfect role for you! 


  • 5+ years of experience designing digital marketing content in an agency or freelance capacity
  • A balanced portfolio of work/passion projects that showcases your style
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite
  • Familiarity with Canva preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Detail-oriented with a commitment to design excellence
  • Willing to develop an understanding of our mission
  • Available to work in Eastern or Central time preferred 


  • Work with the marketing team to develop templates and visual content for social post graphics, newsletter architecture & design, email outreach, event flyers, presentations, case study graphics, and more
  • Be responsible for the design, layout, and formatting of materials
  • Be accountable for assigned deliverables, act independently as needed, and meet deadlines
  • Adhere to brand guidelines

If you’re interested in this role but unsure whether or not you meet all of the qualifications, we encourage you to apply! We learned that research shows that women and people of color are less likely to apply for jobs unless they meet every qualification. We’re dedicated to building a diverse and inclusive workplace, so please apply and send any questions you may have to You might just be the right candidate for this job or others!


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