Graphic Design & Marketing Lead

Graphic Design & Marketing Lead – San Francisco

Company Description

Angaza tackles global energy poverty by enabling off-grid customers to purchase clean energy in affordable amounts over time. Our business-to-business Pay-As-You-Go technology serves manufacturers and distributors selling solar products across the globe. Angaza is a venture backed, for-profit social enterprise based in San Francisco, California and Nairobi, Kenya; our small and growing team shares a passion for technology and a desire to address unmet needs on a global scale through innovative, market-driven solutions.

Role Summary

You will be the only design and marketing professional on our small but rapidly growing team. As such, you will be the principal resource for all-things visual and your work will lay the foundation for growth of a marketing team later this year. Your projects will range widely from layout of external-facing one-pagers to branding placement on partner collateral to field photography and video editing. You must have willingness and enthusiasm to dive into marketing efforts like managing our social media presence and launching a monthly newsletter. This is an entrepreneurial role that straddles design and marketing, and will challenge you to manage your time efficiently and balance project requests from multiple sources. It is a perfect position for someone who is energetic and eager to tackle diverse projects in a fast-paced start-up environment.

Job responsibilities

· Lay out sales slide decks, marketing one-pagers, and new website pages
· Coordinate joint marketing efforts with partners including press releases, social media campaigns, and promotional collateral
· Manage branding use and placement on partners’ materials
· Manage and increase our presence on social media sites
· Coordinate field photography and videography
· Establish and maintain a periodic promotional newsletter
· Create/modify icons and logos as needed for sales/branding/marketing efforts

Required Skills & Attributes. You…

· Are entrepreneurial and self-motivated
· Love creating beautiful, professional visuals
· Can maintain focus and produce results while juggling and prioritizing multiple projects simultaneously
· Are excited to increase Angaza’s visibility through basic marketing efforts
· Have strong interpersonal skills that allow you to work effectively with key external partners
· Have great organizational skills and attention to detail
· Are comfortable with periodic international travel to emerging markets
· Exemplify the key tenants of the Angaza culture: forward-thinking, collaborative, curious, and open-minded

Required Experience

· Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications, or graphic design required. Masters or professional degree a plus
· Demonstrated graphic design skills for print and web materials
· Demonstrated writing skills that can be applied to web copy, social media, newsletters, case studies, and press releases
· Extensive knowledge and experience with Adobe Creative Suite

To Apply

Send your CV, detailed cover letter, and portfolio to careers@angazadesign.com using the subject line “Graphic Design and Marketing Lead – YOURNAME”. Note that you must include a portfolio to be considered. Due to application volume, we will only be able to follow up with the most promising candidates.