Careers

We're KennedyC

An award-winning, mid-size, full-service advertising agency in Madison, Wisconsin. Since 1983, we’ve hired the best marketing minds to stay ahead of the curve.

We’re different because

Our new employees don’t use training wheels. As soon as you’re hired and up to speed, you can make real change for our clients. Prove yourself, do good work, and you’ll have the kind of access and opportunity your friends envy.

You'll love us because

KennedyC employees genuinely like working together. We respect the unique skill sets that every person can offer, and we look for ways to let employees express passion and ideas. You can make friends and connections at KennedyC that last a lifetime.

KennedyC is a mid-sized, full-service advertising agency based in Madison, WI. We provide integrated advertising and interactive campaigns for local and national brands. Implementing progressive and aggressive strategies, we handle all offline and online marketing needs – from direct mail to email, cable to broadcast, radio to Pandora, YouTube to Facebook.

Do you enjoy designing and building websites with a mobile-first approach? Do you think outside of the box when it comes to branding and user experience? KennedyC is looking for a web designer to join our team of energetic, passionate marketers. You’ll be working on websites, landing pages, banners, email marketing, display ads and much more!

Skills
  • WordPress expert (both admin panel and theme development)
  • Proficient in HTML, CSS, SCSS, and Javascript
  • Able to to develop responsive websites with a mobile-first approach
  • Expert in design fundamentals (contrast, visual hierarchy, positive/negative space, typography, etc.)
  • Expert in web design principles (responsive design, SEO, grid-based layouts, accessibility, etc.)
  • Strong Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and XD skills
  • Ability to A\B test designs
  • Attention to detail
  • Strong verbal and non-verbal communication
  • Willingness to learn new technologies and processes
Tasks
  • Implement SEO recommendations and technical updates
  • Translate requests from various formats and stages of development into Adobe Xd layouts that fit with current branding
  • Plan page designs from idea to completion
  • Collaborate with AE team to have images/banners/emails created and to receive brand approval
  • Communicate with developers and content team to verify designs are workable
  • Optimize images for small file size and fast web loading times
  • Design and deliver paid Google and social media ads on a tight deadline
  • Website conceptualization, wireframing/sketching and high-fidelity mockups
  • Manage, update & troubleshoot client websites on an ongoing basis
  • Contribute to team development processes
Bonus Skills
  • Proficient with Git version control
  • Able to write and maintain clean code
  • Animation experience
  • Familiarity with frameworks like Symfony and Laravel
  • Familiarity with campaign monitor, mail chimp or other email marketing platforms
  • Working knowledge of PHP, jQuery, Bootstrap, or Tailwind
  • After Effects and Adobe Premiere experience
Compensation & Benefits
  • Salary commensurate with experience
  • Competitive full benefits package including 401(k)
  • Summer hours!
  • Fully stocked snack cabinet
  • Fun, talented coworkers who are a blast to work with
  • Supportive work/life balance
To Apply

Submit your resume, cover letter, and portfolio of work to careers@kennedyc.com with the subject Web Designer.

Looking for an internship?
We’re not currently offering internship opportunities, but thank you for your interest.