Graphic Designer

Are you a collaborative creative who’s already developed killer design skills, but you’re still hungry to learn from some of the best creative directors and designers in the business? Can you advance multiple projects for multiple clients without sacrificing attention to detail or losing your passion for inspired design? We are experiencing growth and have an immediate opening for a Graphic Designer. Title can be evaluated and modified based on experience.

Responsibilities and Duties

Note: This is a full-time, on-site role located in our corporate office in downtown Des Moines, Iowa.

  • Collaborates with client, editorial staff, manager, art director, and/or other project participants to understand project assignment, audience, and intended message.
  • Creates original visual media that communicates the desired feeling or message in an engaging and unified way.
  • Chooses graphics, art, and stock photography, as appropriate; may enhance choices with simple drawings.
  • Selects fonts for written copy; produces sample layout for approval by client or other project participants.
  • Prepares drafts of design work and provides samples to editorial or other appropriate staff or departments for review.
  • Revises projects as necessary based on collaborative feedback process.
  • Consults with graphics manager, art director, and/or other team members as needed on complex or specialized projects.
  • Prepares print orders and assembly instructions on notification of final approval.
  • Maintains records of billable project time as required.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s degree required, major or significant coursework in Art, Graphic Design, or related disciplines highly preferred.
  • At least two years professional experience in an agency or agency-like environment.
  • Mastery over Adobe Creative Suite software.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Organized with attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently on an assignment.
  • Ability to work collaboratively as a member of a team.
  • Diligent and firm, with high ethical standards.
  • Confidential

About You

You’re all about leading and the details – the little things that usually go unnoticed – no matter how many conversations and versions and updates are up in the air. You can dive into the business side of an ask just as comfortably as you can advocate for great creative. And, of course, your projects are always on strategy, on budget and on time.

About Us

Flynn Wright opened in 1984. Today, we operate with two locations in Des Moines, Iowa and Sioux Falls, South Dakota. At the heart of everything we do are passionate individuals who bring creative ideas that help our clients stay one step ahead.

Perks & Benefits Snapshot

  • Join an awesome team in the heart of downtown – steps away from art, culture, and of course, delicious coffee and food!
  • Enjoy comprehensive Group Health, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance plans.
  • Score big with a 401k offering a company match.
  • Fuel up with free coffee, soft drinks, and snacks galore at our office.
  • No need to stress about parking – it’s on the house.
  • Embrace ample Personal Time Off (PTO) & celebrate Paid Holidays.
  • Cash-in on our sweet Employee Referral Program.
  • Unlock the potential for a Year-End Bonus (fingers crossed for company success).
  • Let loose at staff gatherings and parties, from festive holiday bashes to fun golf outings and more!

Sound like you?

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