Job Announcement – Graphic Designer


MIFA’s mission: Supporting the independence of vulnerable seniors and families in crisis through high-impact programs. Our vision: Uniting the community through service. Our values are to welcome and respect all people, act with integrity, value individual initiative and ability, serve individuals and the community as an act of faith, and balance humanitarian goals with sound business practices.


Job Title

Graphic Designer

Full-time, $20.00 to $22.60/hour


Posting date: June 16, 2014

Closing date: July 3, 2014


Position Summary

The graphic designer designs a wide variety of visual presentations and serves as steward of MIFA’s graphic identity, creating and maintaining a strong, dynamic, and unified graphic communication. This service is completed in collaboration with staff on an assortment of projects from conception to production while ensuring a consistent visual brand.



  1. Bachelor’s degree required
  2. Two years of graphic design job related experience required preferably in an organization environment
  3. Strong design skills using Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop required
  4. Knowledge of printing and emerging technologies in new media
  5. Knowledge of video and photographic technology and equipment
  6. Ability to clearly present ideas and concepts
  7. Ability to proofread  and edit copy
  8. Copy writing  experience preferred
  9. Microsoft Office, Word, and Excel proficiency required
  10. Ability to work with a diverse base of internal and external constituents
  11. Ability to work in a fast paced office and manage multiple projects, priorities, and deadlines
  12. Social media and website development familiarity


Major Responsibility and Related Activities

Create graphic concepts, designs, and layouts within established budgets and timeframes for an array of campaign materials, reports, direct mail, and website.

Manage vendor relationships.

Manage and provide photographic and video activities.

To Apply

Mail resume and cover letter to MIFA Human Resources, P. O. Box 3130, Memphis, TN  38173-0130 or email No phone calls, please.