Senior Designer/Web Developer

Reports To: Art Director
Salary: Contingent on Level of Experience
Education: BA in Design, Communications, or Visual Arts preferred but NOT required. 5+ Years Experience.
Language: English
Work Authorization: United States
Geography: Hybrid but must live within commuting distance of Sayreville, NJ 08872
Relocation Offered: No

Who We Are

Costello Creative Group (CCG) is a multi-disciplinary boutique creative marketing and design studio delivering strategy, execution, and implementation of visual communications for growth-seeking manufacturers.

We provide branding, website, design, and digital marketing solutions that help B2B businesses crystalize their message, modernize their identity, and present a consistent brand experience. This elevated perception helps retain key customers and attract ideal prospects while making their organizations more desirable to skilled talent.

Whether they’re a marketer or business owner, they recognize that their organization is leaving money on the table due to poor optics — an unfortunate result of dated, clumsy, and diluted branding. They recognize their business is losing opportunities due to superficial acts of marketing and inconsistent communications. 

Our most successful engagements are with companies that want to grow and have ongoing multi-channel marketing needs. Most importantly, our clients recognize that their time is better spent elsewhere instead of DIY’ing marketing tactics and implementation.

Driven by our core values while harnessing a business owner’s mentality to problem-solving — we pride ourselves on exemplary customer service and guaranteed same-day response. We provide direct access to our design team for concise communication using an all-hands-on-deck approach to creative ideation and collaboration.

Since we hung our shingle in 2012, we’ve proudly maintained an 80% retention rate, an A+ Accreditation by the BBB, and a 5-Star Google Rating. We’ve received over 40 happy testimonies and garnered the respect of our business community, winning over 30 awards for creative excellence from 6 separate organizations.

Our Values

You absolutely must be aligned with our Core Values to be considered.


We are actively seeking talent for this position!

Our creative team works directly with clients as an extension of their in-house teams, so you must be experienced in providing outstanding customer service while maintaining a professional and friendly demeanor through all interactions whether in person, via phone, or email. Regardless of the role, you’ll be required to juggle numerous projects at once, so having the ability to prioritize and shift gears quickly to meet deadlines is a must. We work in a fast-paced environment and it’s critical to maintain a high level of quality across all projects.

A positive attitude and sense of humor facilitate the many opportunities for personal growth that CCG has to offer. Be ready to expand your existing skills by working collaboratively on a range of ambitious and innovative projects to help our team produce the best work possible in order to satisfy our client’s business goals and objectives. CCG’s vision is to scale and you just may be an integral part of our company’s success and future growth.

If you apply for this position, don’t forget to mention your favorite food as a child under the ‘Tell us why you’re an amazing fit!’ section.


  • Have a Bachelor’s degree in graphic design (visual communications)
  • Have 5+ years of work experience in a creative design position with a knowledge of website design & print production
  • Be self-motivated, innovative with the ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment 
  • Be highly organized and possess the ability to multi-task and handle multiple overlapping jobs
  • Have strong concepting and sketching skills
  • Be stable under pressure and have the drive and willingness to learn and accept creative critique
  • Be detail orientated, and have good communication skills; both written and verbal 
  • Be a problem solver and design for both a specialized and diverse audience
  • Have an artistic flair, think outside of the box, and understand (and adopt) the latest design trends
  • Have the ability to interpret and execute on a design brief
  • Be reliable and take pride in the quality of your work
  • Be a self-starter working both individually and in a team environment


  • Have strong design aesthetics
  • Be able to conceptualize and design of a wide range of materials for print and digital applications 
  • Be able to conceptualize and execute UX plans including sitemaps and wireframes
  • Build WordPress websites using page builders like Elementor
  • Be able to conceptualize and execute Stylescapes and UI designs such as website mockups and beyond
  • Communicate with web developers to ensure website mockups are accurately translated in development
  • Maintain recurring email blast designs in platforms such as MailChimp
  • Be responsive to client feedback with the ability to understand client goals
  • Be able to understand and clearly follow brand guidelines
  • Prepare rough drafts, concepts, and present ideas 
  • Source stock photography as projects require it
  • Retouch photography for optimal results
  • Manage backend of website, make updates, and create mockups for portfolio
  • Manage client proofing software
  • Estimate new projects
  • Delegate work and manage freelancers
  • Be able to immerse themselves within our specialty industries
  • Troubleshoot software, hardware, and output systems; communicate with tech support
  • Streamline digital workflows when possible and share tips & tricks with the team
  • Research various technology, apps, software, and other tech platforms in an effort to improve efficiencies
  • Manage Clients and expectations
  • Order studio materials as needed 
  • Maintain a neat and organized workspace
  • Attend and contribute to client meetings
  • Liaise with online vendors and upload artwork for final output
  • Work in collaboration with SEO, copywriting, and development partners
  • Communicate regularly with local vendors and trusted partners
  • Setup and manage website hosting spaces
  • Management of content website maintenance plans
  • Technical website updates, e.g. plugin updates, monitoring uptimes, malware monitoring, running backups, etc.
  • Maintain digital assets and organized file versioning processes within Dropbox
  • Maintain/update recurring marketing emails in platforms such as MailChimp and Constant Contact
  • Manage/update the backend of company website and create project mockups for company portfolio
  • Manage client website monthly maintenance plans including plugin and content updates
  • Assist Clients with day to day file requests
  • For web design projects; be able to perform a research & discovery exercise based on client input to provide valuable insights that include:
    • Review of SEO reports
    • Review of Google Analytics
    • Competitive landscape analysis
    • Best practices for user experience
    • Construct user profiles


Proficient in a Macintosh environment with technical knowledge of Adobe® Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, and Dimension). Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint and Excel). Apple Pages, Keynote and Numbers. WordPress CMS and Elementor (or similar) page builder(s). After Effects is not required but a huge plus.


We hope that working with a high-level creative team and friendly Clients in exciting industries is beneficial enough, but we add the following toppings to our sundae anyway.

  • Brand NEW Studio Space!
  • Health Insurance
  • IRA Match
  • PTO/Sick Leave
  • Paid Holidays
  • Education Subsidizing
  • … and more

Ready to apply?