Nesnadny + Schwartz is a woman-owned graphic design firm, partnering with socially-minded companies and nonprofit organizations to translate their missions into print and digital experiences.

We are a small team that values collaboration and candor over the observance of title or role. At N+S, everyone has an obligation to contribute their perspective, speak their mind, ask questions, and to be curious. It’s our belief that this approach strengthens the team, our culture, and the solutions we create together.

Based in Cleveland’s University Circle neighborhood, we take inspiration from the cultural and educational institutions that surround us. We strive to integrate our ideas with research and reason, and are inspired by the fine arts.

From concept to execution, the graphic designer will work closely with team members to design unique and meaningful visual solutions and experiences for web and print related projects. The ideal candidate has 3-5 years of related experience, is highly self-motivated and organized, has impeccable attention to detail, and is eager to explore ideas and challenge themself to produce beautiful one-of-a-kind communications.

In this role, you will focus on:

Designing unique and meaningful visual solutions for print and web projects

  • Creative problem solving and attention to detail

  • Desire to learn, ask questions, and challenge conventional thinking

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively across teams

  • Ability to work with leadership to meet company goals

  • Ability to work independently and set goals

  • Ability to manage multiple tasks/projects on time and on budget

  • Comfortable presenting work to internal team members and clients

  • Ability and desire to stay abreast of the changing design landscape and technologies

  • Proficiency in Figma, Sketch, Adobe XD, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop or related software

We're looking for someone with:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Visual Communication Design or related field, or equivalent experience

  • Minimum 3–5 years of related experience, preferably at an agency or on a creative team

Bonus skill sets:

  • Experience writing HTML5 and CSS3

  • Knowledge of JavaScript and PHP

  • Familiarity with WordPress and website content management

  • Motion design experience (Adobe After Effects or similar software)

  • 3D modeling, rendering, and animation

Salary Overview + Selected Benefits:

  • Salary commensurate with experience

  • Profit sharing and bonus opportunities

  • Full medical and vision at no cost to the employee

  • Open, casual, dog-friendly office environment

  • Paid holidays, including closed annually between Christmas and New Years

  • The N+S team is currently testing a hybrid work week as an outcome of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Currently Monday and Tuesday are in-office days and Wednesday through Friday are work from home days.

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, salary expectations, and resume to Please include the job title in your subject line.

N+S is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunities and minority participation. Our firm does not discriminate against employees, creative partners, contractors, or applicants for employment on any legally recognized basis including, but not limited to race, age, color, sexual orientation, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, non-job-related handicap or disability, or veteran status.