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Now Hiring: Design Assistant

Job Description

Looking for a young designer to be the right hand to our Founder/Creative Director. You will get experience beyond your years, developing brands for a wide array of entrepreneurs. You will design all sorts of projects, like logos, packaging, websites, social media content, and marketing campaigns (to name a few). You'll go on field trips for brand discovery, photo/video shoots, and sometimes help out at festivals or events.

As the Design Assistant to the Founder/Creative Director, you will work on projects for all entities of Peppermill Projects. This includes clients of Brand Joint, our Cannabis-focused branding agency, as well as direct-to-consumer brands, I + I Botanicals, and Crabcakes & Cannabis.

Looking for portfolios that show strong typographic skills and excellent execution of conceptual work.


  • A positive attitude, excitement for new challenges and desire to keep learning. This position is comparable to continuing your design education through a masters program (but you get paid!)
  • Creativity and strong conceptual problem solving skills
  • Strong design, layout and typography skills are a MUST
  • You have some knowledge of coding, customization, and front-end development
  • Ability to work in our Annapolis, Maryland office.
  • Excellent project planning, organization and time management skills— deadlines are crucial and fast-paced!
  • Ability to collaborate with other team members on projects


If you have capabilities delving into web design, that’s a HUGE plus!

  • Webflow Experience
  • Photography or illustration skills
  • Video editing capabilities
  • Social networking strategies


  • Completed degree from a rigorous design program
  • Strong portfolio showing conceptual problem-solving and excellent typography skills
  • Must have taken web design classes or have some skills/knowledge of web development


Email your resume, portfolio, and a few lines on why you think you’d be a good fit to Salary is dependent on experience.

Location: Annapolis, Maryland

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