Presentation Designer

Hartford, CT
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Alicia Capobianco

Job Description:

Our large financial services client located in Hartford is seeking a Graphic Designer with experience in presentation design for a month long contract assignment with potential for extension pending work flow. This role could turn into future contracts with this client when they need additional help for conferences, meetings, and events.

The Group Benefits marketing team plays an important role in the clients growth strategy, helping to drive new sales, retain customers and preserve relationships. How we tell our story is vitally important to our success.

How You Will Support Our Team

The Presentation designer will be responsible for building PowerPoint presentations within established brand standards for a variety of audiences both internally and externally.

What Will Be Expected Of You

  • Design, produce and edit PowerPoint presentations from copy, graphics, Excel data and other presentations using company branding guidelines
  • Ensure a unified, on-brand message to clients, prospects and key business partners
  • Support communications and promotions of strategic plans with impactful presentations
  • Streamline messaging to ensure the greatest impact
  • Distill complex product and service information into compelling narratives and bring to life with interesting visual designs
  • Take the initiative to identify needs and develop realistic and creative solutions
  • Work well under pressure and within deadlines
  • Provide high level of quality assurance on all deliverables — including spellchecking, formatting and maintaining consistent look and feel of a presentation
  • Manipulate imagery and graphic elements in Photoshop and InDesign

Skills and Experience Needed

Qualified candidates will meet the following requirements:

  • Minimum 3 years of experience in Graphic Design
  • Expertise with the Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign / Illustrator / Photoshop)
  • Expertise with Microsoft PowerPoint
  • Must provide a portfolio/samples that demonstrate strong fundamental design knowledge
  • Strong project management skills, prioritization and organizational skills
  • Technologically savvy team player who can work effectively with business partners and across teams
  • Ability to work independently yet collaboratively
  • Demonstrated knowledge of presentation design, template usage and presentation delivery
  • Results oriented - motivated to achieve high standards and continuous improvement



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