#152517

Presentation Designer

Location:
Boston
Job Terms:
Temporary
Start date:
10/07/2019
Posted By:
Christie Bridges
Date:
09/27/2019

Job Description:

Presentation designer will have excellent design and editing skills to transform ideas into visually engaging presentations. Presentation designer is to support marketing, brand management and senior executive level presentation requests.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
• Communicates information visually with the use of color, typography, photography, animations, charts, graphs and diagrams
• Adheres to brand style and standards while creating effective designs.
• Consult with business partners to understand their challenges and verbally provide smart solutions
• Develop creative concepts transforming sometimes complicated, text-heavy presentations into concise, visually engaging experiences
• Partner with department team, project managers, account managers, proofreading, art directors, and production studio
• The Presentation Designer may also be tasked with helping out with other visual design projects such as icon production, digital banner ads, HTML email, Print brochures, Photo resourcing and retouching and trade show graphics as needed.

Characteristics
• Customer centric with excellent interpersonal skills and perseverance
• Creative and collaborative and a great listener
• Deadline-driven with the ability to prioritize multiple projects
• Well-developed verbal and written communication skills
• Resourceful and adaptable to change
• Critical thinker who is comfortable asking questions about project requirements
• Ability to maintain composure and productivity in a fast-paced environment
• Lifelong learner who stays current on presentation and design technology and trends
Requirements
• Expert knowledge of Microsoft PowerPoint
• Outstanding design and typography skills with an emphasis on conceptual storytelling
• Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign (Adobe Animate a plus)
• Understanding and experience in upholding brand guidelines
• Understanding of image formats, resolution, and size
• Strong presentation design portfolio demonstrating a clean design aesthetic
• Ability to develop and convey thoughts, stories, and ideas clearly and effectively in verbal, written, and visual format
• Nimble learner with the ability to grasp new concepts quickly
• Ability to build strong relationships with client and agency team members; team oriented
Education
• BA/BS with communications / design-related major
Functional experience
• Functional - Communications/Multi-media communications management/1-3 Years
• Functional - Marketing/Communications/1-3 Years
• Functional - Communications/Brand development/1-3 Years
• 3-5 years minimum related professional experience
• Experience in professional advertising/marketing environment preferred