Global New Business Presentations Manager

Creative New York, New York


Description

Position at Havas

 

 

Global New Business Presentations Manager

 

 

The New Business Presentations Manager is a critical member of the Global Marketing and New Business team: leading a team that designs, produces, and updates beautiful, compelling design work for a variety of audiences and media (e.g. digital products, C-level presentations, marketing collateral). In order to accomplish this, the designer must understand and be able to extend the visual language for different projects, taking into consideration not only how it looks but how it works and will be used. This candidate must have the ability to communicate complex information and data effectively with the use of animation, builds, as well as the creation of easy to understand charts, graphs and diagrams. This team members also provides input on all-design related brand activity across the entire Havas network, from initial planning phases to production, distribution, and implementation.

 

The New Business Presentations Manager reports directly into the Associate Director of Presentations & Special Projects as well as the Global Chief Marketing Operations Officer. He/She will manage the Global and NY New Business design team.

 

 

Requirements:

 

  • At least 6 years of visual design experience with expertise in presentation design
  • Graphic design experience and ability to succeed in a deadline-oriented, fast-paced environment
  • Ability to work independently and translate creative briefing documents into visual design concepts; confidently present creative concepts and rationales to team for feedback, iterate and refine for approval
  • Supervise, coach, inspire and motivate a growing team of designers
  • Bachelor's Degree in Design or equivalent experience

 

 

Skills:

 

  • Excellent creative and artistic presentation skills for creative brand story telling in keynote, powerpoint, storyboards, moodboards, and etc.
  • Strong in-depth knowledge of brand positioning and industry trends, including digital & technology
  • Highly proficient in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, After Effects, Dreamweaver, MS Office Suite, and iWork
  • Knowledge in HTML/CSS, and print-production
  • Manage time effectively, to multi-task and meet urgent deadlines
  • Detail-oriented individual who reviews his/her work carefully
  • Self starter with the ability to work independently

 

Qualities and Characteristics:

 

  • Compelling portfolio of distinctive work that spans product/service design/presentations and storytelling
  • A leader, a creative mind and a project manager all in one
  • You are fearless, boundlessly creative and relentlessly attentive to detail
  • Professional demeanor with high degree of comfort collaborating with a cross-functional team and/or executive-level internal clients