Sr. Graphic Designer

Marketing Malvern, Pennsylvania

About The Institutes

A not-for-profit organization located in beautiful Malvern, PA, The Institutes have been the leading provider of risk management and property-casualty insurance education for more than 100 years. By living our values—Put the Customer First, Do What You Say, Work Together, Be Innovative and Do the Right Thing— our talented team delivers innovative solutions that best empower risk and insurance professionals to help those in need. In 2019, The Institutes was named a Top Workplace by Philly.com for the fifth time. We understand the importance of work-life balance and provide excellent benefits and a friendly and team-focused work environment to drive employee engagement. 

 

Senior Graphic Designer

The Institutes are committed to providing customer-first and innovative solutions that best empower risk and insurance professionals to help those in need. By joining us, you’ll benefit by being a part of a collaborative team that welcomes new thoughts and ideas for solving business goals. We are seeking a creative and innovative Senior Graphic Designer to join our team who will champion The Institutes' brands across all platforms and materials, ensuring brand consistency and a great customer experience.  The Senior Graphic Designer will also look for opportunities for advancement in design and technology that can be utilized across all brands. The ideal candidate is a creative team player who is willing to coach and mentor other designers on the team, plus has a strong attention to detail and relentless drive to push the boundaries of design.

 

Essential Responsibilities

  • Work closely with brand leaders, and Marketing teams to conceptualize and execute marketing materials and products.
  • Translate marketing and branding strategies into design strategies.
  • Design professional-quality materials for various brands including promotional collateral, posters, booklets, mass email communications, banner ads social media graphics, etc.
  • Take ownership of projects from start to finish - including research, ideation, visual design, prototyping and testing; creating and presenting design concepts to stakeholders.
  • Keep current on trends in print, digital and web design.
  • Consistently look for opportunities for advancements in design and technology and ways to improve the brand, style guide, websites, materials and products.
  • Brainstorm and provide creative input to help bring forth new and innovative ideas that will help better serve our customer.
  • Act as a coach and mentor to other designers.
  • Collaborate with IT Developers to support web development initiatives and design for web applications.

 

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree required.
  • 4-5 years’ experience working in graphic design within a team environment.
  • Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite (Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop) required.
  • Strong portfolio that showcases design experience.
  • Familiarity with web publications and HTML/WordPress and e-commerce experience is a plus.
  • Experience in web development and application across multiple mediums preferred.

 

The Best Part? The Benefits!

To enforce the importance of work-life balance, employees enjoy excellent benefits, including:

  • Onsite Cafeteria in Malvern - free breakfast and lunch every day!
  • 401(k) plan with company contribution up to 16%
  • Generous time off package that includes paid vacation, personal, sick and holidays
  • Paid maternity and parental leave
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Medical, dental, vision and prescription coverage
  • Free on-site fitness center
  • A beautiful 1.25 mile-long walking path!

 

The role is remote currently, and for the near future.