Senior Associate, Graphic Design

Creative, Design & Content New York, New York


Description

 

OVERVIEW:

 

Our people are passionate about communications, and we understand that design plays a vital role in our business. If you love to push boundaries, you’ll feel right at home. Who are you? You are a talented presentation designer with great graphic design skills. If you also happen to love digital design work such as social content, gifs, and web design, that’s great.

 

You want to step in and help make Wavemaker be the most admired and distinctive media, content and technology agency in the world.

 

ABOUT YOU:
 

  • You are a talented left and right brained visual storyteller that can bring our company’s essence to life.
  • You will be creative and visual but also logical and organized.
  • You’re passionate about design, typography, illustrations and photography and everything else that makes up for great visual storytelling.
  • You truly enjoy creating presentations that elevate the story, and you are an expert-level user of Microsoft Office PowerPoint in a PC environment. 
  • You have a user knowledge and understanding of other design software such as Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign is expected.
  • Your design aesthetic is paramount, with solid typographic and layout expertise needed as you will also help in the layout of our though leadership pieces.
  • Attention to detail is vital.  

 

YOUR IMPACT:
 

As an integral part of the North American Marketing Team and the North American Business Development team, you will work on new business pitches and importantly work with Senior Management to transform their thoughts, visions, strategies and data into creative and compelling presentations and marketing materials.

  • You’ll work with fast-paced teams to deliver creative pitch, client and conference presentations that wow and win clients
  • You’ll partner with fast-paced teams assisting in the creation of marketing materials, for use around the world both in digital and print.
  • You’ll help with the creation of office environment and pitch graphics
  • You’ll create charts, infographics, and data visualizations for presentations.
  • You’ll image source with light photo manipulation and color corrections.


YOUR QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS:

  • You’re a highly skilled/expert user of Microsoft Office for PC (Fluency in PPT Slide masters, template creations, multimedia and animation tools needed, and PPT 3D work a +)
  • You have knowledge of other production software: Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign
  • You have a ‘can-do’ attitude
  • You’re detail-oriented, logical, creative, and energetic.
  • You hold a positive attitude, are professional, and self-motivated
  • You have willingness to step in and take on tasks that often involve tight deadlines and working with multiple stakeholders, and a passion for visual storytelling and design
  • You can stay on deadline and be able to multi-task
  • You accept constructive criticism and be open and considerate of different perspectives
  • You are comfortable in a dynamic, fast-paced and collaborative environment
  • You work well under pressure, accept feedback with grace and problem solve
  • You exhibit strong prioritization skills; ability to manage several projects at once
  • You can remain calm and work quickly under pressure, in an extremely fast-paced environment with a high level of turnaround
  • You understand compliance with media law and ethical guidelines
  • You’re experienced in creating interactive charts and infographics
  • You understand (and are interested in) media, content and technology is a plus
  • You have 4+ years of experience

Only candidates that can provide a strong diverse portfolio, which includes at least 3 PowerPoint presentation designs, will be considered.

**PLEASE INCLUDE 3 POWERPOINT PRESENTATION DESIGNS WITH YOUR APPLICATION**

This position may occasionally necessitate working evenings and weekends and could involve travel.

BONUS QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Illustrations
  • Gif making/motion design
  • Website design

 

ABOUT WAVEMAKER:

Hi Future Makers. We are Wavemaker. We are a next-generation agency delivering world-class solutions through media, content and technology for some of the world’s biggest brands.  We recognize that our people create our competitive advantage and we will only achieve our fullest potential by leveraging each individuals’ unique skills, expertise and perspectives.  As a result, we've designed an inclusive culture that encourages and embraces diversity in all its dimensions. As Future Makers, we are driven by our deep audience and purchase journey understanding, coupled with our unrivaled scale and access through GroupM, to ensure the delivery of leading-edge solutions at the intersection of media, content & technology.  Our mission is ‘Let’s make the future’ – through a dazzling blend of magic and logic -- we never stop Caring, Creating and Growing to help our clients and people succeed.

 

GroupM and all its affiliates embrace and celebrate diversity, inclusivity, and equal opportunity. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We are a worldwide media agency network that represents global clients. The more inclusive we are, the more great work we can create together.