Senior Presentation Designer 8/26/2016

Boston Consulting Group Atlanta, GA

Company
Boston Consulting Group
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
2889BR
AJE Ref #
575982518
Location
Atlanta, GA
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Associates Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Company Information
The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) is a global management consulting firm and the world s leading advisor on business strategy. We partner with clients from the private, public, and not-for-profit sectors in all regions to identify their highest value opportunities, address their most critical challenges, and transform their enterprises. BCG was founded in 1963 and is a privately owned firm with more than 7,000 employees across 85 offices in 48 countries. Integrity, respect for the individual, delivering value, and making an impact on society are just some of BCG's core values. BCG's commitment to both our clients' success and our own standards is what sets BCG apart as a world-class professional services organization. Join BCG - start your career at a company that is consistently ranked as the leader in its field, and is acknowledged as one of the best places to work.

Position Summary
The BCG North American Visual Services Team consists of creative leaders, technology strategists, graphic designers, videographers, illustrations and more. We leverage design to translate complex business messages into beautiful visual storytelling.



Job Responsibilities
As a Senior Presentation Designer (PowerPoint) in the BCG North American Visual Services team, you will use your design experience and creative skills to:


* Design and edit expert level PowerPoint presentations

* Use deep knowledge of Illustrator, Photoshop, Excel and Word

* Apply creative layout solutions to presentation slides

* Translate business language, processes and more into engaging visual stories

* Execute complex and ambiguous edits with minimal direction

* Host creative briefs that capture the business challenge, build timelines and communicate with client

* Support all design decisions with creative, strategic and/or business reasoning

* Pitch creative concepts, mock ups and discuss ideas to internal clients

* Participate in client calls and meetings

* Mentor Presentation Specialists

Basic Job Requirements

* Bachelor s degree in graphic design or related field preferred

* 6+ years of relevant experience preferred

* Expert skill level in PowerPoint

* Knowledge of visual design visual theory (i.e., composition, color theory, typography etc.)

* Experience and interest in coaching and mentoring junior staff

* B2B experience and deep business language knowledge

* Experience in a professional services environment

* Strong verbal and written communication skills; ability to clearly articulate ideas

Key Competencies

* Demonstrates excellent collaboration skills, a solution-based attitude, and the ability to work with people with diverse skills and backgrounds

* Ability to flex approach from a design and working style perspective depending on the needs of the project and client

* Consistent willingness to go above and beyond for project deliverables, as well as one s own development

* Sharp eye for layout design and awareness of design trends

* Excellent time management skills

* Thrives in an environment of continual feedback

* Ability to develop project from creative conception to final deliverable

* Ability to work independently and prioritize under narrow time limitations and/or with interruptions, to produce accurate results within quick turnaround times

* Handle stressful situations with poise, understanding and tact

* Actively listens, requests clarification when needed

* Exceptional attention to detail

Additional Information
To be considered candidates must include a link to their portfolio.

Non-discrimination Statement
The Boston Consulting Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity / expression, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected under federal, state or local law, where applicable. BCG is an E-Verify Employer. Click here for more information on E-Verify. VEVRAA Federal Contractor

Job ID
2889BR
Auto req ID 2889BR