Integrated Designer - Design Studio 7/7/2018

PA Consulting Group New York, NY

Location
New York, NY
AJE Ref #
582280232
Job Classification
Full Time
Job Type
Regular
Company Ref #
8937
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)

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Job Description

This is a new role in our New York office. You will be part of PA s internal creative agency based in London The Design Studio.
You will be hands-on with a huge variety of exciting and fast moving projects, to support PA s wide range of creative work in the US and across the World.
The core responsibilities will depend on the annual marketing strategy and the wider business objectives. It can be anything from brand design, to interactive rich pictures, to presentations all in the same week.
We are looking for a mid- senior level designer, but more importantly, someone who has a real passion to experiment and push boundaries. You will be the only US designer, but will sit with the marketing team in New York. You will also be in daily contact with the rest of the London team through our digital systems and regular meetings.
This is one of those creative opportunities that comes once in a lifetime. You will be the seed we plant in the US and we will help you grow over time.

This role will include but is not limited to the following:
Providing clients with professionally finished, creatively designed, high level reports, presentations and proposals
Creative a range of marketing material, from brochures, web design, artwork, illustration and web assets.
Translate complex ideas and data into a logical and visually engaging format quickly and efficiently
Build and maintain strong relationships with internal and external clients
Customer focused with ability to liaise and influence at all levels
Adhere closely to PA s brand and corporate style whilst acknowledging the local preferences. Design creative, compelling, and professional presentations and reports within strict corporate guidelines to tight deadlines, promoting best practice and consistency
Provide guidance and support on layout and design to the wider business as well as the junior designers in the studio
Good visualising and layout skills essential, both print and online.
Liaise with internal and external clients regarding production and completion of presentations. Managing expectations and meeting briefs on time and to budget
Proof check all work thoroughly to ensure highest standard of output, buddy check as required for other members of the team
Ensure team goals and objectives are met. Ensure a high standard of quality control for all design and all print is created within the team
Responsibility for tracking own jobs in database
Promote the local and global design offering through informal training and networking
Support broader Marketing function initiatives and team members

Job Requirements

Strong design skills based on a degree, equivalent qualification or industry experience
A proven track record in creating high end PPT documents and templates and good presentation design, with a strong portfolio
Word skills a plus.
Extensive and advanced experience in working with MS Office
Extensive and advanced working knowledge of Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign, and other appropriate presentation software
4+ years professional experience
Animation / 3D software and skills a plus
Excellent personal organisation and time management skills to prioritise often conflicting and demanding workloads
Ability to work quickly and accurately
Proficient in understanding client expectations and requirements
Establishes rapport with and trust of staff, managers and internal and external clients
Supports and builds collaborative working relationships with individuals within the business
A good team player, willing to ask for, and provide help to other members of
the design team, can-do attitude
In-depth understanding of current design trends and processes
Excellent analytical skills (for briefs)
Strong communication skills, both written and verbal

Essential Skills: PowerPoint, Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, Brand, Design

Ideal candidate will also have experience in the following: After Effects, Animate, 3D Experience
Illustration
Word

About PA Consulting Group

We are the consulting, technology and innovation firm that uses constant curiosity and ever-evolving expertise to make a lasting impact on the world. We are PA Consulting Group. Specializing in technology and innovation, management and IT consulting, our employees operate globally across a wide range of sectors, delivering practical solutions that make the difference for our clients.
Getting exceptional results that have a lasting impact on businesses, communities and individuals is what we do. And finding fresh angles, exploring new avenues and following the unconventional path is how we do it. We are solving some of the world s most complex problems. But where others settle for off-the-shelf solutions, we approach each challenge with fresh eyes, unconstrained thinking and a perfectly balanced team of experts handpicked for the task.
Join us and make the difference with your career.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. VEVRAA Federal Contractor