Senior Graphic Designer - Hybrid

Starts ASAP this month or next month, interviewing now
Duration Full-Time
Status Full-Time with benefits
Rate Salary is DOE + significant yearly bonus
Our client, a leading real estate company, is looking for an experienced Senior Graphic Designer to join their fast paced and high energy team full-time, hybrid remote and onsite but fully onsite for the first 3 weeks for onboarding.

The Senior Graphic Designer will produce high-quality graphic content and marketing materials for commercial real estate transactions across all property types, including office, retail, industrial, residential, hospitality and alternative assets throughout North America.

Candidates with commercial real estate / commercial real estate finance / general real estate / investment banking etc. experience are strongly preferred.

Senior Graphic Designer Details / Overview
• Some sort of understanding of or exposure to finance/real estate etc. would be helpful
• The team is about 22 people total and is very busy and fast paced
• They operate under tight turnaround times
• They have dozens of deals at once and each require custom designed collateral for debt and equity structured finance deals
• They use some templates but most of the deliverables are custom OM’s (OM = offer memorandum)
• OM’s are like books and vary in length depending on size and scope of deal, 20 – 40 page long PDFs
• Text, photos, charts and tables (content is provided, designers makes it look cohesive)
• Ideally the look and feel of the OM corresponds to the style of the property
• The goal is always to sell so always enticing and fresh etc.
• There is a lot of back and forth in the process, a lot of edits based on client comments etc.
• There will be 1 direct report, the other more junior designer
• The bulk of the work is digital but the team brings printed materials to in person pitches
• Evening/extra hours are required based on the needs of the business/urgent deals

Senior Graphic Designer Responsibilities
• Manage all graphic design projects from concept to delivery; refine drafts and generate creative concepts
• Develop and design digital and print marketing materials including debt guidances, pitches/presentations, offering memoranda, brochures and tombstones
• Understand and act strategically to connect design thinking to business requirements
• Collaborate with team members in the design, editing and content management on all projects
• Coordinate with third party vendors for procurement of market area data, site plans, maps, property photos; and for printing needs
• Engage with Corporate Marketing and senior Capital Markets’ professionals on an as-needed basis
• Ensure team and corporate brand consistency throughout various marketing projects
• Directly oversee junior designer’s projects for quality control
• Participate in weekly team meetings to review deal flow / deal status and to manage project timelines
• Other duties as assigned—including market report design and delivery; invitation and logo design; and procurement of promotional materials

Senior Graphic Designer Skills & Qualifications
• Proficient in Adobe Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Bridge, Lightroom); Microsoft Office Suite
• Ability to be proactive, anticipate demands, accomplish tasks and meet deadlines with minimal direction and oversight
• Understanding of design styles and techniques, color theory and typography
• Exceptional creativity and a strong eye for aesthetics, composition, and visual details
• 5+ years experience in a fast-paced, highly rigorous environment

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