This position is a fantastic opportunity for an early career professional who is talented and enjoys converting text and complicated data into rich visual PowerPoint presentations through infographics and innovative chart design. The primary role requires translating (i.e., Poverty Tracker reports, program reports, sales materials) into a format that can be presented using a compact and creative approach that is accurate, engaging, easily accessible and relevant. The candidate will also provide production support to the Art Director with print and digital projects. Our goal is to create information rich, comprehensible internal communication collateral and compelling external marketing materials that maintain the elevated design standard Robin Hood holds in the market.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Assist the Art Director with diverse design deliverables that aim to distill complex concepts and stories into informative and digestible materials that bring clarity and insights to target audiences.
Collaborate with the Development Team in the creation of sales support materials including PowerPoint presentations and sales sheets.
Follow rigid brand guidelines while providing design solutions for print and digital communication materials including invitations, flyers, programs, brochures, reports and digital assets for social and web.
Create clear and compelling presentations from technical information and program analytics by using unique vector icons and manipulated images in photoshop.
Bachelor’s degree required in Graphic Design/Design Communication with a minimum of two years of relevant experience
Advanced PowerPoint working knowledge required
Proficiency in Adobe suite software package particularly InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator
Must be comfortable with creating unique icons in Illustrator
Working knowledge of HTML and CSS
Experience with Mail Chimp and/or related email marketing applications
Very strong typography skills and design sensibility
Knowledge of print production and pre-press best practices
Ability to take and process constructive artistic feedback and work independently
Data analysis and reporting skills a plus
Excellent project management skills with good judgment and attention to detail
Excellent organizational, planning, and time-management skills
Strong written and oral communications skills
Self-Starter. Skilled at completing tasks with minimal support
Customer service orientation and good interpersonal skills
Team player and collaborator
Commitment to social change and understanding of poverty-related issues.
Familiarity with the nonprofit sector, and interest in helping to strengthen nonprofit organizations towards greater effectiveness.
Must have the ability to multi-task and operate in a fast-paced working environment while meeting deadlines.
Fluent in Microsoft Office suite, with an emphasis on excellent Outlook, Word, and Excel skills. Experience with Salesforce or other CRM systems preferred.