Designer (US0094)


Charlotte, North Carolina / Perform Group

Posted: Jul 24, 2017

Description

JOB PURPOSE (SO WHAT'S YOUR NEW ROLE ABOUT?)

We are looking for a Designer to become part of the Experience Design (XD) Department to assist in progressing the Sporting News brand through dynamic, engaging creative solutions, while driving engagement through a variety of platforms.

To succeed in this multifaceted role, you need to be a versatile digital designer working across Marketing, Commercial and Brand design. The ability to lead creative campaigns and take ownership of any task briefed into you, whilst also creating standards across a wide range of products and environments is essential.

You will be working closely with 2 other designers in Charlotte, along with a wider global team that make up the XD Design Team.

KEY DELIVERABLES (WHAT WILL YOU DO IN YOUR NEW ROLE?)% of role

Creating compelling graphics that engage our social media audience and build brand presence.60%

Proactive and well organised. Effective multi-tasking and ability to prioritise work based on potential impact and urgency.20%

Lead conversations with excellent communication skills. Speaking to other departments in order to establish goals, upcoming tasks and priorities.15%

Present work back to key stakeholders, explain difficult design decisions and sell your creative vision.5%

 

 

ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS (DO YOU HAVE THESE ESSENTIALS TO BE CONSIDERED FOR AN INTERVIEW?)

Strong portfolio showcasing creative personality and ability.

Highly talented Graphic Designer with strong ideas and creativity.

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to self-manage workload between multiple teams.

Methodical and efficient working style with real attention to detail 

High competency in all areas of Adobe Creative Suite

Exceptional knowledge of digital design trends and patterns

Confidence in presenting and showcasing concepts and visuals to stakeholders

Ability to contribute to a design team culture

 

 

DESIRABLE REQUIREMENTS (DO YOU HAVE THESE DESIRABLES?)

Ability to deliver creative across multiple platforms

Experience engaging with a social audience

Ability to work within and develop Brand Guidelines

Design-based education or equivalent industry experience

Knowledge of motion design software

An interest in sports

 

 

THESE ARE THE PERFORM COMPETENCIES YOU'LL NEED TO SUCCEED IN YOUR ROLE....

Communicating with Impact ? Communicates openly and inclusively with both internal teams and external partners and clients.

Creativity & Innovation ? Tries new approaches when problem solving, seeking ideas or suggestions from others as appropriate.

Planning & Organisation ? Sets daily & weekly priorities to ensure own workload is delivered and communicates progress, issues and risks.

Drive & Energy ? Willingly puts in extra time and effort in crisis situations; goes the "extra mile" to ensure the goal is met.

Self-Awareness ? Has a good understanding of their own personal characteristics, strengths and weaknesses.

 

IF YOU HAVEN'T YET GOT A FEEL FOR THE CULTURE AT PERFORM, THEN READ ON...

Here at Perform we like to consider ourselves a progressive, dynamic, fun and fast-paced global sports media broadcasting company. We are passionate about what we do and really good at it too!!

Here are some of the things you can expect working at Perform; collaboration, innovation, ever changing, empowerment, work hard and personal development.

BENEFITS

You'll receive up to 15 days of Paid Time OFF (from the start), 9 paid holidays, Affordable Health Benefits (dental and vision included), Generous Sick Timepackage, Competitive Parental Leave , Short and long term disability paid by the company, Basic term life insurance and personal accident insurance paid by the company, 401(k), Flexible work environment

And there's more...... You'll have access to the Perform online learning portal (MindTools) and be part of our Career Deal, which aims to support yourcontinued professional development. We also have a structured management development programme and a financially rewarding Refer a Friend scheme. If you fancy a move abroad; Perform are currently seeking the best talent in a number of countries around the world!

Find out more about what we do!

Now that you've made the effort to read about this great opportunity ? click apply!! Remember to review more fantastic opportunities on our careers page and start your adventure at Perform!

How To Apply

https://www.behance.net/joblist/57725/Designer-(US0094)

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