Manpower Group Sr. Graphic Designer in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

ManpowerGroup Solutions is seeking a designer with a passion for making communication clear, inspirational and visually appealing, and with that comes a desire to understand the strategy behind each visual ask/need and target audience.

The Senior Graphic Designer is responsible for the production of creative digital and print concepts, designs, and layouts that adhere to established brand standards. This position is instrumental in helping to support global sales pursuit activities. The Graphic Designer will work directly with business development and marketing teams to create template and pursuit specific materials, including visualization support for presentations and collateral. Responsibilities will also include interaction with global marketing and the global Centers of Excellence to create content that supports the overall global business development strategy and may be leveraged for websites, campaigns, advertisements, social media, video, etc. This position will be a strong business communicator, with the ability to self-start individually or work as a part of a team.

This position will be a strong business communicator, with the ability to self-start individually or work as a part of a team.

What You'll Do:

  • Print and Digital Media Development

  • Designs and develops various forms of media for use in print or digital format observing company branding

  • Executes projects, for both online and print products, that reflect brands and its creative components (ie: web design, marketing banners)

  • Works with other members of the Corporate Marketing team and provides creative input on projects

  • Creates and maintains library of approved iconography and other templates

  • Refines media products and presentations to provide uniform identity for all materials

  • Project Management

  • Takes initiative and is resourceful as issues arise

  • Manages multiple marketing projects simultaneously, prioritizing workload and ensuring the completion of each project under tight deadlines

  • Provides regular updates on the progress and pitfalls of all major projects

  • Manages the day-to-day information exchange with all internal and external resources for detailed specifications, materials due dates, reviews, edits and approvals

  • Metrics and Reporting

  • Analyzes data and presents strategic recommendations

  • Effectively presents information and responds to questions

  • Works to achieve major goals and objectives for marketing channels, ensuring growth

  • Obtain approval of concept and work with management to complete tasks.

Qualifications

What You'll Need:

Required

  • Solid computer skills including Adobe Creative Suite, Photoshop, In-Design, Microsoft Office Suite, Office365 and associated apps internet navigation and e-mail use

  • Expert use of Microsoft Powerpoint

  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions

  • Ability to take initiative and be resourceful as issues arise

  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of variables within a situation

  • Exceptional organizational, communication, interpersonal and project management skills

  • Ability to think on your feet and adapt quickly to changing situations

  • Ability to interact with internal peers and management in a professional manner

  • Detail-oriented and deadline-driven

  • The ability to adhere to company brand standards

  • Good copywriting instincts and proofreading skills

  • Willing to participate in brainstorming sessions related to marketing efforts

  • Photography and video production/editing capabilities are a plus

Preferred

  • Minimum of 3 years industry experience preferably on a creative/marketing team

  • Experience working with a geographically distributed team

  • Experience with digital assets and marketing

  • Excellent business communications skills, both written and verbal

  • Education:

  • B.A./B.S. degree in marketing, advertising, design or internship experience in related field

ManpowerGroup is an EOE/AA/Vets/Disabled Employer