Dec 12, 2020

Graphic Designer

  • Professional Diversity Network
  • New York, NY, USA

Job Description


WHO WE ARECBRE is the global leader in commercial real estate services and leverages the industry's most powerful knowledge base to meet the commercial real estate needs of its clients worldwide. Our vision is to be the preeminent, vertically integrated, globally capable real estate service firm. Globally we employ over 70,000 employees and operate in 48 countries.CBRE has been ranked the industry's top brand by the Lipsey Company for 15 consecutive years and has been named one of Fortune's "Most Admired Companies" in the sector four years in a row. Through our values of respect, integrity, service and excellence, we maintain a relentless focus on creating winning outcomes for our clients, employees and shareholders.The commercial real estate market is undergoing a significant and exciting change - driven by data and technology. Digital and Technology powered products play a vital role in CBRE's mission to create unmatched value for our clients.WE OFFERA commitment to providing you with career growth opportunities within your CBRE careerAn open source culture/atmosphere that encourages learning and contributing back to the community.Energetic and collaborative teams and consulting partnersWe support staying on top of the latest best practices and toolsA competitive compensation package, complete with benefits (Medical/Dental/Vision/401(k)/Disability)Paid holidays/vacationJOB SUMMARYResponsible for providing design support (onscreen/print) for business development while working under the supervision of team leadership and partnering with other team members. The position requires high proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite and PowerPoint and a critical eye for detail, emphasizing accuracy, quality, and sophistication. The Graphic Designer must also dedicate themselves to learning and understanding the commercial real estate industry and the CBRE platform.The role is focused on the aesthetics of materials and can work collaboratively with the team to bring ideas to life. The skill to create a custom theme from a blank piece of paper from concept to fruition is critical.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIESProduces graphic design artwork to support marketing effort using technology and computer software packages for either print or web.Generates proposals, presentations, and brochures for print or digital.Confers with internal clients to discuss and determine layout design.Works on additional special marketing projects.May provide estimates on all print and web marketing material.Works with vendors to estimate marketing projects and oversee production.May investigate, compare and recommend local suppliers of marketing production services, including typography, paper and printing.Other duties may be assigned.SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIESNo formal supervisory responsibilities in this position. May provide informal assistance such as technical guidance, and/or training to coworkers. May coordinate and assign tasks to co-workers within a work unit and/or project.

QUALIFICATIONSTo perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.EDUCATION and EXPERIENCEBachelor of Fine Arts degree preferred with a minimum of two years related experience and/or training.CERTIFICATES and/or LICENSESNone.COMMUNICATION SKILLSExcellent written and verbal communication skills. Strong organizational and analytical skills. Ability to provide efficient, timely, reliable and courteous service to internal clients. Ability to effectively present information.FINANCIAL KNOWLEDGERequires ability to do project budgets and cost estimates.REASONING ABILITYAbility to comprehend, analyze, and interpret documents. Ability to solve problems involving several options in situations. Requires basic analytical and quantitative skills.OTHER SKILLS and ABILITIESMust have a solid grasp of fundamental concepts of print and web publishing and graphic design principles. Intermediate skills with web design. Strong skills in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign. Familiarity with Adobe Dreamweaver. Strong skills in Microsoft PowerPoint and Word. Familiarity with MS Excel. Basic project management, editing and writing skills required.SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITYDecisions made with thorough understanding of procedures, company policies, and business practices to achieve general results and deadlines. Responsible for setting work unit and/or project deadlines. Errors in judgment may cause short-term impact to department.


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