Los Angeles (Westside) company is hiring a Presentation Designer on a permanent basis. This role is onsite in Westside of LA 2x per week (Tuesday/Thursday or Wednesday/Thursday – TBD). In this highly collaborative role you will communicate with internal clients and build powerpoint presentations (approx 60% custom and 40% from pre-existing templates).
Interview process includes 3 steps: intro call with hiring manager, online skills assessment, followed by a (formal) virtual interview with hiring manager (and possible others).
This position is a non-exempt (paid hourly) full-time opportunity with benefits.
Targeted start dates of December 4, December 11th, or January 8th.
Design and execute PowerPoint pitch books and custom presentations
Apply and update custom template to presentations with consistency and technical formatting
Create company branded and custom charts, graphs, tables, icons and other infographics
Create fully functional custom PowerPoint templates
Photo re-touching and photo manipulation
Logo creation, recreation or vectorization
Design or recreate highly detailed and complex maps (shale, oil, pipelines)
Design print collateral (invitations, signage, and banners) – this is 5-10% of total work
Format Word, Excel and PowerPoint documents
Build and style Word templates
Setup and run mail merges (badges, labels, letters, and cards)
Work with creating, combining, editing, watermarking, redacting and optimizing PDF documents
Other similar presentation design or document formatting requests
Ability to work independently on a project or collaboratively as a team player and able to integrate with a diverse team with varying opinions and ideas
Expert knowledge of Microsoft PowerPoint, Word, Excel (non-technical), and Adobe Suite Intermediate knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, and Illustrator
Strong knowledge and experience designing infographics, financial charts, tables and graphs
Ability to take ideas and think creatively to make professional, aesthetically pleasing layouts while maintaining company identity standards
Ability to work with a job ticketing system, work well under pressure and make quick sound decisions
Professional written and verbal communications skills
Flexible and open to changing priorities and managing multiple tasks simultaneously within tight deadlines
Research skills – know the places to look and manage time spent efficiently
Strong aptitude to acclimatize and learn quickly