023645-In-House Artist / Graphic Designer / Proposal Support

About Capgemini
With more than 180,000 people in over 40 countries, Capgemini is one of the world's foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services. The Group reported 2015 global revenues of EUR 11.9 billion. Together with its clients, Capgemini creates and delivers business and technology solutions that fit their needs , enabling them to achieve innovation and competitiveness. A deeply multicultural organization, Capgemini has developed its own way of working, the Collaborative Business ExperienceTM, and draws on Rightshore, its worldwide delivery model. Learn more about us at  www.capgemini.com.
                                                                                          
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The In-House Artist / Graphic Designer works with other members of the graphics team, proposal team, as well as members of the Solutions and Sales teams to create compelling graphic designs for proposals and PowerPoint presentations. Additionally, works with these same teams on all other aspects of development and production of customer proposals. In all aspects, ensures that proposals are compelling and focused on the client's specific needs and requirements.

PRINCIPAL DUTIES:
1. Designs and produces client-focused computer-generated graphics, charts, tables, multi-media graphics and text material for visual presentation or import into proposal document. Helps team develop themes for major proposals and develops graphical ""look and feel"" around those themes, working within the corporate design standards.
2. Coordinates design and development of PowerPoint presentations to summarize key points of proposal as well as capture look/feel/tone, to assist sales, after the proposal document has been submitted.
3. Creates other presentation handouts (flyers, brochures) and specialty items for the presentation stage.
4. Researches and obtains customer specific information to customize the proposal documents to reflect the messages or ideas key to the customer.
5. Actively participates in relevant meetings and calls regarding the project overall. Debriefs proposal team on information and intelligence gathered.
6. Potentially manages the overall production process and development of a proposal document, or be prepared to give advice on how to best complete the printing process. Maintains responsibility for the proposal document from message of value creation, content delivery, light editing/formatting.
7. Coordinates a thorough review of the final proposal documents for final submittal ensure consistency, accuracy and completeness.
8. Performs other sales graphic related duties and projects as assigned
9. Availability to work a shifted schedule (e.g. 9am – 6pm or 10am – 7 pm Central Standard Time)

Qualifications
1. 3 - 5 years of experience as a graphic designer in a marketing or proposal development department.
2. Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design is required.
3. Industry experience with graphic design/proposals required. Project Management experience a ""plus.""
4. Excellent editing, graphic design skills.
5. Self-directed, and able to manage fast-paced, complex projects against tight deadlines, with a ""can do attitude.""
6. Handle multiple projects, interface with clients and prospects, and deliver superior proposal documents.
7. Proactive, collaborative and team-oriented.
8. Must have advanced experience with Microsoft Office Suite (Word and PowerPoint) and Adobe Creative Suite, including Photoshop, Illustrator and In Design.
9. Relevant industry knowledge and Flash skills a plus.