Gallagher Graphic Designer in Lakewood Ranch, Florida

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., at http://www.ajg.com/ one of the world's largest insurance brokerage and risk management services firms, provides a full range of retail and wholesale property/casualty (P/C) brokerage and alternative risk transfer services globally, as well as employee benefit brokerage, consulting and actuarial services. Gallagher also offers claims and information management, risk control consulting and appraisal services to clients around the world. If you're looking for a professional career with an industry leader then you have come to the right place. Wherever your interests lie, we're sure you will agree on one thing: our continued prosperity hinges on our greatest resource --- our people.

Gallagher's Graphics Department is a corporate resource providing graphic support to most Gallagher divisions and branches.

Position Summary:

The Graphic Designer is responsible for designing art and copy layouts for material to be presented by visual communications media such as books, magazines, newspapers, television, electronic media, and packaging.

Be a part of an exciting new internal marketing agency for one of the world’s largest insurance brokers serving small businesses and affinity groups.

We are looking for an experienced Graphic Designer to:

  • Create high impact print and web-ready assets including:

  • Marketing Collateral (print, digital and interactive)

  • Presentations

  • Tradeshow signage and materials

  • Translate concepts and designs across multiple media with consistency and brand compliance

  • Participate in creative / conceptual brainstorm sessions

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Consults with client or supervisor to evaluate individual project needs.

  • Prepares illustrations or rough sketches of material according to instructions of client or supervisor.

  • Determines size and arrangement of illustrative material and copy, selects style and size of type, and create sample layouts.

  • Selects, supervises, and obtains cost estimates from outside vendors such as photographers, illustrators, paper suppliers, or printers.

  • Presents samples to supervisor or client for selection and approval.

  • Creates finished layout or prepares instructions for workers who assemble and prepare final layouts.

  • Reviews final layout and suggests improvements as needed, and presents final layout to supervisor or client for approval.

Required:

  • Associate's Degree

  • Minimum 3 years related work experience

  • Knowledge of current graphic design equipment, tools and techniques

Desired:

The idea candidate will have:

  • Excellent graphic design and layout skills with expertise in vector and pre-press formats including EPS, SVG, PNG & PDF

  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver)

  • Experience with PowerPoint

  • Experience with digital marketing

  • Ability to execute creative marketing strategies to achieve sales and marketing objectives

  • Copy writing skills

U.S. Eligibility Requirements:

  • Interested candidates must submit an application and resume/CV online to be considered

  • Must be 18 years of age or older

  • Must be willing to submit to a background investigation; any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation

  • Must have unrestricted work authorization to work in the United States. For U.S. employment opportunities, Gallagher hires U.S. citizens, permanent residents, asylees, refugees, and temporary residents. Temporary residence does not include those with non-immigrant work authorization (F, J, H or L visas), such as students in practical training status. Exceptions to these requirements will be determined based on shortage of qualified candidates with a particular skill. Gallagher will require proof of work authorization

  • Must be willing to execute Gallagher's Employee Agreement or Confidentiality and Non-Disclosure Agreement, which require, among other things, post-employment obligations relating to non-solicitation, confidentiality and non-disclosure

Gallagher offers competitive salaries and benefits, including: medical/dental/vision plans, life and accident insurance, 401(K), employee stock purchase plan, educational expense reimbursement, employee assistance program, flexible work hours (availability varies by office and job function) training programs, matching gift program, and more.

Gallagher believes that all persons are entitled to equal employment opportunity and does not discriminate against nor favor any applicant because of race, color, religion, sex, age, veteran status, disability, national origin, or any other legally protected status. Equal employment opportunity will be extended in all aspects of the employer-employee relationship, including, but not limited to, recruitment, hiring, training, promotion, transfer, demotion, compensation, benefits, layoff, and termination. In addition, Gallagher will make reasonable accommodations to known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified applicant with a disability, unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business.

Job: Corporate Communications

Organization: GGB US - SBA Region

Title: Graphic Designer

Location: Florida-Lakewood Ranch

Requisition ID: 42744