Sodexo is seeking a Senior Graphic Designer for the Universities Segment!
This position is virtual and will office remotely reporting to the Senior Manager of Design preferably in the Pacific or Central Time Zone.
The Graphic Arts Specialist supports various graphic design projects for the business development and communications team. He/she must have knowledge of graphic design tools and techniques. The preferred candidate will be proficient in Adobe Creative Suites, In Design, Photoshop Illustrator and a minimum of 3 years graphic design experience.
Candidates for this position must be extremely detail oriented, organized, have the ability to multi-task, and operate with a sense of urgency. The successful candidate must be able to manage multiple projects, objectives and deadlines. Our fast-paced, high-pressure environment occasionally requires extended hours due to deadline constraints. Candidates should be professional and well-spoken. Being a team player is a must!
Travel = infrequently - less than 10%
May require occasional weekend work
Design from concept to delivery/production in a variety of size formats while adhering to account specific standards
Develop creative and high-quality designs for:
Brochures, posters, banners, sales materials, logos, branding packages, menu boards
Digital Assets for websites
Work simultaneously on 5+ projects based on current workload
Communicate directly with account contacts
Manage the proofing process to ensure high-quality results
Prepare accurate, print-ready files
Knowledge of key elements of page layout and design. This includes the ability to work with suppliers to produce appealing, high-impact communication materials.
Advanced level knowledge of Adobe’s InDesign and Photoshop; intermediate level knowledge of Microsoft’s PowerPoint, Word and Publisher.
Work is performed in a PC environment.
The ability to respond to inquiries in an accurate and timely manner.
The ability to think creatively when solving problems or designing and developing products.
Must be a self-motivator and have excellent time management and organizational skills
Knowledge of Office 365 – One Drive, Sharepoint – a plus
Organize and manage multiple projects and interact with internal and external customers during the design process as required
Be able to work virtually, through Skype, Email, Phone
Highly organized and the ability to work under pressure from deadlines.
Display a high level of critical thinking and a desire to create solutions to problems.
Ability to multi task and work on multiple projects at once in a fast-paced environment
Must be able to show current portfolio prior to interview
Careers in Universities:
Working for Sodexo in Universities allows you to support students on their path to adulthood and academic success. Located on college and university campuses across the country, Sodexo creates clean, safe living and learning environments that inspire and drive success. Student success depends upon so many conditions – when they are well fed, safe, comfortable and learning in a clean, well maintained environment they are more likely to succeed.
Working for Sodexo:
How far will your ambition, talent and dedication take you? Sodexo fosters a culture committed to the growth of individuals through continuous learning, mentoring and other career growth opportunities, along with the performance of organizations. We believe it is important for our work to be meaningful to all who contribute to it, and we remain faithful to our mission, our core values and the ethical principles that have guided us since 1966. We support these values and help them thrive in each employee.
We strive to make working for Sodexo a genuinely great experience with benefits to promote your professional, personal and financial well-being, and to improve your Quality of Life now and into the future. Our experiences with our over 50 million customers each and every day enable us to develop Quality of Life services that reinforce the well-being of individuals, improving their effectiveness and helping companies and organizations to improve performance … every day.