Thomas J. Watson said it best: “Good design is good business.” Visualization is critical to discovering data-driven insights and effectively communicating that knowledge to others. Designers at IBM work to create experiences that work together, work the same, and work for our clients. Does the thought of creating the platform at the heart of solutions like Watson, Blockchain, IoT, and Security excite you? If so, read on!
Your Role and Responsibilities
The Presentation Designer is passionate about new media and innovative storytelling techniques. You are a PowerPoint Presentation Specialist with a strong eye for design and will be responsible for designing, producing and updating presentations for internal and external use. You will bring flexibility and creativity, be detail-oriented requiring a high level of quality in your presentations. And you will embrace the challenge of being able to juggle multiple projects at once, multitasking, and you are deadline-oriented.
Responsibilities will include:
Full Deck Design – identifying a theme/color pallet, creating a template, populating with original content, and creating client-ready PDF and Print versions
Deck Editing – taking slides from various executives, and merging them together into one full deck with consistent theme/template, as well as creating client friendly PDF versions
Print Leave Behinds – taking presentation decks and/or leave behind materials, and working with third-party vendor dimensions to make sure everything is printed/bound properly
Room Theater Needs – creating placemats, hand-outs, wall clings, digital display monitors, etc. for any onsite/off site meetings and going above and beyond to make for a special meeting experience
Misc. Design Needs – designing word and excel documents, for various proposals and/or budgeting documents
Mediums – needs to be fluent in PowerPoint, Keynote, InDesign and creating graphics that translate well if exported to PDF or Print. Should be able to design for all digital mediums as well (e-mail, social, web, brochures, newsletters, etc.)
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
5 years of hands-on experience in design projects
5 years of experience in leading small / medium-sized projects, including ability to navigate scope of work, with large teams and present ideas to stakeholders
5 years of experience with client presentations
Thorough knowledge of traditional design principles with expertise in how to apply them within a visual design system
Experience working in an Agile environment
Online Portfolio to review
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
About Business Unit
IBM Services is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants that design, build, and run foundational systems and services that is the backbone of the world's economy. IBM Services partners with the world's leading companies in over 170 countries to build smarter businesses by reimagining and reinventing through technology, with its outcome-focused methodologies, industry-leading portfolio and world class research and operations expertise leading to results-driven innovation and enduring excellence.
Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when you’re looking for your next career challenge?
Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities – where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust – where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.
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