Portland is a fully integrated communications consultancy trusted by some of the highest profile organizations, governments and individuals in the world with global offices in Washington DC, Singapore, Doha and Nairobi, as well as in London.
We are pioneers in integrated communications campaigns help clients manage their reputation, improve their visibility and media coverage – and deliver global communications campaigns across multiple platforms.
Our teams of experienced and multilingual consultants invest time to understand clients from the inside out, work with them to set clear strategic direction, and then bring the whole of Portland’s abilities to bear to deliver their objectives.
At Portland we never rest on our laurels; we constantly strive to improve our work and be at the forefront of the industry.
The Integrated Marketing Designer will work with the wider Marketing team to develop creative ideas for Portland-owned content. They will work with teams across the business to plan campaigns and design stand-out marketing materials for Portland’s propositions, events and thought leadership.
The designer will be responsible for creating all Portland-branded materials including print and digital publications, banners and content for our social media channels, HTML emails, printed collateral and room dressing for Portland-owned events and internal communications materials.
The designer will also be responsible for promoting and protecting Portland’s recently refreshed brand – acting as an internal expert on the use of templates and resources and reviewing key assets to ensure quality and brand compliance.
The Integrated Marketing Designer will be confident editing and manipulating photos and, where required, will produce charts, diagrams and illustrations for documents and other assets. Skills such as hand drawing and creating animations in AfterEffects are not essential but would be an asset.
The role will also include some light-touch work in PowerPoint when our Senior PowerPoint Designer requires additional support. This will include designing and polishing new business proposals and Portland-branded presentations, ensuring that they are clear, professional and on-brand.
Please note this position is a 0.8 FTE.
Qualifications, skills and competencies:
The ideal candidate will have:
The ideal candidate will:
• Experience of working with corporate brands, and the ability to work to brand guidelines
• Have an eye for clean, consistent design
• Be comfortable working in a busy, fast-moving communications environment – with the ability to work on multiple projects at once to competing deadlines
• Have experience managing print production for different content types
• Be able to explain design principles to colleagues at every level
What we offer in return:
Unfortunately due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not possible to respond directly to all applicants, only to those whose candidacy is being pursued. In addition, the length of the recruitment process varies based on the vacancy needs. Traditionally, the process takes approximately 3-4 weeks. Therefore, your patience is greatly appreciated.