• Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Citibank NA
  • 2018-11-20

GCG Graphic Designer Manager

GCG Graphic Designer Manager

  • Primary Location: Singapore,Singapore,Singapore
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree
  • Job Function: Marketing
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Employee Status: Regular
  • Travel Time: Yes, 10 % of the Time
  • Job ID: 18049711


Description

  • We are looking for a talented creative designer with up-to-date knowledge to interpret our visual/graphic needs and to design solutions with high visual impact across a range of objectives, channels and audiences. You will work with a variety of stakeholders, product areas and channels including web/mobile, email, social platforms across our digital engagement and brand identity objectives. You will align closely across the team to deliver engaging and effective design solutions.
  • Our ideal candidate is a design professional with strong understanding of effective marketing communications across channels, preferably with an agency background or experience in similar high pressure environment. You should be able to develop engaging design solutions to attract and retain wide range of audiences (internal + external). Candidate must be competent in understanding performance based design solutions, including analysing impact and performance of solutions in the interest of continuous design improvement.
  • Ultimately, you should be able to expand the regional marketing function's design capability and visual impact across channels, supporting tactical and strategic initiatives. This should be done with quality top of mind; understanding importance of developing and executing consistent design language/style within Citi and deliver this with agility to a wide range of audiences.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for both strategic and tactical design requirements within regional marketing
  • Take the design "brief" to record requirements and client's needs
  • Work with a wide range of media and use graphic design software on both MAC and PC
  • Think creatively and develop new design concepts, graphics and layouts
  • Undertake design initiatives to achieve better, more visually engaging audience experiences across range of channels
  • Schedule project implementation and define budget constraints
  • Prepare rough drafts and present your ideas
  • Amend final designs to client's comments and gain full approval
  • Comfortable working with partners across copywriters, designers, stylists, executives etc.
  • Collaborate across regional marketing teams and other internal partners (e.g. design team, agencies) to produce high quality design solutions
  • Develop with internal partner's clear delivery plans, with understanding of how to deliver design solutions within high pressure environment
  • Deliver engaging design solutions for internal/external marketing initiatives on a regular basis and inspire team members
  • Strong understanding and analysis of performance of design solutions delivered
  • Analyze on regular basis relevant traffic metrics and report back to heads and functional lead, to help better shape audience led design solutions in future
  • Receive customer feedback and generate ideas to increase impact of design solutions


Qualifications

  • Knowledge/Experience/Technical skills:
  • Proven work experience as a Designer, tactical and strategic
  • Proficiency in design based software packages with strong competency across the full Adobe suite, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Animate etc.
  • Understanding of web publishing (cross format) requirements
  • Expertise in design for social media and mobile platforms
  • Project management skills and attention to detail
  • Excellent communication and writing skills in English
  • BSc degree in Design/Graphics or relevant field
  • Bachelor's degree in business/finance (or a related discipline)
  • 5-7 years of work experience in in Design oriented role
  • Advanced MS PowerPoint
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving skills
  • Robust project management skills
Personal Skills:
  • Disciplined and structured thinking within high pressure environment
  • A quick thinker who can work independently and efficiently on tight deadlines, while having an eye for detail
  • Very strong in building and maintaining relationships with all stakeholders in Global, Regional and in-country teams.
  • Ability to work in a cross-functional environment
  • High level of initiative with a good ability to perform under time pressure/tight deadlines
  • Excellent presentation, written, and verbal skills