Advertising/Marketing/Public Relations, Computers, Software, Finance/Economics, Financial Services, Information Technology, Internet/E-Commerce, Real Estate, Sales, Executive Management, Research & Development, Web Technology, Writing/Authoring
Communication Specialist - Designer
JOB SUMMARY Assists in the co-ordination and development of internal and/or external communication materials (newsletters, press releases, internet/intranet pages, annual reports) and events, broadening knowledge and further developing skills. Assist in providing communication consultation to internal departments on various documents and processes. Responsible for the layout, design and production activities to produce quality graphic-design artwork and presentations. Requires working knowledge of graphic-design software and Microsoft PowerPoint.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Creates press releases for manager review and web postings.
Coordinates advertising projects and material postings with outside vendors.
Generates brochures, floor plans, advertising, presentations and press releases within corporate templates for print or internet.
Confers with internal clients to discuss and determine layout design.
Coordinates the development, production and edits of executive presentations and collateral materials.
Promotes CBRE through events and editorial venues; may include coordinating sponsorships and assisting in event planning.
Assists with projects as needed, including presentation decks, yearly budgeting, invoice processing and budget tracking.
Supports communications needs of corporate operations and/or designated business groups and departments.
Engages in the development and execution of communications programs. Coordinates a variety of specialized communication responsibilities.
Other duties may be assigned.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE
Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) in English, Journalism, Communications, Marketing, or a related discipline from 4-year college or university, and a minimum of 2-4 years of related experience and/or training. Real estate experience is a plus, but not required.
CERTIFICATES and/or LICENSES
Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Strong organizational and analytical skills. Ability to provide efficient, timely, reliable and courteous service to customers. Ability to effectively present information.
Knowledge of financial terms and principles is a plus but not required.
Ability to comprehend, analyze, and interpret documents. Ability to solve problems involving several options in situations. Requires intermediate analytical and quantitative skills.
OTHER SKILLS and ABILITIES
Strong skills in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and Microsoft PowerPoint. Familiarity with MS Excel. Basic project management, editing and writing skills required
SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITY
Decisions made with understanding of procedures and company policies to achieve set results and deadlines. Responsible for setting own project deadlines. Errors in judgment may cause short-term impact to coworkers and supervisor.