Berkadia, a joint venture of Berkshire Hathaway and Jefferies Financial Group, is a leader in the commercial real estate industry, offering a robust suite of services to our multifamily and commercial property clients. Powered by deep relationships and industry-changing technology, our people sell, finance, and service commercial real estate, providing support for the entire life cycle of our clients’ assets. Our unique ownership structure allows us to put the client’s interests first and creates a marketplace that delivers a superior experience.
Our people are our greatest strength and make Berkadia a great place to work, creating an environment of trust, mutual respect, innovation and collaboration. We invest in our people through our commitment to training, product development and enhancements in technology making Berkadia a truly innovative and supportive organization.
A Graphic Designer in our Marketing and Research Center (MaRC) located in Phoenix, AZ will design and create marketing materials and sales collateral for our Mortgage Bankers and Investment Sales Advisors nationwide.
Design and create custom marketing materials for internal customers including real estate listings and proposals, as well as Mortgage Banking debt packages for both InDesign layouts and web to print;
Assist in developing and implementing designs, layouts, and templates for other listing and proposal materials and special projects;
Uphold and strive to innovate within the Berkadia brand standard guidelines;
Review all materials for content and design to provide the highest level of quality and accuracy;
Assist other team members and departments within the MaRC when necessary;
Assist with other corporate marketing initiatives as needed
What someone will need to be successful in this role
Strong knowledge and competency with Adobe Creative Cloud applications including InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, and Acrobat in a PC environment;
Excellent computer skills including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook;
Outstanding time management. Ability to organize and prioritize multiple simultaneous projects with changing priorities;
Strong attention to detail and strong work ethic to meet daily workflow deadlines;
Strong customer service skills and the ability to effectively manage expectations of customers with strong personalities;
Knowledge of Premier/After Effects and basic video editing principles preferred;
Previous experience with Salesforce or similar CMS system(s) preferred;
Commercial Real Estate experience not required, but highly preferred;
What is required for this role
High School Diploma, GED/equivalent certification or equivalent military experience; Bachelor’s degree preferred;
Minimum of three (3) years of experience in graphic design, digital art and print layout;
Submission of portfolio required
Berkadia is an equal opportunity employer and affords equal opportunity to all applicants and employees for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other status protected under local, state or federal laws.