Freelance PowerPoint Designer

Night Owl Design Studio - Maryland

28 days agoContract

We are seeking an experienced freelance PowerPoint Presentation designer that is able to give about 30 hours a week for 6 weeks, then 20+ hours per week thereafter. Can work in our office or your own. You will design and create presentations for a sales and management team in the financial industry turning their complex, technical information into simple, effective presentations (PowerPoint presentations with charts, graphs, videos, timelines & diagrams). You must also possess exceptional verbal, written and interpersonal skills. Previous work in the financial industry a plus.

The PowerPoint Designer is responsible for supporting the design, development, and technical production of executive presentations. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: managing workflow, content, and revision control; executing branded layout, illustration, and design; adhering to approval processes; working collaboratively with team members.

Responsibilities

  • Contributes to the management of corporate brand strategy by consistently adhering to brand, style, voice, tone, and design guidelines and standards.
  • Contributes to the success of executive speaking engagements and initiatives by developing PowerPoint design and layout solutions based on project communication objectives.
  • Designs and produces electronic communications materials for projects requiring simple to complex graphics, animations, and audio/video mixes, integrating typographic, photographic, illustrative, and graphic elements.
  • Contributes creative solutions in a deadline-driven, goal-oriented, multi-functional environment
  • Ensures all PowerPoint graphics and content are accurate, timely, relevant, compelling, and appropriate for the intended audience.
  • Follows all directions accurately and completes assigned tasks in a timely fashion, adhering to project deadlines.
  • Interfaces appropriately and professionally with high level corporate executives when required

Other Requirements:
Required Competencies/Skills:

  • Must be able to provide 20 hours per week
  • Expert-level PowerPoint skills—experience using Excel is preferred
  • Proficiency using Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign
  • Ability to incorporate various types of multimedia into presentations
  • Understanding of design principles and the application of corporate brand guidelines
  • Proven track record in executing flawless and impactful presentations and speaker support materials
  • Demonstrated ability to think quickly and creatively to accommodate a dynamic business environment
  • Must be flexible, accommodating, and service-oriented
  • Detail oriented with strong organizational skills
  • Ability to work effectively as a member of a team

Job Type: Contract

Experience:

  • Graphic Design: 5 years (Required)
  • Powerpoint: 5 years (Required)