Communications Designer (Consultant) – Chicago
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Do you like to challenge the status quo? Does curiosity feed your soul? Are you addicted to the thrill of creating? Do you want to be your authentic self at work? Then consider a career at Deloitte Digital.
Creative design, state-of-the-art technology and your imagination merge here to create lasting impact for our clients. Not to mention make for a pretty fun and meaningful career.
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Work you'll do
The Design Consultant works as part of Doblin's innovation delivery teams to collaboratively define new future business concepts and new product/service/system offerings, including conceptual direction and formal expression, under the direction of a project manager or more senior designer. This individual will be expected to demonstrate primary interest and experience within the design practice, and also bring a client-facing skillset required to execute innovation consulting projects.
Day-to-day work will include working with a multi-disciplinary set of colleagues and contributing heavily to the design process throughout client casework. Internally, Design Consultants are responsible for contributing to the development and communication of principles, methods and intellectual property related to Doblin's design capability, sometimes to audiences of non-designers.
Deloitte Digital's vision is simple. We empower our clients to re-imagine how they connect and engage with their customers. Our goal is to be the best in world at driving digital transformation using the Salesforce platform. By redefining the customer's digital journey, clients can look forward to stronger brand loyalty, a better a customer relationship, and a sales process so personal it feels effortless. Learn more about Deloitte Digital.
Specific responsibilities include:
- Design and develop client communication materials and client events (overall experience, supporting assets and artifacts, etc.)
- Support client engagement and internal teams in the exploratory development and iterative processes.
- Define visual direction for of new offerings and businesses.
- Co-lead concept prototyping and evaluative testing of new concepts
- Support business development and proposals for new client work
- Contribute to internal research and development projects
- Provide feedback, support and mentorship to more junior design team members
Experience and expectations
- Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
- 1+ years relevant design experience
- Ability to travel at least 50%
- Strong portfolio demonstrating excellent command of composition, typography, color and fundamental communication
- Ability to work in dynamic, often ambiguous conditions requiring rapid transitions between collaborative and individual work
- Technical proficiency with Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, etc.
Doblin provides opportunities for Design Consultants to choose a path that suits them once they have gained exposure to the process. Some choose to pursue a design specialty over time, while others follow a more generalist innovation consultant path, which includes project management roles.
How you'll grow
At Deloitte Digital, our professional development plan focuses on helping people at every level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there's always room to learn. We offer opportunities to help sharpen skills, work with industry-leading talent on a daily basis, in addition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs at Deloitte University, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career, while delivering products and services to Fortune 500 clients. Explore Deloitte University, The Leadership Center.
At Deloitte, we know that great people make a great organization. We value our people and offer employees a broad range of benefits. Learn more about what working at Deloitte can mean for you.
Who says work can't be fun? At Deloitte Digital, the worlds of business, creative, and technology intersect to transform the way we work, play, and communicate. We can't quite put our finger on it, but that combo creates something kind of magical. In studios or on the road, we believe in our people, and we understand that quality of life directly impacts quality of work. We pride ourselves on our flexible work environment and distinctive culture. Learn more about life at Deloitte Digital.
Deloitte is led by a purpose: to make an impact that matters. This purpose defines who we are and extends to relationships with our clients, our people and our communities. We believe that business has the power to inspire and transform. We focus on education, giving, skill-based volunteerism, and leadership to help drive positive social impact in our communities. Learn more about Deloitte's impact on the world.
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Requisition code: E17CHICCONDC014-DD
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