AECOM Senior Graphic Designer in Arlington, Virginia
AECOM is seeking a Senior Graphic Designer to be based in any U.S. AECOM office. This opportunity offers a flexible combination of remote and in-office work. As an integral member of AECOM’s National Governments marketing team, the Senior Graphic Designer leads graphic design and multimedia projects for marketing, proposals, communications, and business development efforts by collaborating with cross-disciplined and geographically-dispersed teams focused on U.S. federal government, Canada federal government, and international development clients and projects.
The successful creative will be a high-energy, reliable, and enthusiastic team player who is excited by the opportunity to be part of a company delivering many of the most iconic and impactful infrastructure projects around the world.
At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.
We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.
Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
Leads graphic design and multimedia projects for marketing and business development efforts, including client-facing initiatives for positioning, proposals, and external communications.
Plans, conceptualizes, and designs high-impact graphics and marketing materials in static and print formats as well as interactive and digital formats. Deliverables may include proposals, presentations, brochures, interactive PDFs/ ePubs, videos, social media content, posters, advertisements, webpages, industry award submittals, and event booth/ exhibit designs.
Leads graphic design, layout, and multimedia delivery for large, strategic proposals and qualifications packages for federal government clients, including multi-volume and SF330 proposal responses, presentations, etc.
Designs compelling graphics, illustrations, iconography, maps, and spreads that bring the team’s messaging, themes, and technical concepts to life.
Develops both branded and customized templates and graphics for client presentations, webinars, joint ventures, awards, conferences, thought leadership, and internal and external communications.
Identifies relevant photography and imagery and completes photo editing and retouching as needed.
Coaches, mentors, and supports junior designers on the team.
Contributes to marketing team libraries for infographics, photography, collateral, templates, communications, etc.
Depending on the successful candidate’s skillsets and interests, additional responsibilities may include:
Photography, including employee headshots; industry and inter-office events; thought leadership and speaking engagements; project sites; etc.
Videography, video production, and editing.
Web design and content using WordPress, Adobe Spark, etc.
Social media campaigns, graphics, and analytics.
3D renderings and/or animations.
Internal employee communications such as company intranet content, email newsletters, video messages, event promotions, etc.
- Bachelor’s degree in graphic design, digital arts, communications, marketing, or a related discipline, plus 4 years of relevant experience; or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.
Proficiency with Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, and Acrobat) and Microsoft Office (PowerPoint and Word).
Fluency in graphic design and marketing best practices, workflows, and tools, and evidence of successful collaboration and achievements. Demonstrated ability to visually convey messages, themes, and complex technical concepts that resonate with the target audience.
Strong project management and organizational skills: expert multi-tasker with a demonstrated ability to prioritize and work effectively on a variety of projects concurrently in a deadline-driven environment.
Meticulous attention to detail that ensures accuracy and quality control of own work and that of others.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Proficiency with collaborative tools such as Microsoft Teams, SharePoint, digital whiteboards, etc.
Knowledge of A/E/C industry and AECOM’s markets, capabilities, clients, and competitors.
Relocation is not available for this position
Sponsorship is not available for this position
AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D and disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, retirement benefits, voluntary benefits, perks, wellness and global well-being, and global EAP, Business Travel and Service Awards programs.
Offered rate of compensation will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The midpoint of the salary range is $84,481.00 annually (Exempt).
What We Offer
We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.
You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.
We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.
We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.
When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Marketing
Business Line Geography OH
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 260027BR
Additional Locations US - Atlanta, GA - 1360 Peachtree St NE, US - Austin, TX - 13640 Briarwick Drive, Suite 200, US - Boston, MA - One Federal St, US - Dallas, TX - 13355 Noel Road, US - Denver, CO - 7595 East Technology Way, US - Germantown, MD - 12420 Milestone Center Drive, US - Glen Allen, VA - 4840 Cox Road, US - Orange, CA - 999 Town & Country Rd, US - Raleigh, NC - 5438 Wade Park Boulevard, Suite 200, US - Roanoke, VA - 10 S Jefferson St
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.