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Graphic Design Lead


Cvent | Marketing | Tysons Corner, VA

Cvent is looking for a talented and energetic Graphic Design Lead to focus on large scale tier 1 design projects. This is a hands-on graphic design lead role that will work closely with the Creative Director and Graphic Design Manager to translate business objectives into compelling design concepts for the Cvent brand. You will establish and communicate design concepts in a traditional design approach utilizing mood boards and full-scale presentations to other team members and corporate leaders. Preserve accuracy, quality and design integrity as concepts are translated into web sites and signage to video and animation by participating and overseeing production with all graphic design team members. Your work must be exceptional in the areas of corporate brand identity, employee engagement, trade show displays and live event experiences.

What You'll Be Doing

  • Preserve and execute the Cvent brand identity with the highest quality possible
  • Design graphic styles for new creative and tier 1 projects that visually define a refined or sometimes vague concept
  • Define use of typography, photographs, illustrations, icons or other graphics that may be best suited for specific creative projects
  • Work closely with other designers and staff on production; mentor junior designers when appropriate
  • Review and approve designs and graphics created by other designers 
  • Maintain and improve design identity guideline manuals and create new guidelines when appropriate
  • Work with the global creative team to train and understand approved design guidelines for all tier 1 projects
  • Work with approved budgets and timelines for all tier 1 projects
  • Present designs to creative leadership and corporate clients for approval
  • Get hands-on with all design team members when tier 1 projects are approved for production

What You Need For This Position

  • B.A. in Graphic Design or similar field 
  • 10+ years of creative in-house or agency experience
  • Solid work examples and available portfolio showing off tier 1 level work
  • Expert experience working with a graphic design team for production
  • Expert experience working with a multimedia team to translate design concepts into videos and animations
  • Intermediate experience designing for the web using UI and UX best practices
  • Basic project management experience using online tools to manage work and team collaboration