EY Graphic Designer in Dallas, Texas

Title: Graphic Designer

Location: US-TX-Dallas

Job Number: DAL004LY

Join our Core Business Services (CBS) team and you will help support the important business enablement functions that keep our organization running strong. As a CBS professional, you will work across teams to provide the knowledge, resources and tools that help EY deliver exceptional quality service to our clients, win in the marketplace and support EY’s growth and profitability. Major teams within CBS include Finance, Information Technology, Human Resources, Enterprise Support Services, Brand Marketing and Communications, Business Development, Knowledge and Risk Management.

Join our Creative Services team and you will directly support and promote our brand and reputation. Through internal communications, public relations and corporate communications, you’ll provide a wide range of marketing and communications services to internal and external audiences. These include current and future clients, our current and future employees, alumni, regulators, the media and the communities within which we operate.

With so many offerings, you have the opportunity to develop your career through a broad scope of engagements, mentoring and formal learning. That’s how we develop outstanding leaders who team to deliver on our promises to all of our stakeholders, and in so doing, play a critical role in building a better working world for our people, for our clients and for our communities. Sound interesting? Well this is just the beginning. Because whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime.

Qualifications:

Graphic Designer, Creative Services Group (Dallas, TX)

Applicant must submit resume, cover letter and creative digital portfolio

As a Graphic Designer, you will produce creative, comprehensive layouts and high-level designs for deliverables requiring strong conceptualization of ideas in preparation of original art for digital and print media, digital signage and environmental design. You will manage design projects from concept through production and delivery, effectively prioritize work, balance multiple priorities simultaneously, establish timelines and estimates and identify resources to meet customer commitments and deadlines while working effectively in a team environment. Additionally, you will offer multifaceted conceptual design and delivery solutions to internal customers based on strategies relating to our business needs. This position will have global exposure and at times will require flexibility in day to day scheduling. Ability to work across multiple time zones.

Overtime and occasional travel is required, as necessary, to meet deadlines.

Responsibilities

  • Develop concepts, designs and innovative ideas for digital and print deliverables within the EY brand standards.

  • Work with global internal clients on creating high impact designs and client deliverables in various formats and applications.

  • Effectively create layouts with strong typography and appropriate use of color while maintaining brand integrity by interpreting and applying brand guidelines

  • Work with design team to grow the firm’s capabilities for creating digital content using interactive presentations and animated graphics and redesigning/repurposing print media for use in a digital publishing environment

  • Ability to understand the strategic direction of the professional services industry to provide creative, professional and functional design deliverables aligned with business needs

  • Act as a project manager; communicate and negotiate project deadlines, project scope, cost estimates and schedule changes as necessary on a global scale.

  • Educate and consult with customers to select effective design and deliverable options within budget and time frame

  • Develop and advocate best practices and remain current with design and technological advancements within the creative community

  • Evaluate conflicting requirements of multiple customers and accurately assesses project requirements, identify issues, make decisions and provide solutions

  • Ability to create, design and edit interactive documents and presentations, HTML emails, e-publishing for mobile, animated graphics.

Knowledge and skills requirements

  • Excellent oral and written communication with various cultures, interpersonal and teaming skills

  • Excellent work ethic and the ability to thrive in fast-paced, time-sensitive environment

  • Strong creative, conceptual design skills

  • Technical understanding of digital media and print production

  • Intermediate experience in Microsoft PowerPoint and Word

  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Cloud applications(InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat Pro, InCopy, Animate and Dreamweaver) Expert level skill set in Adobe Illustrator vector mechanical files. CAD knowledge beneficial but not necessary. Intermediate knowledge of Adobe Photoshop

  • Foundational understanding of digital signage and directional graphic design

  • Understanding of environmental design

  • Working knowledge of HTML, CSS, XML, JavaScript and responsive design is a plus

  • Ability to quickly gain in-depth knowledge of firm brand/strategy; creating documents utilizing EY digital templates and standards

  • Ability to utilize digital publishing applications to produce user interface design for mobile and web-based products is a plus

Experience

  • A minimum of 3-5 years of related design experience

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design or related discipline

EY, an equal employment opportunity employer (Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Disabled), values the diversity of our workforce and the knowledge of our people.