As the leading global association of mutual funds, ETFs, and other regulated funds, the mission of the Investment Company Institute (ICI) is to strengthen the foundation of the asset management industry for the ultimate benefit of the long-term individual investor.
The Senior Designer, reporting to the Senior Creative Director, will be a core part of a growing, exciting creative team at the center of the Investment Company Institute’s Strategic Communications division. The Senior Designer will conceptualize, design, and develop assets such as digital and print collateral, infographics, video and motion graphics, presentations, conference graphics, email marketing, and social media content.
Essential functions of this role include:
Serves as a project manager in partnership with the Senior Creative Director and other ICI staff to develop and design visual concepts that support current policy themes, communications standards, and consistent ICI branding.
Designs visually appealing digital content while considering budget, timing, and resources.
Designs and develops complex graphics and illustrations for use in statistical research publications and social media postings.
Creates and manipulates illustrations and photographs for use in digital applications and publications.
Creates fully realized creative concepts and assets–including animations, audio, and video–that are on brand, strategically focused, and posed for success.
Collaborates with outside vendors and partners on projects.
If you have the following credentials, we encourage you to apply:
Undergraduate degree in graphic design or related field.
A minimum 15 years graphic design experience or equivalent combination of related education and experience.
Experience working as a senior level in-house designer or association experience preferred.
Knowledge and expertise in design and production methods, web development, and graphic design principles.
Experience working with trade associations, public affairs, or political entities, and/or highly regulated industries.
Expertise with Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Dreamweaver).
Proficiency in audio and video editing software (Premiere Pro, After Effects).
Working knowledge of HTML and related software used in the building of online and digital communications.
Experience with Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
Team player who can work with staff at all levels in a collaborative environment.
Self-starter and independent worker with the ability to organize, coordinate, and deliver multiple projects on time with accuracy, speed, and attention to detail.
ICI offers a competitive compensation and benefits package to include a comprehensive medical plan, generous 401(k) retirement savings plan, paid leave, commuting subsidies, and tuition reimbursement as well as training and development opportunities. Based in Washington, DC, ICI is conveniently located next to McPherson Square Metro station. This is a hybrid position with three days in the office and two working from home.
To be considered for the position, please provide your cover letter and resume.
ICI is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values diversity and inclusion in the workplace.
The Investment Company Institute (ICI) is the leading global association of mutual funds, ETFs, and other regulated funds, the mission of the Investment Company Institute (ICI) is to strengthen the foundation of the asset management industry for the ultimate benefit of the long-term individual investor.