Presentation Designer

Wunderman Thompson

Department: Creative

Location: Boston, MA, United States

Who we are:

At Wunderman Thompson we exist to inspire growth for ambitious brands. Part creative agency, part consultancy and part technology company, our experts provide end-to-end capabilities at a global scale to deliver inspiration across the entire brand and customer experience.

We are 20,000 strong in 90 markets around the world; our people bring together creative storytelling, diverse perspectives, inclusive thinking, and highly specialized vertical capabilities to drive growth for our clients. We offer deep expertise across the entire customer journey, including communications, commerce, consultancy, CRM, CX, data, production, and technology.

Who we are looking for: 

Wunderman Thompson MSC is seeking a Freelance Presentation Designer to work with our global executive team in Boston, MA. We are seeking someone who will immerse themselves in our brand guidelines and be able to apply them to marketing and new business pitch decks. We are searching for someone who is comfortable creating PowerPoint decks, with experience in Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop and Adobe Creative Cloud being a plus. We are looking for someone who is flexible working within small windows of time and short turnarounds. This role works closely with high-level executives and managing directors, so we are eager to find someone who can take direction and gain feedback.

This is a freelance opportunity (approx. 4-8 hours/month, hours flexible) for our Boston, MA office. The role is primarily remote, with the ability to kickoff presentations in the Boston office as needed.

What you'll do: 

  • Collaborate | Work with the global executive team in Boston to identify the goal of the presentation(s) and the target audience.
  • Identify | Consult with the executive team on the strengths of the product/service, learn its characteristics, and develop the most effective ways of marketing the product to its designated audience.
  • Design | Create original graphic content for pitches and marketing materials using PowerPoint, Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, and Adobe Creative Cloud.
  • Time Manage | Manage time productively to meet deadlines. Juggle each project according to the priorities of the global executive team in Boston. 

Who you are: 

  • Information Designer | Passion for putting together complex information in an easy-to-understand format for the designated audience.
  • Team Player | Open to exploring new approaches and ideas.
  • Creative Thinker | Analytical and creative minded problem solver with a brain for logic, data, and patterns.
  • Fast Paced | Thrives in fast paced situations and can make quick judgment calls based on best practices, brand objectives, and insights.
  • Detail Oriented | Sharp attention to detail. You are organized and have excellent time management skills.

What you'll need: 

  • A minimum 1 year of  experience as a presentation designer in a comparable environment
  • Portfolio demonstrating successful presentation documents you have designed
  • In-depth knowledge of PowerPoint
  • Very detail-oriented with impeccable and well-organized digital files
  • Deep knowledge of presentation specs, resolution, incorporating video and motion files
  • Ability to design comps or charts needed for presentations
  • Ability to take a design brief and execute a functional and pleasing presentation
  • Ability to articulate a design POV to a large group of stakeholders
  • Self-starter and proactive to get the direction and content needed to meet presentation deadlines
  • Strong Project Management skills to manage timelines for multiple presentations
  • Access to laptop and licenses needed for presentation design

What we offer: 

  • Passionate, driven people | We champion a culture of people that do extraordinary work.
  • Consciously cultivated culture | We aim to embody the behaviors to build an inclusive community that is in it together, bringing both positivity and active listening into the workplace as we simultaneously strive to empower creative bravery.
  • Growth-minded opportunities | We aim to nurture a culture of real-time feedback, growth-oriented mindset, and plenty of training opportunities through Wunderman Thompson and WPP, so you can continue to grow personally and professionally.

Wunderman Thompson is an equal opportunity employer and considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion or belief, sex, age, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, military/veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, physical or mental disability, or other protected group status. We believe in creating a dynamic work environment that values diversity and inclusion and strives to recruit a diverse slate of candidates to help us achieve that goal.

At Wunderman Thompson, we are committed to actively building a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace where everyone feels welcomed, valued and heard, and is treated with dignity and respect.  As leaders and creative partners across industries, it is our responsibility to cultivate an environment reflective of our greatest asset; our people. We believe that this commitment inspires growth and delivers equitable outcomes for everyone as well as the clients and communities we serve.

Wunderman Thompson is a WPP agency.  For more informationplease visit our website and follow Wunderman Thompson on our social channels via Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Instagram.  

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