Mwh Global Graphic Designer in Broomfield, Colorado

12673BR Graphic DesignerDescriptionAt MWH, now part of Stantec, we believe growing a great engineering,consulting and construction services company happens from the inside out. As aglobal community of approximately 22,000 employees that design withcommunity in mind, we look for people who are drawn to use every talent theypossess, plus imagination, determination and a drive to do theextraordinary. If building on your talents through a premier knowledge-sharingculture and connecting across borders with some of the world's top talentappeals to you, join us. We are seeking qualified applicants for a GraphicDesigner within our Creative Services Department. Creative Services is acentralized sales and marketing support department located in Broomfield,Colorado. Graphic designers work collaboratively within a team setting todesign the most strategic proposals and support the company's image, brandand reputation. In this position you will be assigned to perform differentroles, depending on the proposal needs. You need to be a positive teamplayer, self-motivated, able to complete projects with littleguidance/direction, and have strong business acumen. Primaryresponsibilities: The primary area of responsibility involves the design andpreparation of proposals and statements of qualifications, including pagelayout composition; development of information design, such asinfographics, figures, charts, illustrations, diagrams, etc.; anddesigning covers and tabs. You will design and produce both small (less than30 pages) and large (multi-volume) proposals and you will also beinvolved in the on-site/off-site printing including management and assembly.Understanding the complexity of electronic file management, including filenaming conventions, server filing and retrieval of documents is essential.Direct client interfacing to understand audience, scope, schedule andbudget of submittals is crucial.The secondary area is interview presentations.This often includes creation of complex PowerPoint presentations that mayinclude animation, video or other high-level graphic design skills andabilities. An understanding of (and willingness to learn) PowerPoint'sabilities and limitations is a must. Understanding of various communicationdelivery methods and techniques will be crucial for this aspect. Handsketching, storyboarding and thumbnailing are techniques often utilized inpreliminary presentation planning sessions. This position requires the abilityto thrive in a "quick turn", high energy atmosphere, often workingwith highly technical people and concepts. Travel to be on-site with theinterview team is required. Design: Ability to collaborate, discuss andsketch out complex communication problems with clients and project teams.Execute concept refinements and implementation through use of Adobe CreativeSuite on PC platform. Receives and successfully implement art direction.Produces high quality proposals, standard government forms, and othermiscellaneous marketing materials. Determines size and arrangement ofillustrative material and copy, set typography, and arranges layout basedupon Stantec visual identity and design aesthetic, available space andknowledge of layout principles. Project Tracking: Complete project trackingpaperwork/electronic and ensure that time and materials used are recordedaccurately for chargeback to clients.File management: Responsible formaintaining digital files for file identification and retrieval for incomingand outgoing graphic design projects. Knowledge of deconstruction/archivingof proposals and graphic design projects into appropriate file serverlocations and databases is required. Other responsibilities: Participate aspart of the department, attending meetings, serving on initiatives andassisting with special projects as requested. Assist department with designsoftware/equipment problem solving and work directly with print services onanswering questions about file retrieval issues. Collaborate on mentoring ofjunior marketi