Senior Graphic Designer

Overview:
The Senior Graphic Designer will be a member of the Sunbelt Multifamily Advisory Group (“SB-MAG”) and reports to the SB-MAG Marketing Manager and Carolinas Sales Partners. The Senior Graphic Designer is responsible for using Adobe InDesign to create custom marketing materials (pitch presentations, broker opinion of values, and offering memorandums) to sell high-end multifamily properties throughout the Carolinas. The Senior Graphic Designer must be capable of providing timely, consistent, and high-quality design work, while collaborating with the regional marketing team to ensure cohesive branding across the SB-MAG platform.

Key responsibilities include:
• Marketing Materials
• Manage and prioritize incoming requests from Carolinas Sales Partners
• Work with Carolinas Sales Partners and Analysts to creatively translate complex data sets and concepts into an easily understandable end-product
• Design and format client deliverables, pitch presentations, and custom offering memorandums
• Customize materials for high-end listings by creating a property-specific color palette and weaving property-specific graphic elements/themes throughout the pieces
• Successfully transfer Analyst-provided content and data from Microsoft Excel to Adobe InDesign
• Interact professionally with clients and vendors to complete marketing-related tasks (scheduling property photography, printing materials, requesting approvals, etc)
• General Marketing
• Demonstrate a high level of creative development and production skill
• Produce creative collateral to support the business, ensuring alignment with company’s brand positioning from concept to final product; and utilize available creative programs
• Manage creative requirements, expectations, and deadlines for all projects
• Develop and customize high quality marketing collateral and design work
• Monitor industry trends to ensure creative strategy remains leading edge
• Share best practices with regional marketing team and participate in cross-training sessions

Role will report to the following:
• Solid line to local Director of Market Operations
• Dotted line to SB-MAG Marketing Manager & Carolinas Sales Partners

Role will be evaluated on the following:
• Pursuits supported
• Material quality
• Turnaround time
• Consistency and adherence to brand standards

Demonstrated experience should include:
• Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design or Communications, or equivalent industry experience
• 5+ years of design experience
• Strong knowledge of marketing and communications disciplines
• Moderate knowledge of commercial real estate industry
• Advanced proficiency in Adobe InDesign, moderate competency in Photoshop and Illustrator
• Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
• Ability to procure and maintain North Carolina Brokers License

Competencies:
• Excellent written and oral communication skills
• Deadline-oriented and ability to manage competing priorities in a fast-changing environment
• Experience with high-end graphics, marketing, or production environment
• Ability to work effectively in a culturally and educationally diverse environment
• Adept at navigating strong personalities
• Real estate background a plus