Design Specialist, Marketing Communications

Location: Auburn Hills, MI Posted: Jan 10

Job Description

Location: Headquarters - Auburn Hills - Auburn Hills, MI 48326 US (Primary)
Relocation Required: Yes
Education: Bachelor's Degree

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Are you a disciplined designer with a strong marketing and business sense?

In this dynamic role, you will join our Brand/Marketing/PR team to support and implement corporate marketing initiatives that align with company objectives. All duties aim to enrich the company’s brand image and marcom tactics that resonate with the consumer intelligence industry and media, and our clients. The specialist is responsible for the continued evolution of Gongos’ visual identity to promote our people, products, and practices. This includes cross-platform creative conception and execution for speaker presentations, sales collateral, and promotional materials that complement & strengthen business development; and optimization of our brand standards across email campaigns, online assets (e.g. company site, social, motion graphics), and event presence.

Job Requirements

Your portfolio demonstrates your natural aesthetic and includes sales collateral, presentation design, and speaker presentations. In addition, you possess the following:

-Ability to marry long-form content and short-form copy with exquisite design and layout
-Desire to learn the business of our business
-Strong competency in multimedia design, digital campaigns and web content
-Natural aptitude for online creative platforms and tools
-A strong thirst for creative excellence
-Ability to co-create with internal teams and external partners
-Excellent problem-solving skills and a can-do attitude
-Strong organizational, logistical and time management skills

Desired Skills and Experience

-3+ years full-time, work-related experience
-4-year degree in Marketing Communications, Visual Communications or related field; with strong ability to blend both marketing and design competencies
-Proficiency in MS Office 2013 (superior PowerPoint skills) and Adobe Creative Cloud. Prezi, HTML, CSS and WordPress a plus. Adobe Premier, After Effects and eMag/lead-gen platforms an extra plus
Note: this is not a client-facing or “agency” role

Gongos, Inc. is a decision intelligence company that partners with Global 1000 corporations to help build the capability and competency in making great consumer-minded decisions. Gongos brings a consultative approach in developing growth strategies propelled by its clients’ insights, analytics, strategy and innovation groups.

Enlisting the multidisciplinary talents of researchers, data scientists and curators, the company fuels a culture of learning both internally and within its clients’ organizations. Gongos also works with clients to develop strategic frameworks to navigate the change required for executional excellence. It serves organizations in the consumer products, financial services, healthcare, lifestyle, retail, and automotive spaces.

In 2014, the company was named to Crain’s COOL Places to Work in Michigan, Metropolitan Detroit’s 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For, and Detroit Free Press Top Workplaces.

In 2007, the company was first named to the Inc. 5000 list of “The Fastest Growing Companies in America” and is among the Gold Top 50 U.S. marketing research organizations.

Gongos, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values and depends on the diverse backgrounds, experience, knowledge and talents of our employees. We embrace and reflect the ethnic, cultural and lifestyle diversity of the communities where we work and encourage men, women, minorities, people of maturity, people with disabilities and veterans to apply.

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NOTE: International candidates must hold a valid US working permit.

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