Accenture Media & Graphics Design Senior Analyst in Heredia, Costa Rica
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A visual designer creates impactful graphics that are coherent and consistent, but at the same time impressively unique, based on visual fundamentals and theory of design. A senior visual designer should have fully technical skills over tools and methodologies applied to visual design projects, this role will help to lead other junior designers in the execution of projects. This senior role should co-work with the lead roles in the planning, execution and follow up of the projects, including coaching, client facing and delivery.
Scope & Complexity:
Requires analysis and solving of moderately complex problems. May create new solutions, leveraging and, where needed, adapting existing methods and procedures.
Requires understanding of the design projects set by creative leads and provide tactical support.
Primary upward interaction is with creative leads and peers. May interact with client and/or within Accenture.
Comfortable with ambiguity in a fluid organization.
Collaborate in brainstorming sessions with the team and promotes team alignment.
Creates templates/style guides for client brands, through processes that encourage free thinking and creativity without boundaries.
Provides design direction, mentorship, and effective feedback to junior’s roles
Collaborate with time estimations on design tasks.
Lead client presentations.
Communicates with client to discuss and finalize the design of grids and layouts.
Makes recommendations for improvements in reports, tools, processes and assigned tasks pertinent to the design capability.
Proactively identifies risks in the projects and propose possible solutions.
Establish, develop, and guides relationship with team members and stakeholders.
Proactively identify business opportunities within the vertical.
Justify design decisions eloquently and explain visual concepts from the visual language and creative rationale, and pitch them to the team and stakeholders in an engaging and convincing manner.
Manage and organize the internal and external assets and deliverables repositories.
Proven design & layout skills, great eye for composition, color, typography and detail-oriented.
Working independently, keeping project timelines on track and showing process.
Develop effective design solutions to solve complex design problems.
+4-6 years of relevant experience in visual or graphic design.
Good written and oral communication skills
Have a strong portfolio that demonstrates aesthetic & strategically creative solutions.
Is open-minded and demonstrates flexibility and optimism in adapting to change.
It is required to fluently speak English and Spanish to work with clients from LATAM, North America, and others around the world.
Determine how best to approach visual design regarding accessibility variables such as color, contrast, size, etc.
Familiarity with Agile work cycles, Waterfall and/or other methodologies.
Advanced knowledge in Adobe Creative Suite tools. (Required: Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, XD and InDesign).
Advanced knowledge in Microsoft Office tools: PowerPoint, Word and Excel.
Experience designing for mobile platforms (iOS guidelines, Material Design and Responsive Web Design).
Experience in the creation of OLA products (Static, Dynamic and animated banners).
Experience in data visualization and infographics development.
Basic Knowledge in UI/UX solutions: UX, UI, User Interface, User Experience, Design Thinking, Interaction Design, User Interface (UI) Design Patterns & Techniques, User Interface Design-Web, Usability Design, Accessibility Design, User Interface (UI) Process Flow Design, Human – Centered, User Interface Design-Desktop, User Interface (UI) Usability Test & Tools, Competitive Analysis, Design Acumen.
Problem solver who thrives in a fast-paced environment.