The Communications Associate is primarily responsible providing Marketing and Communications support to deliver against stakeholder requirements aligned to the global and local strategy.
They will support the Marketing and Communications Business Partners in developing collateral for internal and external CGI materials and assisting in the implementation of Marketing and Communications plans against global initiatives.
Your future duties and responsibilities
Learn and understand the CGI Brand guidelines and its periodic updates to ensure that collateral delivered adheres to CGI's branding and image standards
Creation of design elements for various uses from ad-hoc design requests through the use Adobe Photoshop. Adobe InDesign and Adobe Premiere
Delivery of different materials to support the distribution of information and promotions such as email newsletters, PDF newsletters, flyers, posters, postcards, RSS icons, Roll up images and social media ads as required by the SBU / BU Communications lead.
Delivery of branded design against specifications for physical goods for corporate giveaways such as pens, notebooks, lanyards, mouse pads, key chains
Creation of large format material such as car stickers, stand up posters, graphic walls and exhibit signs booths
Conversion of approved materials as per supplier's or printer's specifications (e.g. resizing, bleed, EPS format)
Conceptualization and illustration of digital vector icons, organizational charts, process flows, service diagrams, bar graphs, charts and infographics using Adobe Photoshop and Microsoft PowerPoint for different presentations
Rework and reformatting of non-branded materials to comply with CGI Brand guidelines
Transfer of collateral to editable versions via Microsoft Office products such as Word, PowerPoint or Publisher
Design of HTML newsletter emails via Microsoft Outlook including formatting of text and graphical elements
Improvement and formatting of PowerPoint presentations as per CGI styles and standards
Conversion of presentations to standard or wide screen presentations
Photo editing as per design requirements
Required qualifications to be successful in this role
Graduate of Multimedia Arts, Information Design or other related courses
At least 3 years of experience supporting collateral development
Keen eye for detail
Intermediate English skills, both verbal and written
Intermediate in Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Dreamweaver and other multimedia software
Knowledgeable in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Outlook