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Burns & McDonnell Graphic Designer in Kansas City, Missouri


This position is responsible for conceptualizing, developing and implementing creative solutions across both print and digital landscapes.

  • Develop and implement creative concepts across multiple campaign deliverables in both print and digital

  • Conducts research to inform design concepts

  • Transforms complex ideas and processes into graphic representations

  • Contributes to creative brainstorm sessions

  • Develops final files for production and implementation

  • Meets with clients to understand project objectives

  • Builds strong client relationships through interaction and collaboration

  • Develops concept presentations for client review

  • Is proficient and utlizies emerging technology for project development

  • Stays up to date on industry trends and technology

  • Follow established quality control process

  • Follow brand guidelines for brand consistency

  • Collaborates with project team members

  • Provides creative direction for photography, video and digital components

All other duties as assigned  


  • Candidate must have a 4-year degree in fine arts/graphic design or visual communication; 3-5 years of related experience; and a portfolio supporting that background

  • Strong experience with Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, etc.)

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word and PowerPoint

  • Analytical/problem-solving skills

  • Ability to provide creative solutions to various project types

  • Understands and applies color theory and color relationships

  • Demonstrates understanding of good layout principles

  • Strong conceptualization skills across print, digital and video

  • Proven track record working with complex teams and/or organizations and the ability to work effectively with virtual teams

  • Strong written and verbal communications skills

  • Strong organizational skills

  • Exceptional visual proofing and error-checking skills

  • Skill managing tight deadlines for concurrent projects across various teams with minimal supervision

  • Ability to manage work on multiple fast-paced projects

    - Motion graphic experience a plus


Job Graphic Design

Primary Location US-MO-Kansas City

Travel: No

About Burns & McDonnell

Burns & McDonnell is making the world a better place every day. When we take on some of the world’s toughest challenges, we’re putting the industry’s best thinking to work, striving to create amazing success for our clients and amazing careers for our employee-owners. Our staff of more than 7,000 engineers, architects, construction professionals, scientists, consultants and business professionals is constantly growing.

We have offices and projects across the U.S. and around the globe. We are proud to rank among FORTUNE magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For. Our culture, powered by 100% employee ownership, plays a major role in getting us there. Each employee brings a high level of commitment to every project. Clients have shown their appreciation of this dedication, rewarding us with a 90% repeat business rate and decades-long partnerships. That’s pretty cool for a firm that started as a small engineering consulting shop back in 1898.

At Burns & McDonnell, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference while fulfilling your personal and professional ambitions. Our entrepreneurial culture lets you guide your destiny and shape the path your career travels. And with hundreds of service specialties, your career and development options are endless.

Are you ready to create amazing?

Burns & McDonnell is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

Req ID: 200397



Equal Employment Policy: It is the policy of Burns & McDonnell to offer equal opportunity in all areas of employment to all qualified individuals, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, veterans status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or other classes protected by applicable law. View our EEO policy statements.

EOE including Disability/Protected Veterans

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