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Burns & McDonnell Senior Graphic Designer - Global Facilities (Kansas City) in Kansas City, Missouri


The Senior Graphic Designer will lead design of a variety of digital and analogue graphic design marketing collateral pieces across all market sectors to support new business pursuits and brand initiatives. They will also support the pursuit and sales departments with the design and execution of print and other graphics, incorporating appropriate interpretation to meet our internal client’s communications needs.

This position will be responsible for leading business development pursuits and marketing teams internally to develop and deliver creative, strategic graphic solutions that are on-brand, on-time and on-budget; including print collateral, digital deliverables, and brand identity pieces.

  • Implement established quality control process.

  • Manage and develop approved concepts into multiple campaign components.

  • Produce final files for production.

  • Implement the development of creative ideas and concepts.

  • Select and manage appropriate media for production.

  • Consult with clients to understand project objectives.

  • Conduct and present research before developing design concepts.

  • Present design concepts to clients, and facilitate the creative "think tank" sessions.

  • Translate written communications into graphics that support and enhance the client’s communication as well as the brand.

  • Provide multiple design concepts as required by project direction.

  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees and the business customers being served.

  • All other duties as assigned


  • Candidate must have a Bachelors in fine arts/graphic design or visual communication; minimum 7 years of related experience; and a portfolio supporting that background or an Associates Degree in fine arts/graphic design or visual communication with atleast 9 years experience.

  • Expert knowledge of industry-standard graphic design and layout software (i.e. Adobe Creative Suite, etc.) with comprehensive understanding of InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator.

  • Expert knowledge of Microsoft PowerPoint.

  • Problem-solving skills to transform complex ideas to graphic representations.

  • Expert color theory and color relationships skills.

  • Understanding of good layout principles.

  • Expert conceptualization skills for alternative printing, production and packaging techniques.

  • Utilize emerging technology with great proficiency.

  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with other employees and the business customers being served.

  • 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.

  • Strong visual proofing and error-checking skills.

  • Skill managing tight deadlines for concurrent projects with various teams.

  • Ability to manage work on multiple fast-paced projects.

  • Expert HTML knowledge a plus.

  • Working knowledge of the AEC industry.


Job Graphic Design

Primary Location US-MO-Kansas City

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Req ID: 211168