Senior Manager, Content and Design
Job Details
Atlanta - Atlanta, GA
Full Time

About the Team

We are storytellers. The chosen few who jump out of bed each day to show the world that Atlanta is here, now and next. We use data, best practices, creativity, consistency and teamwork to make a difference in the halls at the Metro Atlanta Chamber (MAC), in our community and around the world. We know our audiences and we recognize that new ways to reach and engage them pop up every day. We stay on top of the trends as we work to shape hearts and minds. We help each other; we challenge each other; we encourage each other; we trust each other; we learn from each other; we laugh with each other; we succeed together; we have each other’s backs. We are leaders who care about Atlanta and proudly represent its history, its reputation, its people, its culture, its careers, its impact, its vibe. We think big, but we never forget that details matter. We are a center of excellence for marketing and communications. We drive strategies and results that will blow your mind.



Reporting Relationships


The Senior Manager, Content & Design reports to the Senior Vice President, Brand Marketing & Creative. This teammate will also collaborate daily with the Managers of Channel & Analytics and Content & Design.


About the Role


Do you design in your dreams and love the art of graphic design? Do you have a design POV and desire freedom (within brand guidelines) to create? Can you craft rich motion graphics, infographics and dynamic social / digital content with ease? Can you design an amazingly beautiful PowerPoint presentation? Does a career in integrated storytelling across digital and traditional channels make you think #goals? Does your ATL pride overflow? Then you’ve come to the right place.


We’re looking for a talented, passionate, hard-working Senior Manager of Content & Design who can craft excellent graphic assets for social and digital channels, printed communication and events. The ideal candidate is a strategic thinker who enjoys working collaboratively across our Brand Communications team and our broader organization.


This teammate will join the Metro Atlanta Chamber as a key member of the team responsible for promoting our amazing region and its unique offerings to millennial talent, CEOs, entrepreneurs and other stakeholders who are critical to Atlanta's position today -- and the future -- as a top-tier global region.


The role will create visual content fit for social and digital channels, infographics, one pagers, campaign and event marketing materials and other media that captures our brand look and feel and resonates with the target audience. The Senior Manager, Content & Design will contribute to everyday production and execution of creative content using Adobe Creative Suite, Canva and other graphics software. Proficiency in PowerPoint and other Microsoft Office software is required, as partners across our organization use these regularly. This teammate will also meet with clients to brainstorm new concepts and campaigns or review social media copy and creative. Most importantly, you will be responsible for the creative expression of the organization and its multiple brands.



Responsibilities include:


  • Develop visual content including (but not limited to) traditional and social / digital ads, infographics, motion graphics, booklets, one pagers, campaign, mixed media and event graphics
  • Work with communications, marketing, economic development, public policy and event experts to develop a wide variety of visually compelling graphics
  • Coordinate and manage graphics vendors, printers and agencies
  • Work collaboratively with colleagues and maintain strong relationships with external partners
  • Simultaneously manage small, mid-size and large projects
  • Maintain a basic understanding of the Metro Atlanta Chamber departments, partners and key initiatives
  • Communicate regularly with top executives and team members on workload and project progress
  • Manage and organize a large database of design files, photography, logos, etc.
  • Create and deliver results / recap reports on content performance



The Candidate:


  • Seven years minimum of design experience
  • Degree in design field, communications, marketing or similar
  • Experience designing and publishing content for social media platforms (e.g. Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, TikTok, YouTube, etc.)
  • Experience working with agencies, print vendors and other organizations
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite, primarily Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign
  • After Effects, photography and videography skills are highly valued
  • Ability to take abstract briefs and represent it in a visually compelling way, while maintaining brand clarity
  • Ability to work autonomously and in collaborations with others
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to manage multiple ongoing projects at once
  • Ability to work odd hours (if a project requires it)


Personal Characteristics:


  • Have a passion for art and an eye for good design; Stay up to date with new design trends
  • You’re creative, highly organized, detail-oriented and love solving problems while welcoming responsibility and challenges
  • Able to interpret a creative brief and respond with compelling and insightful concepts
  • Not only have a ton of ideas, you’re also good at selling them – to your co-workers, senior management and partners. You have strong design experience but are as adept with words as you are creative
  • Have a passion for developing brand structure and brand clarity
  • Can stand your ground when you feel something is negatively impacting brand, values or effectiveness
  • Embrace our values – act as one, deliver with passion, operate with integrity, drive innovation, be respectful, be inclusive and have fun
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