Alliant Houston , TX 77020
With a history dating back to 1925, Alliant Insurance Services is one of the nation's leading distributors of diversified insurance products and services. Operating through a national network of offices, Alliant provides property and casualty, workers' compensation, employee benefits, surety, and financial products and services to more than 26,000 clients nationwide. Alliant Insurance Services ranks among the 15 largest insurance brokerage firms in the United States.
Responsible for designing and producing company and client communications, including brochures, newsletters and specialized communications items.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Influences the direction of content development, providing creative recommendations and direction as needed;
Partners with internal team members to execute creative communications approaches;
Designs and produces benefit information brochures for clients as well as employee newsletters highlighting client's benefits, including: design, layout and data entry; changes, additions and modifications as requested by department staff or client;
Uses understanding of image creation, design layout, type and color, to guide internal teams and clients to desired projects results;
Creates, designs, prints and distributes client communication materials, including: benefit brochures, resource guides, benefit cards, posters, postcards, wallet cards, flyers, special topic pamphlets and brochures;
Participates actively in creative brainstorming sessions;
Prepares and proofs Request for Proposals (RFP's), client packets, case studies and presentations;
Prints and ships prepared materials to client(s) as requested;
Maintains .pdf file archives for both client(s) and company files;
Maintains excellent vendor relationships for printing communication materials;
Maintains supply of brochures, flyers and notebooks for Marketing;
Complies with agency management system data standards and data integrity (enters and maintains complete and accurate information);
Other duties as assigned.
EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE
Bachelor's degree in Graphics Design, Communication Arts, Fine Arts or similar field
2 - 4 years experience with solid background in copywriting, proofing and graphic design
Strong understanding of image creation, design layout, type and color, and being able to follow established style guides and directions from internal leads and clients
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to effectively lead projects from conception to completion and meet project deadlines
Strong troubleshooting skills and the ability to prioritize to meet very tight turnaround times on multiple projects
Self-motivated with strong work ethic and attitude
Ability to project a professional image in action and appearance with all stakeholders
Proficient in MS Office Suite including PowerPoint
Proficient in Adobe Suite (InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, etc.)
We are proud to provide comprehensive, high quality employee programs to meet employees' needs now and in the future, including a very competitive financial package. We encourage you to explore what we have to offer.
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Alliant Insurance Services, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, age, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected status.
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