Job DescriptionWe re looking for a smart, entrepreneurial graphic/creative designer to help guide and expand Greystar s strategic marketing efforts. This role will play a critical role in prioritizing, executing and designing projects in support of the firms strategic marketing initiatives. Our ideal candidate comes with strong design experience and has a strong understanding of design best practices. They are interested in developing techniques to provide unique solutions for external facing communications and can be creative both inside and outside of our corporate brand guidelines while being conscious of delivering accurate content in their creative work. The ideal team member is able meet to tight deadlines and can work both independently and collaboratively depending on the project. Responsibilities:
Play a role in the creative processes, planning and executing of activities and tactics (these may include brochures, websites, direct mail and email, invitations, social media, advertising, collateral, site signage, sponsorships, events, etc. )
Drive marketing and design development by gathering feedback from lead Strategic Enterprise Marketing Director
Responsible for the design direction and production of long-form layout (books/magazines)
Assist in on-going vendor management/relationships with our print partners, if necessary
Identify opportunities to bring creativity and innovation to existing design practices and materials
Manage graphic requests and ensure that all marketing materials present the Greystar brand consistently and follow corporate brand guidelines
Keep up-to-date on current design methodologies and business-to-business marketing trends
EducationBachelor's degree in related field and a minimum of 4-7 years of design experience in a corporate setting, preferably real estateQualifications
In-depth knowledge of and experience with Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) and Microsoft Office products, etc.
Previous experience with InDesign book files, tables, and InCopy usage for long-form layouts
Knowledge of HTML/ CSS is mandatory
Knowledge of the print production process
Expertise in SEO strategy and implementation
Familiarity with brand management and implementation
Strong project management and organizational skills with impeccable attention to detail
Excellent verbal and written communication skills including editing and proofreading
Demonstrated creative sensibilities with an attention to design and detail
Self-starter, team-oriented, organized, motivated with a good sense of humor
When applying, please include a sample portfolio of your work.
About usGreystar is the global leader in multifamily real estate, offering expertise in property management, investment management, and development and construction of rental housing. Established in 1993, Greystar is the largest property management operator in the world. Its dedicated team members and a commitment to hiring the very best multifamily professionals has resulted in record growth, making Greystar one of the most respected and trusted real estate companies. EOE.
Internal Number: 38841BR
National Platform with Local ExpertiseGreystar, founded in 1993, provides world-class service in the multifamily real estate business. Our innovative business model integrates the management, development and investment disciplines of the multifamily industry on both national and local levels. This unique approach and our commitment to hiring the very best multifamily professionals have resulted in record growth, making us one of the most respected and trusted multifamily real estate companies in the country.Because our business model includes both investment and service-oriented businesses, we’re able to maintain a constant presence in local markets and create value in all phases of the real estate cycle. Our national platform provides economies of scale, financial sophistication, institutional quality reporting and tremendous capital relationships, while our city offices provide local market expertise and execution.Our dedication to redefining excellence in apartment living means we’re constantly exploring innovative ideas and pioneering new ways to serve our residents and clients. The Greystar team is more than 5,300 team members strong and growing. Check out the latest opportunities.