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Senior Presentation Designer

New York, New York, United States

Senior Presentation Designer
Job Description

About Us

Virgo Health works for pharmaceutical, biotech, and device companies to inform and educate healthcare professionals about the latest developments in clinical research and therapeutic approaches.

We leverage our meetings, digital, and interactive expertise to understand what’s easy and relevant for healthcare professionals to engage with. We tailor our content and design it to offer choice and active participation.

Real, relevant, and human.


Job Overview

We are looking for an exceptional senior presentation designer with a passion for creativity and clarity in information communication. This role will primarily be focused on developing client and internal presentations that engage, inform, and entertain.

However, working within a relatively small and dynamic creative team, the job will expand to a broader set of creative tasks. From developing branding for medical symposia, to storyboarding a social animation, to creating interactive assets for deployment across a diverse set of channels, no day will be the same.

Our ideal candidate will have exceptional knowledge of Microsoft PowerPoint and Google slides, including being able to produce animated slides, format data from Excel and interactivity. We want someone who treats PPT as a canvas to create memorable and exciting work. An in-depth knowledge of the big three Adobe apps (Id, Ai & Ps) is essential to support the role.

Experience of motion design and video production including use of Adobe Pr and Ae is a bonus. If you are a budding photographer, illustrator, or coder, even better!

A minimum of 5 years in a fast-paced studio environment is desirable as is the ability to work from your own initiative along with excellent time management. A strong portfolio demonstrating your skill as an integrated designer and creative thinker is a must.


Core Responsibilities

·       Presentation design and production to brand guidelines

·       Day-to-day design and artworking of slides

·       Pitch deck design development

·       Original slide template design and creation

·       Visual storytelling to create engaging presentations and rework content to deliver the best outcome

·       Create clear data visualizations and infographics


Additional Responsibilities

·       Branding (could be an event or campaign)

·       Conceptual ideation, everything from campaigns to theming an event

·       Illustration

·       Animation and video editing

·       Front end digital design

·       Social asset creation (static and motion)

·       Alongside all the usual design jobs of image re-touching, stock image searches, icon drawing, and internal work


Experience/Skills Required

·       Highly motivated to work from own initiative

·       Outstanding design ability

·       Versatile design aesthetic to inspire and reach a wide range of audiences

·       Ability to take concepts from initial brief through to final print-ready artwork

·       Ability to prioritize and work within tight time frames

·       Artistic eye, original thinking, and creative ideas

·       Expert knowledge of Microsoft Office (Powerpoint, Word, Excel)

·       Expert knowledge of Adobe CS (InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator a must)

·       Proficient Ae animation and Pr editing skills; C4D experience is a bonus

·       Attention to detail

·       Organized and logical

·       Confident and proactive

·       Adaptable

·       Excellent verbal and written communication skills



Level of Experience

Minimum 5 years of studio experience



Diploma or degree in graphic design or related subject


Virgo Characteristics


·       Team player

·       Reliable

·       Enthusiastic

·       Conscientious

·       Proactive

·       Self-motivated

·       Multitasker

·       Organized

·       Detail focused.



Key Performance Indicators

·       Time management; meeting deadlines

·       Quality of work

·       Anecdotal client and team feedback

·       Annual performance objectives and performance appraisal


Salary: $90,000-160,000

Virgo has included the base salary range or hourly rate for this role. Actual compensation offered within the range will depend upon, among other factors: a candidate’s skills, qualifications, and experience; actual ranges for current or former employees in the role; and market considerations.

Virgo is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.

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