District of Columbia
The American Enterprise Institute (AEI) is seeking a junior graphic designer to join our growing communications creative team. AEI is a private, nonpartisan, not-for profit institution dedicated to research and education on issues of government, politics, economics, and social welfare.
The junior graphic designer will design, manage, and execute the development of graphics for web, reports, presentations, and marketing material for a variety of projects for the Institute. He or she will also assist and work with other designers on the production process for in-house projects, create graphics as requested, and assist in day-to-day graphic requests for print, email, and web.
The ideal candidate enjoys transforming complex data and research into easily digestible visual stories for print and web. Requirements include 2–3 years of experience in graphic design or creative industry experience; familiarity with social media and marketing; demonstrated fluency in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat, InDesign or QuarkXPress, and Dreamweaver), MS PowerPoint, and Excel; and ability to learn Tableau or other data visualization programs.
Qualified applicants should submit an online application to www.aei.org/jobs, complete with a resume, a cover letter, academic transcript(s), and a pdf or link to a portfolio.
The American Enterprise Institute (AEI) is a public policy think tank dedicated to defending human dignity, expanding human potential, and building a freer and safer world. The work of its scholars and staff advances ideas rooted in a belief in democracy, free enterprise, American strength and global leadership, solidarity with those at the periphery of our society, and a pluralistic, entrepreneurial culture.
AEI is committed to making the intellectual, moral, and practical case for expanding freedom, increasing individual opportunity, and strengthening the free enterprise system in America and around the world. Its work explores ideas that further these goals, and AEI scholars take part in this pursuit with academic freedom. AEI operates independently of any political party and has no institutional positions. Its scholars’ conclusions are fueled by rigorous, data-driven research and broad-ranging evidence.
Minimum Education Required