Job ID: 6234
Updated: Jan 4, 2022
Location: Chicago, IL, United States
Category: Business Development
About Kirkland & Ellis
Kirkland & Ellis LLP is a preeminent, full-service law firm with offices around the world and a staff as diverse as the practice areas we support. Our clients range from Fortune 100 companies to medium and small corporations, financial institutions, and private equity firms. Known for our commitment to excellence, Kirkland strives to provide superior service to our clients as well as our fellow employees. From Information Technology to Human Resources, Paralegal Services to Business Development, Kirkland offers non-attorney professionals challenging careers in a variety of functional areas. Whether starting or growing your career, Kirkland can offer a performance-driven culture filled with bright and innovative teams of co-workers.
Essential Job Functions
We are looking for a Branding & Creative Coordinator to join our small but mighty in-house design team, directly reporting to the Firmwide Branding & Creative Director. The mid- to senior-level designer will support the Firm’s Business Development efforts through collaboration on global branding, marketing and communications initiatives for both internal and external audiences with a focus on quality, creativity and responsiveness.
The ideal candidate will be an adept and proactive team player with strong graphic design, production and problem solving skills to create engaging marketing materials that align with Kirkland’s corporate aesthetic, from concept to completion. The designer should understand how the Firm’s brand strategy plays into the global marketing ecosystem and emerging design/marketing trends.
Specific Job Duties
Qualifications & Requirements
While the list below encompasses our preferred qualifications, we encourage our design team to have a passion for learning new skills and to take advantage of Firm-sponsored professional development opportunities.
Education, Work Experience, Skills
This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, and filing cabinets. Candidate should be comfortable in a Windows environment and working with Microsoft Office.
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