Aetna Digital Graphics Designer - 50722BR in New York, New York

Req ID: 50722BR

POSITION SUMMARY

The Digital Graphics Designer captivates audiences with application of creative talent in pursuit of business objectives. The Digital Graphics Designer will work in support of Aetnas Enterprise Communications strategy, working with team members to understand the communication needs for projects and provide artwork in still and motion form to help illustrate and visualize data and concepts. The Graphics Designer will also provide motion graphics support with video projects in the form of animation and embellishment of live action video. The ideal candidate will bring strategic thinking, creativity, and a willingness to adapt and flex as needed.

Fundamental Components:

Work on multiple projects simultaneously Create visual aspects of communications assets including web-based articles, video, infographics and presentation graphics Consult with Enterprise Communications Team members to create cohesive designs that reflect the strategic narratives and campaigns Work with Digital Studio team to provide still and motion graphics assets Consult with customers, including leaders in the Corporate Communications Department on digital media and video communications initiatives Proactively and consistently make connections to the larger enterprise context Ensure that all work is error-free, accurate, appropriately approved and consistent with Aetnas core values Understand and support the Aetna brand Understand how digital communications solutions support Aetnas ability to succeed

BACKGROUND/EXPERIENCE desired:

3+ years of graphic design experience in an agency or communications environment Extensive experience with Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, AfterEffects, Motion Graphics, Premiere, PowerPoint, and Keynote Superior client-service skills; strong collaborator with multiple groups/stakeholders. Experience developing and executing successful graphics, infographics and motion graphics designs for video and digital media communication programs for major business organizations. Experience producing all kinds of graphics designs for communications on short notice and as part of long-term initiatives. Healthcare or health insurance industry experience desired Experience with multiple communications platforms, technology, web, social media, etc. Requires advanced knowledge and specialized expertise in at least one communication discipline and experience in one of several sub-disciplines (may include media/public relations, internal/executive communications, public affairs, and marketing or community relations). Experience developing and executing successful communication programs at the enterprise level or for major business organizations. Experience in writing and editing all kinds of communication on short notice and as part of long-term initiatives.. Track record of proactively identifying and pursuing relevant opportunities that resulted in increased audience awareness and understanding of the core message(s). Demonstrated ability to build relationships and collaborate with other communication professionals toward a common goal

Travel required between Hartford, CT and New York City.

EDUCATION

The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.

FUNCTIONAL EXPERIENCES

Functional - Communications/Design Production - video/4-6 Years

Functional - Communications/Design production - print/4-6 Years

Functional - Communications/Design production - electronic/4-6 Years

TECHNOLOGY EXPERIENCES

Technical - Multimedia/Multimedia Tools (streaming videos, etc.)/4-6 Years/

ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come. We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence. Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is about more than just doing a job. This is our opportunity to re-shape healthcare for America and across the globe. We are developing solutions to improve the quality and affordability of healthcare. What we do will benefit generations to come.

We care about each other, our customers and our communities. We are inspired to make a difference, and we are committed to integrity and excellence.

Together we will empower people to live healthier lives.

Aetna is an equal opportunity & affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

We are a company built on excellence. We have a culture that values growth, achievement and diversity and a workplace where your voice can be heard.

Benefit eligibility may vary by position. Click here to review the benefits associated with this position.

Aetna takes our candidate's data privacy seriously. At no time will any Aetna recruiter or employee request any financial or personal information (Social Security Number, Credit card information for direct deposit, etc.) from you via e-mail. Any requests for information will be discussed prior and will be conducted through a secure website provided by the recruiter. Should you be asked for such information, please notify us immediately.

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Job Function: Communications