Citi Marketing Copywriter and Designer in O'Fallon, Missouri

  • Primary Location: United States,Missouri,O'fallon

  • Education: High School Diploma/GED

  • Job Function: Marketing

  • Schedule: Full-time

  • Shift: Day Job

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • Travel Time: No

  • Job ID: 18053794

Description

Mortgage Creative Support Specialist

Seeking a gifted Copywriter with solid design skills (proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office). The Internal Design Team at Citi supports the Retail Bank Branch and Mortgage Marketing and collateral needs. The group is responsible for the internal creation and design of numerous items (print and digital), as well as updates and versioning with external agency cooperation.

Description:

Mortgage creative support role for marketing efforts, based in St. Louis area. The candidate will be faced with an ever-changing, dynamic workday, in a collaborative work-sharing team. Supporting multiple business channels and partners with different needs, offers the opportunity for numerous challenging projects that constantly follow the needs of the industry and businesses. Quality and speed are extremely important ongoing expectations, as well as cutting-edge knowledge of design and the relevant software. Copywriting and editing, shared file organization and management and ‘pre-press’ file knowledge for print vendors is also required.

Required skills in the following applications:

  • Copywriting, editing and proofing proficiency (Mortgage background preferred)

  • Adobe Creative Suite — Especially: InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop and Acrobat Pro

  • Microsoft Office — Especially: Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook

  • (Note: this is Microsoft suite design experience – not only user)

  • Additional skills needed:

  • Graphic Designer skilled in page layout, email design and logo design

  • Skills in pre-press and file handling for production

  • Basic HTML and web design skills a plus

  • Social media proficiency

  • Flexible and organized individual capable of handling multiple projects at once and communicating/passing projects to teammates

Responsibilities:

  • Writing/editing copy for new and ongoing content development – example tasks may include:

  • Print and Digital campaign development

  • Script writing

  • Social media

  • Responsible for creating print and digital content to support Citi Bank and Mortgage marketing and collateral needs (external and internal) in the software listed

  • Taking the lead on internal PowerPoint and Excel needs for business partners

  • Collaborating with design team and sharing projects, as well on ongoing storage and file maintenance

Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • College degree, preferably a background in English, journalism, communication or marketing: will want to review portfolio of previous works - preferably in the mortgage commercial/consumer space

  • Experience with MS Office and Adobe Creative Suite, including: InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Flash and Acrobat Professional.

  • Ability to work in a team environment and juggle multiple projects at the same time

  • Able to meet deadlines while still handling “fire-drill” jobs

  • Ability to come up with creative concepts — usually in multiples

  • PC Platform

Citi is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Minority/Female/Veteran/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.