Multimedia and Graphic Designer

CG Schmidt

Four generations of creating exceptional facilities that improve the lives of others. Our story starts in 1920, when Dutch immigrant Charles Schmidt left his job at a brewery in Milwaukee to found Charles Schmidt & Sons Construction. Through four generations of family ownership, we’ve built a reputation for tackling some of the largest, most recognizable projects in Wisconsin. And we’re just getting started.

Position Details

Multimedia and Graphic Designer
Southeast Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI

CG Schmidt isseeking an experienced Multimedia and Graphic Designer to join our Marketing team.

In this role you will be responsible for content creation, including light copywriting, graphic design for project proposals and interviews, presentations, brochures, tradeshows, social media and referendum communications. This position will also create and edit videos for external use and provide some photography services. The Multimedia and Graphic Designer will work with employees at all levels of the company and within teams to complete various Marketing campaigns.

Applicants will need to thrive in a deadline-driven, fast-paced environment, possess a service-oriented attitude, collaborate with in-house and agency client resources, and be ready to help the team in “all hands on deck” situations that frequently occur in our dynamic environment. Applicants should also have excellent communication skills and strong organizational skills .

  • Coordination and production of graphics for proposals and interviews, presentations and social media and integrated marketing channels 
  • Brochure design 
  • Tradeshow booth graphics design 
  • Referendum communications planning and design for our education clients 
  • Team participation in proposal development, layout and editing 
  • Team participation in social media updates (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube) 
  • Team participation in website updates (WordPress) 
  • Capture compositionally pleasing event, project and jobsite photography 
  • Video creation and editing for internal and external clients 
  • Coordination with clients and team members to design and produce collateral materials 
  • Prioritization of incoming projects 
  • Document review for formatting and layout

Required Skills:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
  • Strong organizational skills, attention to detail 
  • Able to prioritize projects and tasks in a fast-paced environment 
  • Strong customer service and interpersonal skills 
  • Strong working knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook) 
  • Extensive knowledge of Adobe Suite, especially InDesign 
  • Ability to capture and edit video Basic digital photography skills 

Required Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design, Multimedia or equivalent. 
  • 2-3 years of applicable experience 
  • Experience in the A/E/C field preferred but not required 
  • Portfolio of projects available for review

Generous compensation and benefit package including 401(k) match & profit sharing, etc.

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