Senior Designer

Zeno Group


Zeno Group is the fiercely independent and global integrated communications agency, born from PR.

We bring together the boldest and brightest talent to help clients across industries and sectors unleash the power of strategic communications. Guided by our ‘Fearless Pursuit of the Unexpected,’ we push the boundaries to achieve real business value and societal impact for clients. Winner of the industry’s most coveted awards including the 2021 PRovoke Global Creative Agency of the Year, 2021 PRovoke North American Agency of the Year and 2021 PRWeek Agency of the Year. We are honored to be a three-time winner of PRWeek’s Best Places to Work. Zeno has also been previously recognized by the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity. Zeno is a DJE Holdings Company.

Position Details

Senior Designer
Chicago Illinois
Chicago, IL


  • Expert level knowledge in using Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator) 
  • Expert level knowledge of PPT and Microsoft Office Suite, knowledge of trends in presentation design (Keynote and Google Slides knowledge a plus) 
  • Expert level knowledge and experience in creating digital content for the various social media networks, notably LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram (e.g., pixel dimensions and standards, 20% rule, Twitter Cards, ads, carousels, video requirements & resolution)
  • Day-to-day design work for planned and real-time campaigns, including:powerful visual storytelling using a mix of print, digital, social and video; designing and producing highly creative, impactful, PowerPoint presentations for new business pitches and client presentations; design for client/agency collateral (social graphics/infographics/leaflets/invitations/brochures/coverage boards etc.); HTML design for invitations/newsletters (not essential); brand identity for client’s campaigns; design and artwork for internal material such as business cards, staff invites, etc.
  • Juggle multiple assignments and work in a high-pressure environment 
  • Manage time and establish priorities while maintaining flexibility to respond to changing demands 
  • Liaise with account teams to ensure creative work is efficiently and effectively delivered to clients 
  • Liaise with printers and relevant suppliers 
  • Professionally and effectively communicate with clients, peers and producers, demonstrating sound reasoning and judgment skills 
  • Help communicate creative ideas in presentations to clientsand internal teams 
  • Understand the concept behind creative work and how it achieves client and business goals 
  • Sharp eye for layout consistency for format, and amazing attention to detail 
  • Excels at visual storytelling, diverse graphic design, and art direction of content 
  • Regularly update knowledge on design trends


  • Must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (i.e., at least 2 weeks after last dose) and, if hired, present proof of vaccination before start date. Candidates may request an accommodation due to a disability or sincerely held religious belief or an exception required under applicable law 
  • At least 3 years of relevant experience, preferably in an agency or other fast-paced setting 
  • A BFA in Fine Arts, Advertising or Graphic Design 
  • Strong understanding of graphic design, strong layout and composition with a keen eye for typography 
  • Portfolio reflecting experience in branding, presentations, infographics, digital/interactive/social, advertising and print design 
  • Strong verbal communication skills 
  • Ability to ideate and bring creative ideas to clients and campaigns 
  • Ability to work cross-functionally and with a fast-paced team, 
  • Demonstrate good judgment when working with team members and client contacts, and take initiative 
  • Keen attention to detail 
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and deadlines, as well as day-to-day changes at every level of detail 
  • Demonstrated experience with concepting highly creative designs


Healthy, happy employees make Zeno better, so we have programs that support physical, mental and financial wellness. Our culture and benefits are designed to promote flexibility, celebrate diversity and support work/life balance. We offer a variety of medical, dental and vision insurance with prescription plans, as well as short and long-term disability. Our Be Kind to Your Mind program focuses on mental health, providing a paid subscription to Headspace and access to mental health providers and other services through a best-in-class employee assistance program. Employees are encouraged to bring their authentic self to Zeno and participate in our employee resource groups which build communities for sharing and support. And while we love our work, we believe in the restorative power of time off with generous vacation, paid holidays and self-care time. Employees are supported in their pursuit of financial wellness with a 401(k) plan, pretax flexible spending accounts, tuition assistance, life insurance and free access to a certified financial coach. And our unique ZenoFit program provides a monthly allowance to fund activities in your personal life that bring you joy and keep you healthy. These and other benefits are available to non-temporary employees in the US.

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