CWMD - Ayco Personal Financial Management - Visual Design Lead

Location(s) US-CA-Irvine
Job ID
2021-78788
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Associate
Function(s)
Brand Management
Region
Americas
Division
Consumer and Wealth Management
Business Unit
Ayco - Financial Counseling
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

Consumer and Wealth Management (CWM)

Across Consumer and Wealth Management (CWM), Goldman Sachs helps empower clients and customers around the world reach their financial goals. Our advisor-led wealth management businesses provide financial planning, investment management, banking and comprehensive advice to a wide range of clients, including ultra-high net worth and high net worth individuals, as well as family offices, foundations and endowments, and corporations and their employees. Our consumer business provides digital solutions for consumers to better spend, borrow, invest, and save. Across CWM, our growth is driven by a relentless focus on our people, our clients and leading-edge technology, data and design.

 

AYCO

Goldman Sachs Ayco Personal Financial Management partners with Fortune 1000 companies to design and implement tailored financial planning programs for their workforce—leveraging the 50-year heritage of Ayco and the comprehensive resources of Goldman Sachs to meet the evolving needs of their employees. Ayco believes companies best serve their stakeholders and the greater economy when their employees’ financial lives are clear, understood and in their control. Ayco advisors and technical specialists help clients achieve their personal financial goals through education and guided implementation across seven key financial disciplines, including employee benefit planning.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

JOB SUMMARY & RESPONSIBILITIES

 

YOUR IMPACT

The Visual Design Lead will have a strong track record for translating business objectives into creative visual design solutions and shaping visual brand systems. As a designer-by-training and practiced leader you will contribute to setting the standards for the vision, craft, and creative output of the team, while maintaining the ability to roll up your sleeves and produce cross-channel work. Love for style guides and design systems drive your ability to maintain and continue to push our visual identity forward. With a knack for cracking complex problems and crafting them into elegantly simple, intuitive designs with an eye for detail, you will pave the way for designers on the team to do the same. The Visual Design Lead will collaborate with other design leads and directors to foster and maintain a design culture across CWM, while delivering consistent and on-target solutions.

 

 

OUR IMPACT

The Goldman Sachs Consumer and Wealth Management division works with clients to achieve investment goals and financial well-being and bring an innovative approach to traditional consumer banking activities.

 

 

HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

Responsibilities/Qualifications

  • At least 8 years of professional experience as a visual, marketing or brand designer
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Design or related field
  • Proven experience demonstrated through a design portfolio of cross-channel work including web, print, social, paid media, video and animation
  • An obsession with understanding the business strategy and aligning the creative vision
  • Experience in design thinking/ human centered design
  • Demonstrated experience building relationships and influencing at the executive level
  • Passion for typography, visual design, design trends, mentoring and teaching
  • Proven ability to translate vision, feedback and data into actionable original designs and design initiatives
  • A clean design aesthetic and the ability to simplify the complex
  • Great presentation, workshop and communication skills
  • Strong problem-solving and organization skills
  • A positive, constructive can-do attitude
  • The ability to work independently as well as collaboratively and to both do and lead
  • Superior attention to detail with emphasis on accuracy and quality
  • Expert knowledge of Adobe CC, Microsoft Word and PowerPoint
  • Strong knowledge of video, motion graphics, animation and HTML5, and HTML/CSS
  • Experience designing for the financial industry or in-house brand/marketing teams
  • Portfolio required for consideration

 


WHERE WILL YOU MAKE AN IMPACT

Ayco business spans the country, with the following locations in the United States: Atlanta (GA), Boston (MA), Canonsburg (PA), Chicago (IL), Cincinnati (OH), Cohoes (NY), Dallas (TX), Deerfield (IL), Irvine (CA), Houston (TX), Latham (NY), Los Angeles (CA), Minneapolis (MN), New York (NY), Parsippany (NJ), Philadelphia (PA), San Francisco (CA), Saratoga Springs (NY), Seattle (WA), Troy (MI), Washington, D.C. (DC) and West Palm Beach (FL)

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

We’re committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more: https://www.goldmansachs.com/careers/footer/disability-statement.html



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