Graphic Design Mgr (R1092089) in Research Triangle Park, NC at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 8/9/2019

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Job Description

IQVIA™ is the leading human data science company focused on helping healthcare clients find unparalleled insights and better solutions for patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness the power of healthcare data, domain expertise, transformative technology, and advanced analytics to drive healthcare forward.


The Graphic Design Manager role will support multiple business units in delivering design executions based on marketing plans, strategic initiatives and other project objectives all within the IQVIA visual guidelines while assuring alignment to the overall brand vision. This role will report directly to the Creative Director (based in NYC) and collaborate with various designers including fellow designers, internal departments and external design agency partners.


  • Handle various ad-hoc design requests from multiple teams throughout the organization while adhering to the project objectives and milestones.
  • Ability to conceptualize and present innovative design concepts to team and management
  • Creative problem-solving skills and execution of new and existing PowerPoint presentations, templates and slide libraries.
  • Execution of digital designs including motion design, interactive design and prototyping, infographics, iconography, photography, banner imagery and understanding of similar best-practices
  • Potential video + audio production knowledge which could expedite time-to-audience
  • Ability to sell your design concepts to senior leaders and explain your rationale behind your creative ideas

Required Knowledge, Experience & Education:

  • BA or BFA in graphic design or related creative field, with minimum 10 years of experience
  • Expert knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud applications, especially InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Mastery level experience developing and living within corporate brand guidelines
  • Moderate understanding and build experience using PowerPoint and all its capabilities to tell visually-impactful stories with creative solutions
  • Understanding the differences between solving for traditional print design vs digital design
  • Moderate knowledge of building interactive prototypes/modules using tools like InVision, Ceros or Ion Interactive
  • Moderate understanding of website design including comprehension of CSS, HTML and related to know limitations of design executions
  • Basic knowledge of website management tools such as Sitecore, AEM or similar
  • Knowledge of project management tools such as Smartsheet, ProofHQ, Workfront or Slope
  • Knowledge of video production, editing, sound effects, and similar capabilities (Adobe Premiere and/or Adobe After Effects) preferred


  • Experience designing within corporate brand guidelines, including enforcing and training internal and external content creators
  • Collaborate across multiple departments within a large corporation and perform well in a team environment
  • Strong personal work ethic and customer services skills that go beyond conventional business hours
  • Ability to be agile, operate with a sense of urgency, deal with change, and demonstrate flexibility in ambiguous situations with good judgment and confidence
  • Balance design thinking and creative solutions with excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Ability to develop relationships with internal business partners and serve as a trusted design advisor
  • Willingness to dive deep into content to comprehend the product and deliver unique visual executions

Excellent verbal and written communication skills with keen attention to the details

Join Us

Making a positive impact on human health takes insight, curiosity, and intellectual courage. It takes brave minds, pushing the boundaries to transform healthcare. Regardless of your role, you will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve outcomes for patients.

Forge a career with greater purpose, make an impact, and never stop learning.

IQVIA is an EEO Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

IQVIA, Inc. provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities.  Applicants who require reasonable accommodation to submit an application for employment or otherwise participate in the application process should contact IQVIA’s Talent Acquisition team at to arrange for such an accommodation.

Job ID: R1092089