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We’re a small, collaborative team that embraces a healthy disregard for the impossible. Every day, we work across disciplines and party lines to ideate and prototype solutions for rethinking the social sector and improving the lives of people everywhere. But what makes working at the Beeck Center truly unique is our workplace culture that encourages curiosity, experimentation, exploration, failure and a relentless pursuit of knowledge.


Freelance Presentation Designer


About this Position


The Freelance Presentation Designer is a driven, inspiring and inspired individual with a strong eye for creative, dynamic, and effective design. This designer will work mainly in powerpoint and will be responsible for creating and updating presentations for high level keynote speeches and presentations. These presentations will be used across a variety of platforms (monitors, projectors, iPads, prints), and they must uphold the overall brand and mission of the Beeck Center. This individual must also be adept at communicating data in a way that is effective and marketable, through the use of charts, graphs, and diagrams.


Skills



  • Expert knowledge of PowerPoint

  • Strong understanding of Excel, Word, Photoshop and Illustrator

  • Flash and web skills a plus

  • Ability to uphold brand and style guidelines

  • Understanding of the nonprofit world a plus, specifically impact investing, social impact, innovation, and civic engagement

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

  • Offers consultancy-level service to associates and executives when developing or updating presentations

  • Thrives in a fast-paced environment

  • Manages time effectively, ability to multi-task and meet deadlines

  • Has a careful attention to detail and edits all work before review

  • Self starter with the ability to work independently

  • Deep appreciation for innovative design, color, and overall aesthetics

Qualifications



  • At least 2 years of professional PowerPoint presentation design experience

  • Professional demeanor with high degree of comfort speaking with internal clients

  • Strong portfolio showcasing high-end presentation design skills (i.e. animation, builds, dynamic charts and diagrams) and clean design aesthetic

Reporting and Compensation


Report to Liz Anderson on a freelance basis. Compensation will be competitive, determined based on experience.

To Apply


Please email the following information to Liz Anderson at ela51@georgetown.edu:



  • Your first and last name

  • Email

  • Resume

  • Cover letter addressing your past experience in Powerpoint and design.

  • Portfolio or creative samples showcasing past designs, high-end presentation design skills, clean aesthetic (send as pdf)



Freelance Videographer


About this Position


The Videographer is a driven, inspiring and inspired individual with a strong eye for creative, dynamic, and effective video storying. He/she will be responsible for creating videos that will be used across a variety of channels to best market and convey the overarching mission of the Beeck Center.


Skills



  • Expert knowledge of Video Editing and Creating Software

  • Ability to uphold brand and style guidelines

  • Creative vision, proposes dynamic ideas for future videos



  • Understanding of the nonprofit world a plus, specifically impact investing, social impact, innovation, and civic engagement

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

  • Thrives in a fast-paced environment

  • Manages time effectively, ability to multi-task and meet deadlines

  • Has a careful attention to detail and edits all work before review

  • Self starter with the ability to work independently

  • Deep appreciation for innovative design, color, and overall video aesthetics

  • Ability to translate high-level ideas into plain english to best engage both the student body and the general public

Qualifications



  • At least 2 years of professional videography experience

  • Professional demeanor with high degree of comfort speaking with internal clients

  • Strong portfolio showcasing high-end video design skills with clean design aesthetic

Reporting and Compensation


Report to Liz Anderson on a freelance basis. Compensation will be competitive, determined based on experience.

To Apply


Please email the following information to Liz Anderson at ela51@georgetown.edu:



  • Your first and last name

  • Email

  • Resume

  • Cover letter addressing your past experience in videography

  • Portfolio or creative samples showcasing past video projects

Kitty Lan (SFS, ‘16) engages a student at the Beeck Center Fall 2015 Open House

Trixia Apiado (SFS, ‘18) illustrates a concept to other Futures Fellows

Georgetown’s Healy Hall at sunset

The atrium of the School of Continuing Studies’ downtown D.C. campus

Futures Fellows listen attentively to a lecture from Senior Fellow Michael Chodos

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