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Graphic Designer and Multimedia Specialist

Date: Apr 8, 2021

Location: Columbia, MD, US, 21044

Company: W. R. Grace & Co.


Requisition ID: 6554

Built on talent, technology, and trust, Grace is a leading global supplier of catalysts and engineered materials. The company’s two industry-leading business segments—Catalysts Technologies and Materials Technologies—provide innovative products, technologies, and services that enhance the products and processes of our customers around the world. Grace employs approximately 3,900 people in over 30 countries.


Job Description

Grace is seeking a Graphic Designer and Multimedia Specialist who is responsible for executing graphic design and production of multimedia materials, with a strong focus on updating and editing existing files, adhering to brand and style guide standards, and collaborating with design management to produce high-quality campaigns and other design deliverables. This person will report to our Manager of Web and Graphic Design located in Columbia, MD. We're looking for a creative thinker that can take abstract ideas and create impactful media. Other responsibilities:

  • Become familiar with Grace’s business, products, and services.
  • Produce digital media, graphics, and video for social media channels, web, and email marketing.
  • Assists with the production of packaging labels to ensure brand and style guide standards are met.
  • Highly detail oriented and ability to multi-task and prioritize multiple simultaneous deadlines and schedules.
  • Follow the creative lead of graphic designers and others, and will assist where needed.
  • Learn to work in a wide variety of graphic media, formats, and materials and interpret and execute work that advances strategic and creative objectives.
  • Learn and execute according to production specifications for a variety of media including video, print, displays, web, signage, etc.
  • Strong understanding and execution of graphic design and video production workflows, asset management, storage, and archive.
  • Develop digital media using motion graphics, video, and related interactive media/tools.
  • Solid presentation, interpersonal, and written communication skills.

Required Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design or related discipline
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite with strong layout skills
  • Experience in video editing ideally in Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Outlook, and PowerPoint
  • **Portfolio Required**

Preferred Qualifications

  • 4+ years of experience, agency or corporate in-house experience
  • Experience in Adobe Experience Manager (AEM) and Digital Asset Management (DAM)
  • Basic HTML and/or CSS is a plus
  • Knowledge of web content management, including knowledge of SharePoint; while not required experience, you will be expected to get up to speed quickly



Grace is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Grace via email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Grace. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Grace as a result of the referral or through other means.


EOE Statement:  W. R. Grace & Co. is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status or any other legally protected status.


If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation.

Nearest Major Market: Baltimore