Leidos is seeking a Creative Design Assistant to support our customer, the Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) for the Office of Justice Programs (OJP), which is part of the U.S. Department of Justice.
BJS requires a graphic designer / desktop publisher / document specialist who works closely with agency staff to develop and prepare written products for publishing and dissemination using advanced technologies and processes. The designer should be an expert in document layout using Adobe InDesign, able to create statistical graphics in Adobe Illustrator, and have excellent attention to detail and ability to make accurate updates to text and graphics during the production process. BJS produces between 50 and 75 statistical reports annually. The designer maintains a comprehensive, intensive, and practical knowledge of computer hardware and software used by BJS to produce a wide range of informational products. They exercise independent judgment on content placement, graphic design, and table structure to ensure accurate, informative reporting.
Must be proficient in creative and production graphic design, publication layout, and building graphics for social media. Researches, prepares, and disseminates visual information through various communication outlets, including print, digital media outlets, web, and social media. Strong attention to detail and adaptability to changing priorities. Must be experienced in Adobe Creative Cloud’s InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, and other graphic communication applications as needed.
As part of the Leidos team, you will work with an experienced group of communications professionals who are dedicated to supporting our government clients. If you are interested in working with experts in graphic design, have a desire to be part of an innovative and creative communications team, and want the opportunity to take on challenging and interesting projects, this job is for you. At Leidos, you will work in a fast-paced and diverse environment, enjoy flexible work arrangements, and will have a management team that encourages your career development and growth.
At Leidos, we value and support the well-being and mobility of our employees with competitive benefit packages, complementary e-learning training, work-life flexibility, an exciting External Referral Program, and a diverse, inclusive and ethical workplace. In fact, in 2022, Leidos was ranked as one of the “World's Most Ethical Companies” by the Ethisphere Institute for the fifth consecutive year.
Bachelor’s degree and five years of directly relevant work experience with graphic design, specifically with report layout and accurate displays of information in tables and figures using Adobe Creative Suite.
Must have excellent communication skills.
Location: This is a remote position. The BJS Office is located at 810 Seventh St. NW, Washington, DC.
Security Clearance Required: Candidates must have a Public Trust clearance to start.
Pay Range:Pay Range $57,850.00 - $89,000.00 - $120,150.00
The Leidos pay range for this job level is a general guideline only and not a guarantee of compensation or salary. Additional factors considered in extending an offer include (but are not limited to) responsibilities of the job, education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities, as well as internal equity, alignment with market data, applicable bargaining agreement (if any), or other law.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 47,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $14.4 billion for the fiscal year ended December 30, 2022. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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