~In addition to being the lead designer on the team, the candidate must be a highly functioning part of the production team, producing marketing materials for client and prospect presentations and corporate communication. This includes presentation books, standard monthly reports for external audiences, product strategy overview documents, white papers and other TCW related corporate communications. The candidate will independently determine presentation formats required from sales channels and portfolio management teams to manage the creative services/production of marketing materials, client and prospect meetings and TCW road shows. In addition, the Marketing Project Manager will gather and verify data required in materials with portfolio teams as well as develop creative solutions that best reflect the client's strategic objectives, ensuring that printed and electronic materials uphold product specific compliance rules and regulations.
Lead the design and development of communication and marketing materials used for client prospects or existing client presentations (including client road shows) with the input from various TCW portfolio management teams, sales staff, and Communication heads.
Gather and verify performance data from various sources or coordinate the collection of data with several of TCW's portfolio management teams to integrate current data, analysis, and information into client materials.
Utilize Mac OS and PC computer systems and graphics software to produce printed and electronic marketing materials. Ensure these materials uphold product specific compliance rules and regulations.
Ensure marketing materials are compliant with current branding principles, TCW policy, and regulatory rules for the investment type.
Handle special projects such as advertisements and targeted promotional materials for marketing teams and portfolio management groups.
Participate in the annual review process with TCW's Compliance department.
Ten years of related work experience in a design and/or graphic production role
Demonstrated high-level of proficiency in design and web applications
Highly proficient on both Mac OS and PC platforms
Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written) and high attention to detail
Proficient with graphics software: Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, MS Office and DeltaGraph
Experience in design and production of marketing materials
Project management experience highly desired
Knowledge of digital and litho printing and pre-press procedures, photography and illustration, and understanding of web conventions preferred
Experience working in investment management industry preferred