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Proposal Graphic Designer


Lenexa, KS, US KansasCity, KS, US

Requisition ID: 116805 

Job Level: Mid Level 

Department: Communications 

Market: OGC 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

We are looking for a Proposals Graphic Designer to join our growing in-house creative team. This is a role for innovative thinker with a strong understanding of the fundamentals of design. The proposals graphic designer is responsible for the visual elements of get work pursuits for Kiewit’s diverse water, infrastructure, energy, and industrial and markets. The ideal candidate should have excellent communication skills, a collaborative spirit and the ability to thrive in a deadline-driven environment.


This position is based out of Lenexa KS.


-    Collaborate with the proposals team and subject matter experts to brainstorm and create unique branding and highly technical, compelling graphics to support each pursuit strategy.
-    Develop graphic design solutions for logos, infographics, templates, layout, covers, tabs, packaging, etc. to support in the production of winning proposals.
-    Transform written proposal content into persuasive graphics.
-    Possess knowledge and experience in publishing and production of documents. Collaborate with both internal clients and external vendors to produce proposals on time and on budget.
-    Oversee production of all print pieces, including using in-house production tools and/or communicating with vendors.
-    Responsible for communicating the Kiewit brand to the intended audience using established brand standards.
-    Provide effective and timely solutions for any and all levels of creative requests.
-    Execute multiple projects with shifting priorities in a deadline-driven environment.
-    Assist with marketing and other get-work graphic design requests as needed.


-    BA in Graphic Design and 2+ years of experience in proposals graphic design professional role
-    Adobe Creative Suite expert user (InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator required)
-    Microsoft Office Suite expert user (PowerPoint and Word required)
-    Photography, videography, video editing and motion graphics skills a plus
-    Expert knowledge in graphic design fundamentals and process and innate attention to detail 
-    Strong creative, organizational, problem solving and time-management skills
-    Adaptable, quick learner
-    Excellent listening and communication skills 
-    Works well independently and on a team
-    Professionally handle constructive criticism
-    Occasional travel may be required

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

There’s no limit to what you’ll work on at Kiewit. With contracts in different markets and geographic areas, you’ll tackle new challenges all the time. Whether you’re building a facility that can turn water into power or engineering safer infrastructure networks, you’re bound to push the limits of innovation in new and exciting ways.

With Kiewit, you’ll have the potential to work on a variety of projects in seven major markets. From railroads to tunnels, renewable energy to biofuels, you’ll be part of a mission that’s bigger than you can imagine. 

Here, you’ll team up with market experts and gain cross-functional experience — all while helping people across the globe live better.

We offer our fulltime staff employees a comprehensive benefits package that’s among the best in our industry, including top-tier medical, dental and vision plans covering eligible employees and dependents, voluntary wellness and employee assistance programs, life insurance, disability, retirement plans with matching, and generous paid time off.

Nearest Major Market: Overland Park
Nearest Secondary Market: Kansas City

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