Graphic Designer (Proposals)

Remote, Remote
Full Time
Posted on: October 17, 2022

Join the Corporate Growth Team at ICF

We are one team united around one mission: growing ICF. Our mandate is to retain and expand existing client work, capture new opportunities, and actively take work from our competitors. We accomplish this by creating systems that support effective business development (BD) activities, providing best-in-class proposal and BD services, and inspiring our teammates to win.

By supporting growth, we further ICF’s mission to create a more prosperous and resilient world. We work side-by-side with experts devoted to climate resilience, public health, cybersecurity, energy efficiency, and other critical areas that require complex technical solutions from expert teams.

Together, we show why ICF is our clients’ best choice to reach their objectives.

How do we drive this mission?

Corporate Growth is staffed by a wide range of BD experts. We specialize in capture and proposal development, market research, data management and technology, training, price-to-win, and more. By providing a suite of services, tools, and programs, we support project teams across the organization as they develop strategies to pursue and win work.

What makes Corporate Growth unique?

We have created a collaborative, fulfilling, innovative, and transparent environment that values diverse perspectives. We continually challenge ourselves to find new and better ways to do what we do, looking outward to build on industry best practices and emerging tools while creating space for all ideas. And, we mean it when we say we work hard and have fun.

Join our team. Bring your ideas to our important work.

Your Role on the Team

We are looking for a Proposal Graphic Designer who is creative, innovative, and engaging. You will create brand-aligned print and digital deliverables in support of ICF business pursuits within ICF’s Enterprise Proposal Center. Design work ranges from the development of data visualization infographics and illustrations to document design and presentations. The Graphic Designer coordinates directly with proposal managers, technical leads, and other team members throughout the proposal development process, applying both professional business communications skills and visual communications expertise to meet and exceed the requirements necessary for the production of winning work.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Create data visualization graphics, digital illustrations, photo collages, page layouts, presentations, and related creative deliverables in support of corporate proposal documents and special projects
  • Interact regularly with technical and sales professionals to develop concepts and execute designs that support solutions and messaging strategy
  • Uphold corporate identity brand standards
  • Prepare and revise graphics quickly and accurately while meeting solicitation compliance requirements
  • Demonstrate initiative and innovation appropriate to the assignment and timeframe
  • Facilitate discussions about how to visually represent technical and analytic ideas
  • Prepare graphics for both electronic and print delivery
  • Disseminate and archive finished graphics as required

What We’re Looking For:

  • Expertise in translating data into visually appealing infographics
  • Expertise in conceptual design that supports target audience directed messaging
  • Experience with print and digital publication design, branding and identity, promotional, marketing and advertising design
  • Expertise in Adobe Creative Cloud, including Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, and Acrobat Pro
  • Experience in Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Experience multi-tasking in a fast-paced, customer-service-oriented environment
  • Proven ability to work quickly, accurately, and collaboratively to meet deadlines
  • Demonstrated high level of attention to detail
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to maintain a positive attitude, even when under pressure
  • Experience working effectively both independently and as part of a team
  • Demonstrated ability to work with all levels of internal staff, as well as teaming partners
  • Commitment to sound business ethics, including the protection of proprietary and confidential information

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years of full time corporate in-house or design agency graphic design experience
  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Graphic Design, Visual Design, Marketing Design, or a related creative field

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Highly preferred: Experience working on proposals and with proposal teams
  • Experience working with technical data
  • Experience working on Federal and/or State and Local government projects
  • Experience working on projects for diverse industries
  • Experience using industry-standard graphic design software on PC platforms
  • Experience working in a fully virtual environment using Microsoft Teams

Please include portfolio link with application.



Working at ICF

Working at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth.We can only solve the world's toughest challenges by building an inclusive workplace that allows everyone to thrive. We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to hiring regardless of any protected characteristic, such as race, ethnicity, national origin, color, sex, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability status, or military/veteran status. Together, our employees are empowered to share their expertise and collaborate with others to achieve personal and professional goals. For more information, please read our

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Pay Transparency Statement

Pay Range - There are multiple factors that are considered in determining final salary for a position, including, but not limited to, relevant work experience, skills, certifications and competencies that align to the specified role, geographic location, education and certifications as well as contract provisions regarding labor categories that are specific to the position. The salary range for Colorado is -

$66,658.00-$113,319.00Nationwide Remote Office (US99)

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