Citi Yield Book Production Artist and Marketing Specialist, Buffalo in Buffalo, New York
Primary Location: United States,New York,Buffalo
Education: Bachelor's Degree
Job Function: Institutional Sales
Shift: Day Job
Employee Status: Regular
Travel Time: No
Job ID: 17058156
Citi, the leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management. Our core activities are safeguarding assets, lending money, making payments and accessing the capital markets on behalf of our clients.
Citi’s Mission and Value Proposition at http://www.citigroup.com/citi/about/mission-and-value-proposition.html explains what we do and Citi Leadership Standards at http://www.citigroup.com/citi/about/leadership-standards.html explain how we do it. Our mission is to serve as a trusted partner to our clients by responsibly providing financial services that enable growth and economic progress. We strive to earn and maintain our clients’ and the public’s trust by constantly adhering to the highest ethical standards and making a positive impact on the communities we serve. Our Leadership Standards is a common set of skills and expected behaviors that illustrate how our employees should work every day to be successful and strengthens our ability to execute against our strategic priorities.
Diversity is a key business imperative and a source of strength at Citi. We serve clients from every walk of life, every background and every origin. Our goal is to have our workforce reflect this same diversity at all levels. Citi has made it a priority to foster a culture where the best people want to work, where individuals are promoted based on merit, where we value and demand respect for others and where opportunities to develop are widely available to all.
About The Yield Book and Citi Fixed Income Indices
The Yield Book is a premier fixed income analytics provider, supplying products to over 350 institutions globally. The Yield Book products include data and analytics across an extensive range of financial products in fixed income space including Governments, Agencies, Corporates, High Yield, Emerging Markets, Mortgages, ABS, CMBS, CMOs and derivatives. Customers include 43 of the top 50 fixed income money managers in the U.S., investment management firms, banks, central banks, insurance companies, pension funds, hedge funds, broker dealers and regional dealers.
In addition, the Citi Fixed Income Indices business offers a range of industry-leading benchmarks and the flexibility to create custom indices. These indices may be licensed for use as underlyings for OTC or exchange-traded products, including ETFs and structured products. Included in the index range is the Citi World Government Bond Index (WGBI), against which it is estimated US $2 trillion of assets are benchmarked.
For more information, please visit www.yieldbook.com at http://www.yieldbook.com/ .
This role sits in the global sales and marketing function within The Yield Book and Citi Fixed Income Indices businesses. The existing marketing function comprises of two marketing specialists – one in London and one in San Francisco – and a three-person design / web development team in Buffalo, NY.
The successful candidate will support the strategic rebranding of The Yield Book and Citi Fixed Income Indices businesses, immediately following the transition of the businesses to new ownership.
The candidate’s primary focus will be the application of new branding to an extended library of existing marketing collateral (print), as well as any new materials generated by the businesses.
Working within the marketing team to develop and coordinate execution of key marketing initiatives to support the rebrand of the businesses globally, including:
Contributing to the development and roll out of new branding for the businesses, working with key stakeholders across the business and at corporate level in the new parent organization
Applying new branding to the businesses’ print collateral
Creating final press-ready files based on supplied specifications as well as PDF files for review purposes
Preparing final press-ready files based on supplied specifications as well as PDF files for review purposes
Ensuring that all artwork and files are accurate and adhere to brand standards
Following all specifications, and meeting timeline and deliverable requirements
Working closely together with existing sales and marketing team members and assisting on all business relevant tasks requiring new branding
Interacting and working together with other teams across the businesses (including development, client service, technical support, legal and billing)
Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design or a related field is required, with at least 3-5 years of hands-on experience
Online portfolio that demonstrates understanding of design principles and typography is needed
Finance / Marketing experience is a plus
Creative with a good foundation of skills encompassing design, typography, and layout
Organized, with high attention to detail and strong project planning and execution skills
Ability to meet or exceed timeline and deliverable requirements
Strong work ethic, personal initiative, and ability to work well in team environment
Excellent writing and communication skills
Advanced knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator) and Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
Familiarity with agile project management platforms (Atlassian Confluence, JIRA)