PowerPoint Presentation Designer

New York, New York





|Job ID 67171|Posted Jun 13, 2024

This role is responsible for timely delivery of engaging and creative PowerPoint decks in support of presentations for Executive Leadership teams. The right candidate will work within branded templates and introduce visually compelling ideas to create impactful presentations that are simple to understand and always on brand.

To be effective in this role, the candidate must be a creative thinker with a keen eye for photography, visual storytelling using infographics and data visualization, content organization, and able to work independently on short notice in a fast-paced environment. The right candidate must be a problem solver that is organized, efficient and can thrive in a dynamic, sometimes ambiguous environment.


  • Create exceptional design solutions for PowerPoint presentations that “surprise” viewers with innovative ideas while staying within brand guidelines.
  • Produce concepts that push past the expected and enhance content by visually representing information in easy-to-understand layout solutions.
  • Bring presentations to life through flawless execution and escalate potential risks or barriers to project owners and help support resolutions.
  • Ensure consistency of voice and design across deliverables.
  • Have a strong understanding of digital tools and technology, as it related to digital presentations.
  • Consult with internal partners on strategic objectives to inform clear design direction while identifying meaningful opportunities to innovate.
  • Partner with the Creative Director to ensure projects are delivered on time and in compliance with all applicable policies and guidelines.
  • Provide tactical support for proof reading and quality control of PowerPoint presentations.
  • Become a subject matter expert.
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience.
  • 1- 3 years in creative advertising with specific experience supporting PowerPoint presentations for senior leaders in a faced paced environment.
  • Driven, passionate and curious with superior creative instincts and strong design and layout aesthetics while following brand standards.
  • High proficiency working with PowerPoint.
  • Proficiency using standard design applications to produce marketing material (InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop, Microsoft Office Suite)
  • Experience with motion graphics and animating within PowerPoint is preferred.
  • Experience with current digital accessibility guidelines preferred.
  • Highly organized, collaborative, innovative, creative, and seeks ‘out of box’ solutions.
  • Ability to make connections as to how messaging works together with visual design to create a compelling presentation that’s easy to understand.
  • An excellent communicator with a positive attitude and stellar listening, analytical problem-solving and storytelling skills.
  • Informed about social media, mobile, emerging technologies and design trends.
  • Ability to provide multiple solutions that show a breadth of thinking.
  • Goal oriented and personally accountable.
  • Must provide an online portfolio that demonstrates design experience in a variety of mediums.

Horizontal facilitates valuable and productive conversations between you and potential employers. We can assist you in growing your career by partnering you with employers that offer challenging assignments.  For those that join the team, we offer competitive compensation and benefits including medical, dental, vision, and retirement. Check out all we have to offer and how you can become part of the Horizontal Talent Team. The pay range for this role is $27 - $30 per hour. This is not a guarantee of compensation, as final offer amount may vary based on factors including but not limited to experience and geographic location. 

Horizontal is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We seek to provide employment opportunities to talented, qualified candidates regardless of race, color, sex/gender including gender identity and/or expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under federal, state or local law.

In addition, Horizontal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need to request a reasonable accommodation in order to complete the application or interview process, please contact us.

All applicants applying must be legally authorized to work in the country of employment.