Graphic Designer + Marketing Coordinator

DYETT & BHATIA, Urban and Regional Planners DYETT & BHATIA, Urban and Regional Planners Employer:
Oakland, CA, USLocation:
Sun, Jul 29 '18Posted on:

Dyett & Bhatia ( is a leading 20-person urban planning firm, with a focus on preparing long-range plans for cities, and an award-winning portfolio of work. Our office is located in the heart of vibrant downtown Oakland, directly adjacent to the 12th Street BART Station. Our current assignments include some of the most interesting and challenging planning work for cities throughout California, including general and specific plans, area plans, zoning regulations, and environmental review.

Position and Responsibilities

This position combines leading graphic design (print and media) for the firm, as well as coordinating and preparing marketing proposals. The ideal candidate will be an InDesign expert, with excellent writing/editing and verbal communication skills, attention to detail, and a keen design aesthetic, with ability to meet deadlines. This is not a simple design production position; candidate should be able to take initiative, lead and coordinate, and manage assignments.  Position carries three primary responsibilities: 

  • Design and desktop publish reports (25-300 pages), newsletters, flyers, and large-format presentation boards integrating text, graphs, maps, and photos (approximately 45% time)
  • Coordinate and prepare marketing proposals, integrating information from multiple sources and people (approximately 40% time)  
  • Create and manage websites for planning projects, as well as manage the company’s website (approx. 10% time)

Qualifications, Skills, and Experience

  • Minimum two years’ experience (more experience is desirable) in design and production of print, web media, and presentation materials 
  • Strong knowledge of page layout, information design, typography, UI design
  • Strong expertise in InDesign; expertise in other Adobe CS software (Illustrator, Photoshop, Acrobat) 
  • Expertise in HTML , CSS, and WordPress
  • Expertise in MS Office Suite
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills to work with different levels of staff and clients. Excellent command of written and spoken English (native level fluency is required)
  • Previous marketing experience or work experience in a planning, landscape, or architectural office helpful 

Salary and Benefits

Starting salary $55,000 to $65,000 DOE. We offer a full range of benefits, including vacation/sick leave, paid holidays, medical insurance, transit allowance, and company contribution to IRA.


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