AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals LP Medical Information, Presentation Designer in Gaithersburg, Maryland

At AstraZeneca we turn ideas into life changing medicines. Working here means being entrepreneurial, thinking big and working together to make the impossible a reality. We’re focused on the potential of science to address the unmet needs of patients around the world. We commit to those areas where we think we can really change the course of medicine and bring big new ideas to life. As a Medical Information, Presentation Designer, you’ll play a pivotal role in channeling our scientific capabilities to make a positive impact on changing patients’ lives.

The Presentation Designer is a professional with expertise in the creation of presentations and other design formats (eg, hard copy materials, mini-posters, posters). Responsibilities include creating, updating, and enhancing presentations as well creating graphics and charts to present scientific data.

You will be asked to focus on the Design and enhance presentations using company guidelines and templates while being able to build, develop and update Medical Affairs templates. In addition, we are looking for a candidate with direct training experience on these capabilities. You will also be expected to develop and deliver training workshops for Medical Affairs staff.

This role goes beyond basic PowerPoint capabilities. We are looking for a candidate who can exercise their technical capabilities to create original graphic content for slides and convert existing presentations to align with current templates. You will be expected to attend meetings with stakeholders to find graphic solutions to complex problems, contribute to the innovative development of Medical Affairs scientific materials.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in creative arts, design, communications, or other relevant subjects

  • A degree in science is preferred, but not required

  • Strong presentation design portfolio demonstrating expert-level knowledge in PowerPoint, including use of multiple masters, color themes, animations, actions, and video

  • Knowledge of design software and presentation programs

  • Two years’ experience in presentation development using PowerPoint

  • Knowledge and experience with the AMA Manual of Style.

  • Responsible for the development of new or the updating of existing processes, guidance, job aids, and related documents for content management.

Next Steps – Apply today!

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