Strategist at thoughtform PA

Job Description ThoughtForm is a team of people who research, plan, design, and produce innovative solutions to visual communication problems. We’re known nationally for solving complex, information-rich problems for many types of clients.

In general, we seek people like us who love design and believe in it, want to collaborate with a great team, value curiosity and learning, and like to work hard while having fun. We tackle challenging projects for clients large and small in a light-filled riverfront office on Pittsburgh’s South Side. ThoughtForm offers competitive compensation and benefits, flexible working hours, free parking, direct access to an adjacent river trail, and a lovable office dog.

Currently, we're looking for a designer with a passion for untangling and communicating complex topics. This position is right for someone with 3 to 5 years’ experience (or a graduate degree plus 1+ years’ experience). It involves leading information-oriented design projects for some of our major accounts—including proposal development, research, analysis and synthesis, and design.

Skills & Experience We’d like to find someone who:

· has visual skills including sensitivity to type, image, and layout.

· has content skills including writing and information organization.

· has sketching and visualization skills.

· has the stamina to chunk through detailed research and content.

· cares about both business strategy and user needs.

· has project planning and client coordination skills.

· is connected with the larger professional design community.

If you think you have what we’re looking for, we’d like to hear from you. Please submit your resume, along with a PDF or URL containing work samples.

Company Description ThoughtForm transforms ideas and information to connect with people. Working where strategy meets design, we help you turn fuzzy ideas, challenges, and opportunities into clear and meaningful messages and experiences. With ThoughtForm you can engage and inspire people, build their understanding, and enable them to take action.

ThoughtForm is a Pittsburgh-based design consultancy focused on visual communication. We work with leadership teams in organizations ranging from Fortune 100 companies to small nonprofits. Let us give your thoughts a visual form with the power to communicate.