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The U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention (USP) Consultant in Rockville, Maryland


The U.S. Pharmacopeial Convention (USP ) is a scientific nonprofit organization that sets standards for the identity, strength, quality, and purity of medicines, food ingredients, and dietary supplements manufactured, distributed and consumed worldwide. USP’s drug standards are enforceable in the United States by the Food and Drug Administration, and these standards are used in more than 140 countries. USP’s focus on global public health extends to lower and middle-income countries with work in over 20 countries through donor-funded programs. Our programs are focused on building the capacity of regulatory authorities and manufacturers in ensuring patient access to quality-assured essential medicines by providing: 1) technical assistance to manufacturers to increase the supply of quality-assured priority medicines for malaria, HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis (TB), neglected tropical diseases (NTDs), and maternal, newborn, and child health (MNCH) products; and 2) capacity-building activities to regulatory authorities to fulfill their function in ensuring the supply of quality-assured medical products.

USP seeks a Graphic Designer Consultant to support the Global Health & Manufacturing Services division. The consultant will design a wide variety of graphics across digital and offline media. S/he will also work with team members to define requirements and is responsible for visualizing, and creating graphics including illustrations, layouts, and reports.

Key Responsibilities

  • Conceptualize and produce visuals based on requirements

  • Design graphics and frameworks with quick turnaround

  • Support high-visibility/high-value reports

  • Provide design support

  • Design communications collateral


  • Completed graphics, templates, reports, collateral in appropriate formats and all related design files


  • Bachelor’s degree in graphic design or related field

  • Demonstrated portfolio showing creative, design and software skills

  • Mastery of graphic design software

  • Effective time management and communication skills.

Anticipated Period of Performance

October/November 2020 – September 27, 2024

Please send CV, 3-References, and Hourly Rate to Pascal Echeverri, Senior Procurement Specialist, at GPH_Procurement@USP.org by the closing date of October 29, 2020 . When submitting your application, write “ Graphic Designer Consultant ” in the email Subject Line.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

Job Category Contingent Staff

Job Type Part-Time