Graphic Design Specialist
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|Position Title||Graphic Design Specialist|
|Department||University Marketing & Communications|
|Location||Main Campus (Houghton, MI)|
|Full-Time Equivalent (1.0=100%)||1.0|
|Appointment Term||12 Month|
|Pay Type||Hourly Rate|
|Salary or Hourly Rate||No less than $18.00/hr.|
|Position Duration Dependent on External Funding?||No|
|Title of Position Supervisor||Art Director|
Position Summary Information
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
|Job Description Summary||
The Graphic Design Specialist will create pieces, using a strong formal aesthetic, demonstrating design skills across a variety of formats. Projects will include visual design for publications, websites (mobile and desktop), and brand systems. They are passionate about details but still see the bigger picture. They tackle challenges with a positive attitude, ingenuity, generating ideas, and solutions that fit the problem at hand.
|Essential Duties & Responsibilities (other duties may be assigned)||
1. Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams and clients to define and deliver excellent design solutions.
|Required Education (minimum requirements)||
Bachelor’s degree in graphic design or related field, or an equivalent combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and abilities can be acquired.
|Required Experience (minimum requirements)||
• Experience using Mac and Windows and understanding of cross platform issues.
|Desirable Education and/or Experience||
• One (1) to four (4) years professional design experience.
|Required Knowledge, Skills, and/or Abilities (minimum requirements)||
• Good interpersonal, organizational, and oral/written communications skills
|Desirable Knowledge, Skills, and/or Abilities||
• Knowledge of working within marketing and branding campaigns
|Language, Mathematical, and/or Reasoning Skills|
|Work Environment and/or Physical Demands||
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand; walk and reach ith hands and arms.
WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The employee may regularly be required to lift up to 1O pounds. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
|Required Training and Other Conditions of Employment||
Every employee at Michigan Technological University will receive the following 3 required training; additional training may be required by the department.
Required University Training:
Posting Detail Information
|Posting Type||Internal & External Posting|
|Internal Posting Date||03/20/2017|
|External Posting Date||03/20/2017|
|Open Until Filled||Yes|
|Special Instructions to Applicants (if applicable)||
Please upload a link or samples of your portfolio.
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Posting Specific Questions
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- Cover Letter
- Reference List
- Portfolio Sample 1