GRAPHIC DESIGN PROJECT COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS

Posted on October 2nd, 2017

GRAPHIC DESIGN PROJECT
COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS
JOB DESCRIPTION
The College of Liberal Arts is seeking a self-directed, innovative, organized, and creative student to develop a series of advertisements (print and electronic) in the College of Liberal Arts.
The graphic design project will focus on creating digital and print marketing assets to be used for gallery openings, guest speakers, and other events held by the Dept of Art & Art History. The work must be coordinated with other communications and marketing efforts taking place in the Dept and in the College of Liberal Arts. A strong graphic design and leadership skillset and the ability to work independently, take feedback, and meet strict deadlines are essential in this position.
COMPENSATION
$600 for the semester
REQUIREMENTS
• Current CSU student in Journalism, Communication Studies, English, Art, Marketing, or related field
• Demonstrated graphic design skills
• Previous work experience in graphic design, communications, PR, and/or marketing
• Understanding of social media platforms and digital communications trends
• Working knowledge of WordPress and the Adobe Creative Suite required
RESPONSIBILITIES
• In conjunction with the Department of Art and Art History and the Dean’s Office, create visual content including infographics, photography, video, and graphic design/web design
• Manage event marketing for gallery openings, CIIPE, the Scott Artist Series, and other visiting artists or workshops: solicit information, create advertisements, disseminate on variety of channels
• Design marketing materials including brochures, flyers, and digital advertisements
• Assist in the re-development of the Visual Voice, an external audience newsletter, by designing the layout
• Develop and nurture positive internal and external working relationships by providing good customer service, timely responses, and professional behavior and work ethic, representing the College and CSU in a manner that builds trust and collaboration
• Be committed to continued learning and sharing of knowledge and skills as part of the collaborative college communications team culture
APPLICATION SUBMISSION
Please send cover letter, resume, and five design samples to Beth.Etter@colostate.edu by Wednesday, Oct. 11.