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Graphic Designer II

at Texas A&M University - Texarkana in Texarkana, Texas, United States

Job Description

Job Title

Graphic Designer II

Agency

Texas A&M University – Texarkana

Department

University Advancement

Proposed Minimum Salary

Commensurate

Job Location

Texarkana, Texas

Job Type

Staff

Job Description

The graphic designer will be responsible for creating, implementing and leading graphic production for Texas A&M University-Texarkana.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

+ Develops and executes all promotion pieces to support the annual and long range multi-faceted marketing and recruitment plans.

+ Conceptualizes, designs and produces dynamic promotional pieces (magazines, brochures, posters and advancement literature) to promote the university’s mission and initiatives consistent with the branding guidelines.

+ Works with website content management team to maintain the university website with updated graphics and photos.

+ Provides graphic expertise and vision to design fundraising materials.

+ Proactively researches design and technological trends to insure the university’s publications, website and social media are effective in reaching target audiences.

+ Monitors for errors during production stages and is responsible for the quality of final products.

+ Works efficiently and professionally in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.

+ Assists with special events to support university programs and scholarships.

+ Performs other related duties necessary to recruit students and market the university.

KNOWLEDGE & SKILL REQUIRED:

Minimum Qualifications

+ Bachelor’s Degree in Graphics Design, Fine Arts, or equivalent combination of education and experience.

+ Two years of related experience in graphics design, web development, print and electronic media, marketing or related design field.

+ Ability to multitask and work cooperatively with others.

+ Ability to balance multiple projects and deadlines.

+ Strong oral and written communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications

+ Experience in design and production of print media and digital

+ Experience working with InDesign, Photoshop, or Illustrator

+ Experience utilizing a Macintosh operating system

+ Must be able to maintain a positive attitude and work well with a variety of personnel

+ Portfolio of previous work required at interview

+ Experience in graphic production/utilization for web publication

SUPERVISION OF PERSONNEL:Possible opportunities to develop and manage undergraduate and graduate student internships.

OPEN UNTIL FILLED. To receive full consideration you must have your application in before 9/15/2021.

To apply: Upload your cover letter, resume, 3 professional references with contact information and with one reference being a supervisor/manager and copies of your transcripts in the questionnaire section of your application. Please remember once you submit your application you will not be able to “revise” or upload any documents. If you have any questions about uploading or a revision to your application, you may contact HR@tamut.edu.

All positions are security-sensitive. Applicants are subject to a criminal history investigation, and employment is contingent upon the institution’s verification of credentials and/or other information required by the institution’s procedures, including the completion of the criminal history check.

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.

As a member of The Texas A&M University System, Texas A&M University-Texarkana is a comprehensive regional university that provides students with academically challenging, engaging, and rewarding educational experiences through quality teaching, scholarship, student support services, co-curricular programming, research, and service.Through the personal attention of our faculty and staff, students are afforded the opportunity to acquire the knowledge, abilities, and skills to become leaders in their chosen professions and to prepare for the opportunities of serving in a global environment.A&M-Texarkana began in 1971 as part of East Texas State University and joined The Texas A&M University System in 1996. Our 375-acre campus, which opened in 2008, is near beautiful Bringle Lake in Texarkana, Texas, in a region known as the Ark-La-Tex.With a commitment to academic excellence, student success, and community leadership, A&M-Texarkana is comprised of three academic colleges: education and liberal arts; business; and science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). The university accommodates students by offering flexible class schedules, web-based courses, and online degree programs.A&M-Texarkana is a member of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) Red River Athletic Conference, with men’s and women’s soccer, men’s and women’s tennis, baseball, and softball programs.

The Texas A&M University System is one of the largest systems of higher education in the nation, with a statewide network of eleven universities, seven state agencies and a comprehensive health science center. The A&M System is committed to providing an educational and work environment that is conducive to the personal and professional development of each individual employee. Equal opportunity and access will be provided throughout the A&M System to all students, employees, and prospective employees. Employment opportunities for all A&M System members and locations are updated daily and posted on this searchable website. The Texas A&M System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer committed to diversity.

If you need assistance in applying for this job, please contact (903) 223-1360.

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Job Posting: JC191480648

Posted On: Sep 03, 2021

Updated On: Oct 06, 2021