The principal purpose of this position is to provide assistance in creative direction, graphic design, illustration, and print production for design projects produced by the Department of Athletics. The major objective of this position is to assist in successfully meeting the design needs of the Department by creating professional, high quality graphics, within the requested budget and deadline. 1.Assist the Director of Creative Design in the production of design and implementation of the brand and creative direction on assigned projects for the Athletic Department. 2.Create digital content for assigned sports, i.e., season graphics package, stat graphics, marketing material, posters, wallpapers, animations, media guide covers, etc. 3.Assist in digital design production for the Athletic Department’s website (hailstate.com), social media channels for assigned sports, and digital marketing emails and web ads. 4.Collaborate with Hail State Video Productions on design for video board assets, animation assets, and design assets used in video. 5.Collaborate with communication team members to achieve consistency in creative direction and design of external publications for departments. This also includes working effectively with different sports to translate their vision or need into an appropriate design that meets their marketing goal. 6.Assist in the organization and implementation of all phases of the design production process. Such tasks include creating production schedules, art direction and design, photography coordination and styling, print coordination, pre-press production, four-color proofing, and on-press supervision or press checks. 7.Design and produce high-quality marketing pieces that communicate a strategic department and university message to a broad audience in many different media formats (such as logos, stationary, brochures, print ads, posters, newsletters, mailers, e-mail campaigns). 8.Foster an innovative and creative environment that is responsive to our Department and University needs while ensuring that brand identity standards and brand personality are reflected in all Department external communications. 9.Successfully manage multiple projects simultaneously, while meeting project deadlines. 10.Perform related duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree in Fine Arts or Graphic Design, with one (1) year of experience in related field as a Graduate Assistant or Intern in an athletic department.
Internal Number: PARF #502293
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