SA: Graphic Designer (S99949) (S99949)

Summary, Scope, and Responsibilities

The Graphic Designer for the Office of Campus Life is responsible for supporting graphics needs for Campus Life, which include: developing and maintaining a cohesive and versatile brand for the office; utilizing this brand in the design, layout, artwork, and color for promotional materials related to the office and its events and programs; and completing design assignments from student clubs and organizations. The Graphic Designer will work on an as-needed basis, and will be given assignments by Campus Life staff. The Graphic Designer is expected to attend all meetings and trainings required for the position.


The Basics


Department: Student Affairs
Supervisor: Nick Dressler
Office Location: Chase Hall 108
Email: ndressle@bates.edu
Pay Grade:
Hours: 4-8
Workers: 1

Qualifications, Requirements, and Responsibilities

Requirements


-Have a strong graphic design background and/or professional aspirations or experience, with minimum Canvas-level proficiency. Experience working with Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, and Adobe InDesign, or equivalent platforms, preferred. -Must be organized, responsible, personable, enthusiastic and able to work well with others. -Must be able and willing to work with a diverse group of students and staff. -Must be able to respond to office communications in a timely manner (no more than 24 hours except under special circumstances). -Should have an exceptional ability to multitask and engage in time management. -Must be able to adhere to established project deadlines. -Should have an awareness of Bates social life, and an interest in events and programming. -Preference will be given to work study students. -Applicants are asked to provide three work samples with their application, and portfolio will be required at the time the interview is scheduled.

Reporting


The Graphic Designer reports to the Director of Campus Life. They will work closely with the Social Media Coordinator. They may also interact with Student Programming Fellows and other staff members in the Office of Campus life.

Responsibilities


The Graphic Designer may hold office hours, but will likely complete the majority of their work remotely.