Job Information

  • Overview:
    Missouri S&T's marketing and communications office is seeking a graphic designer who can work creatively in a fast-paced environment and follow-through on all assigned projects. The primary function of this role is to developing creative designs for a variety of collateral - print publications, special-event materials, alumni magazine, advertising and other visual items - that communicate Missouri S&T's image and message to on- and off-campus constituencies. Successful candidates will demonstrate a strong ability to conceptualize, design and create graphic interpretation of concepts and information to effectively maximize the university's brand. A key part of this role is an ability to consult with clients on all aspects of projects, including planning, content, layout and publication of marketing materials, turnaround time, corrections, approvals and project estimates. This position will work closely with the director of creative services, photographer, graphic designer and art director to ensure the university's publications are effective in reaching target audiences.
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  • Position Reports To: Director of Creative Services
  • Location: Rolla, Missouri
  • Starts On: Sept. 28, 2016, 6:44 a.m.
  • Salary: $16.92 per hour to $28.85 per hour

Job Requirements

  • Job Description:

    Minimum of a B.S. or B.A. in graphic arts, communications, journalism, or related field in which a solid foundation in design is learned. Minimum of 3-4 years working with graphic and layout design. Understanding of brand and style standards. Thorough knowledge of typography, printing processes, selection of paper or other printing surface, binding and finishing. Excellent working knowledge of Adobe CC suite, including InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator. Interpersonal and communication skills to effectively interact, communicate, and work as a team member with the academic, research and administrative staff.

    Must be able to work efficiently and professionally in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment while maintaining positive working relationships. Idea generator with strong creative problem-solving skills. Excellent organizational skills. Superior attention to detail. Must have a strong online portfolio featuring print publications.

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Fluent in Mac platform.
    • Strong collaboration skills and a willingness to work with others to define the best possible design solutions.
    • The ability to effectively communicate conceptual ideas and design rationale.
    • A willingness to push the envelope while maintaining the integrity of the university's brand.
    • Higher education experience is a plus.
    • Experience working on large publications/editorials.

Company Information

  • Missouri University of Science and Technology
    1201 N. State St.
    Rolla MO 65409-0220
    United States of America

Contact Information

  • Mindy Limback
    Phone: (573) 341-4268
    Fax: 573-341-6157
  • Contact Method:

    Human Resource Services
    Missouri University of Science and Technology