Job Information

  • Overview:
    The Graphic Designer is responsible for producing a wide variety of printed and electronic materials for Student Affairs, which include major projects such as the View Book for Admissions and Residence Life, Housing and Dining Services publications, as well as brochures, banners, ads, other publications, and assists with web graphic design services. Departments served include Residence Life, Housing and Dining Services, the Bookstore, Taylor Health and Wellness Center, Foster Recreation Center, Plaster Student Union, Admissions, the Office of the Registrar, Career Services, the Counseling and Testing Center, Student Financial Aid, and Student Employment. The Graphic Designer uses invention, imagination, originality, and talent to take projects from concept to delivery, participates in project interviews, develops concepts and designs, assists in directing photo shoots and illustrations, presents design layouts to departmental staff, makes presentations to clients, prepares camera ready art through desktop publishing, and arranges for the printing of publications with both on-campus and off-campus printers. The Graphic Designer may assist other divisional staff by producing projects they have designed.
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  • Location: Missouri State University in Springfield, MO
  • Starts On: May 9, 2018, 10:20 p.m.
  • Salary: 32,602 to 44,247

Job Requirements

  • Experience:

    Experience: Either one year work experience in graphic design or a minimum of three semesters experience as a part-time student designer in a professional setting taking a publication from concept to delivery is required. Experience designing on a Macintosh computer using software packages such as PageMaker, QuarkXpress, Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, and Adobe PhotoShop is required. Experience in university setting is preferred.

  • Job Description:

    Skills: Must demonstrate talent as a designer, including the ability to combine function and visual appearance to achieve successful communication. Strong communication and interpersonal skills as well as good organizational and planning skills are required. The ability to develop knowledge of, respect for, and skills to engage with those of other cultures or backgrounds is required.

  • Education Required:

    Education: A Bachelor’s degree with a major in Art or a related field is required. A Bachelor of Fine Arts degree with an emphasis in graphic design is preferred.

Company Information

  • Missouri State University
    901 S. National Ave
    Springfield MO 65897
    United States of America

Contact Information

  • Angela Strider
    Phone: (417) 836-5536