Job Information

  • Overview:

    The Graphic Design Coordinator is responsible for creating, developing, and coordinating digital and some print design pieces for the Communications & Sustainability Office within Housing & Dining Services at Colorado State University.

  • URL: https://jobs.colostate.edu/postings/31466
  • Location: Fort Collins, CO
  • Starts On: March 9, 2016, 12:10 p.m.

Job Requirements

  • Job Description:

    The Graphic Design Coordinator is responsible for creating, developing, and coordinating digital and some print design pieces for the Communications & Sustainability Office within Housing & Dining Services at Colorado State University.

    The graphic design coordinator reports to the Assistant Director of Creative Communications as a member of the creative team. This position is part of a fast-paced and dynamic work team that supports all of the communications and sustainability needs for the department including multimedia, web, and print design. Candidates should have a demonstrated ability to manage projects independently and also work effectively as part of a team.

    Colorado State University is located in Fort Collins, Colorado and has an enrollment of 30,000 students. Housing & Dining Services is the largest department on campus with over 400 full-time staff, 1,300 hourly and student staff, and 7,000 on-campus residents. The department includes Residence Life, Apartment Life, Dining Services, Conference and Event Services, CSU's Mountain Campus, and the RamCard Office.

    MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
    + Bachelor's degree plus two years of graphic design experience or related experience (student employment/intern experience will be counted at 50% full-time equivalent)
    + Demonstrated expertise with Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop
    + Demonstrated experience with digital design

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
    + Demonstrated ability to successfully manage multiple deadline-oriented projects
    + Demonstrated creative & contemporary design aesthetic
    + Demonstrated command of typography, composition, layout, and color
    + Experience designing within an established brand
    + Experience with Four Winds or similar digital sign software
    + Experience with web design, CSS, and basic HTML
    + Experience with video production and editing software such as *Final Cut Pro or Adobe Premier
    + Demonstrated knowledge of pre-press file preparation for print projects
    + Previous experience in higher education
    + Commitment to diversity, social justice, and sustainability

    PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES
    + Create digital and some print design content and visual concepts that represent the Housing & Dining Services brand:
    + Collaborate with creative team to generate graphic design content
    + Ensure that CSU graphic standards are followed in the design process
    + Integrate principles of diversity, inclusion, and sustainability in projects
    + Brainstorm new ideas and concepts and collaborate with team to implement those ideas
    + Provide artistic vision and graphic design assistance for brandscaping and interior design initiatives including large-scale installations

Company Information

  • Colorado State University
    Housing & Dining Services
    Fort Collins CO 80523

Contact Information

  • Nicole Franklin
    Phone: (970) 491-3669

    https://jobs.colostate.edu/postings/31466