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    Job Position

    Web and Graphic Designer
    Office of Marketing
    Exempt, Regular, 100%-Full Time, Pay Grade 1.3


    University of Maryland University College (UMUC) seeks a Web and Graphic Designer in the Office of Marketing. Reporting to the Director, Web and Graphic Design, the Web and Graphic Designer will develop consumer-facing digital and print materials that support the department’s goals to build a compelling brand and motivate prospective students to enroll at UMUC. Designers are responsible for designing web pages, landing pages, HTML email templates, social media messages, motion graphics, brochures, event materials, flyers, and other projects, as requested primarily by the Integrated Marketing team. Under the direction of the Director, Web and Graphic Design, the designer will work collaboratively with various teams in Marketing Services to ensure effective deliverables.

    Specific responsibilities include:

    • Develop designs and solutions that are visually appealing, based on best practices, reinforce the brand value proposition, and drive results
    • Ensure understanding of requested work, importance to the organization and desired deliverables
    • Work with assigned writers/editors to ensure that design and content align
    • Work collaboratively with the marketing services team on digital and print projects

    Required education and experience:

    • Bachelor’s degree 3+ years professional experience primarily in digital design
    • Expert knowledge of Adobe CC, including InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator
    • Familiarity with HTML and CSS
    • Working knowledge of After Effects Experience designing websites, landing pages, and HTML e-mails
    • Experience designing, editing, and developing digital banner ads and motion graphics
    • Understanding of interactive best practices, usability, mobile, and responsive design
    • Outstanding digital and print portfolio readily available for review
    • Strong type and layout skills across a variety of platforms, as well as the ability to take the design lead on high-profile projects
    • Extraordinary attention to detail and strong organizational skills
    • Self-motivated team player capable of multitasking
    • Exceptional work quality in a fast-paced environment
    • Excellent listening, collaborative, team-player skills

    Preferred experience:

    • Working knowledge of Adobe Animate
    • Experience with a broad range of social media platforms a plus
    • Experience with UX (User experience) a plus
    • Advertising experience a plus

    In addition to submitting a resume and application, please attach or link your portfolio for review. POSITION AVAILABLE IMMEDIATELY & WILL REMAIN OPEN UNTIL FILLED SALARY COMMENSURATE WITH EXPERIENCE.

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  • Position Reports To: Director, Web and Graphic Design
  • Location: Adelphi, MD
  • Starts On: Feb. 19, 2018, 8:30 a.m.

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  • University of Maryland University College
    3501 University Blvd E
    Adelphi MD
    United States of America

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