Salisbury University, a member of the University System of Maryland, is a regionally accredited four-year comprehensive institution offering 58 distinct graduate and undergraduate programs. Located on the historic Eastern Shore, SU's beautiful campus is some 30 miles from the Atlantic beaches and 2.5 hours from Baltimore and Washington, D.C.
Salisbury University is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Digital Media Designer.
Primary Job Duties: This position is primarily responsible for three campus digital initiatives: marquee sign, stadium video board and building digital signage. Marquee Sign responsibilities include but are not limited to: Executing editorial calendars and developing, writing and layout of digital content. Creating layouts and illustrations communicating academic highlights, admissions info, cultural and athletic events campus-wide through daily event postings on the Marquee Signs. Stadium video board responsibilities include but are not limited to: Coordinating and executing digital campaigns, player profiles and Athletic Marketing messages that are displayed on the Stadium Video Board. Creating and producing graphics that will enhance the game-day experience for all sporting events within the stadium. Interior Campus Building Digital Signage responsibilities include but are not limited to: Using special software to set up and display messaging throughout the campus on select TV monitors. This position will work with IT/AVS to implement brand-specific templates and teach new content editors how to use the system. In addition, this position is responsible for translating digital marketing messages to SU’s Public Relations and Athletics social media sites (Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, etc.). Lastly, the position will assist with creating digital photo galleries, Constant Contact emails and other duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree and minimum of two years progressively responsible experience as a Graphic Artist. Proficient with Macintosh computers and operating systems; industry-standard graphic design software to include: QuarkXpress, Photoshop, Microsoft Word and social media best practices.
Skill with graphics and digital production methods from concept to a finished product. Ability to provide excellent customer service, work independently and in a team environment; to communicate effectively with co-workers and clients both orally and in writing. Ability to coordinate graphic design projects; to understand and to interpret information in a visual manner; to operate computer graphic systems and software. Ability to follow SU Marketing/Style Guidelines and produce a large amount of materials very quickly.
Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design or Art preferred. Proficiency using online marketing platforms (such as Constant Contact), Microsoft Excel, video editing software (Adobe After Effects, Adobe Premiere or Final Cut Pro), Illustrator preferred. Knowledge of grammar, spelling, punctuation, sentence structure, proofreading, document formatting and editing is preferred.
This is a full-time, non-exempt, State position with a full benefits package. Starting salary is $35,728.00 annually, which is approximately $17.13 per hour.
Please visit our website http://www.salisbury.edu/hr/careers/ to apply online. See the FAQs of the Online Employment Application System for more information and instructions. To be considered an applicant, you must apply online and submit a cover letter, resume and three samples of a digital portfolio in PDF format. All documents that you wish to provide must be attached to your application in the Online Employment Application System. Please do not send any documents via E-mail. Three professional references will be requested and required before the final stages of the search. Candidates will be notified prior to references being contacted. Applications received by February 23, 2018 will receive full consideration; the position is open until filled.
Diversity and inclusion are core values of Salisbury University. We strive to create a truly diverse and inclusive environment where the richness of ideas, backgrounds, and perspectives of our community is harnessed to create value for our University community to include students, faculty, and staff, today and in the future. To this end, the University recruits exceptional and diverse faculty, staff, and students from across Maryland, the United States, and around the world, supporting all members of the University community as they work together to achieve institutional goals and vision. To learn more about the University’s commitment to fostering a diverse and inclusive campus, please visit http://www.salisbury.edu/equity/.
Applications will be accepted via Salisbury University’s Online Employment Application System. Please click to begin.
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