CREATIVE DESIGN SPECIALIST

Location
Athens
Posted
Apr 06, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Job Summary This position reports directly to the Public Relations Coordinator who leads the creative direction for all of Development and Alumni Relations (DAR). This position leads art direction for a variety of units within DAR, including Annual Giving, Career Center, Donor Relations & Stewardship, and UGA Foundation. This position also plays a critical role in developing and evolving the overall creative design for the division. This position helps to set the visual identify for the Development & Alumni Relations division. S/he develops word marks that accompany the UGA logo to identify and brand specific units within Development & Alumni Relations for specific programs and events. This includes setting rules for the usage of these branding elements to ensure a consistent look and feel. That also includes designing and implementing mailers, event collateral, social media graphics. In addition, this position helps brainstorm new communication strategies and tactics to make the work of DAR more effective. This position is critical to help the division of Development & Alumni Relations create and implement a consistent, branded communication plan. This helps to ensure that alumni and donors recognize UGA communication instantly, and it makes our communication more effective. Minimum Qualifications Graduation from an accredited college or university in graphic design or a closely related field and 5 years of previous graphic design experience; or any equivalent combination of training and experience.