Visual Arts Specialist - Journey
Open Date: 12/05/2017
Date Initial Screening Begins:
Minimum Education/Experience: Bachelor degree and two years of visual/graphic arts and web design experience related to the area of assignment; or equivalent combination of training and experience. Experience in web design and/or illustration is a plus.
Special Instructions to Applicant: * Please ensure your full range of knowledge, skills, abilities, experience and education are listed on your application. Do not write 'see resume' on your application when completing the job duties section. * If you answer the questions at the end of the application, please ensure your application reflects the knowledge, skills, abilities and experiences to support your answers (see job duties section of previous employment). * Failure to answer the questions at the end of the application will not preclude your application from being considered but may result in your application not receiving full consideration of your knowledge, skills, and abilities.
Job Duties: The Department of Creative Services provides skilled professional graphic design services to the academic and administrative departments of East Carolina University to enable them to communicate more effectively with their various publics while maintaining the university's image in both printed publications and on the World Wide Web. To assist in achieving this objective the addition of a Visual Arts Specialist position is essential because of the increased number of publications handled by the department, the complexities of the design and production required for these publications, and the need for web page design. This individual will help to maintain a visual identity program for the university. In that role, he or she will report to the Director of Design and work with administrators, faculty and staff members to market the university and its programs to its various audiences. The Visual Arts Specialist will create and develop designs for specific print and digital communications so that they are consistent and compatible with the positive image that the university wants to project. The Visual Arts Specialist will be charged with interpreting the purpose of each publication (given such factors as audience, distribution, and budget) or web page and developing an appropriate design in keeping with the university's visual identity system.