Summer Design Assistant

Location
Saratoga Springs, NY
Posted
Mar 02, 2018
Administrative Jobs
Technology, Multimedia & Audiovisual
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Posting Number
Sum00032P

Position Title
Summer Design Assistant

Department
Tang Teaching Museum/Art Gallery

Position Status
Part-Time

Position Type
Summer

Months per Year
Other

Work hours

up to 20 hours per week

Start Date (For temporary positions only)
06/01/2018

End Date (For temporary positions only)
08/31/2018

Position Band/Level
Summer

Pay Range
$10.40 per hour

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Job Summary

The person filling this position will work with the Tang's graphic designer to scan and archive digital images for the museum, as well as collaborate on posters and other digital and print ephemera for the museum's engagement team.

Responsibilities will include:
  • Digitalizing a variety of material
  • Developing an eye for image quality, color and clarity
  • Working with Adobe Photoshop
  • Postering around campus
  • Working with digital media such as social media, website, MailChimp

We are particularly interested in candidates from under-represented backgrounds who can help add to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.

Minimum Qualifications

Interest in contemporary art.
Experience with Adobe Creative Suite.
Some experience with online media, such as blogs, websites, branded social media helpful.

In the application please upload a .pdf that includes a portfolio of 5 to 8 examples of your graphic design or art work.

Preferred Qualifications

Physical Demands (For Union Positions Only)

EEO Statement

Skidmore College is committed to being an inclusive campus community and, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, national or ethnic origin, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, predisposition or carrier status, domestic violence victim status, familial status, dating violence, or stalking, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

Employment at Skidmore College is contingent upon an acceptable background check result.

CREATIVE THOUGHT MATTERS.

Special Instructions to Applicant

Posting Information

Posting Date
02/19/2018

Open Until Filled
No

Closing Date
03/30/2018

Quicklink for Posting
http://careers.skidmore.edu/postings/1571

Supplemental Questions
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    Documents Needed to Apply
    Required Documents
    1. Cover Letter
    2. Resume
    3. List of Three References
    4. Portfolio
    Optional Documents


      Skidmore College is committed to being an inclusive campus community and, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, does not discriminate in its hiring or employment practices on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, gender, age, national or ethnic origin, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, predisposition or carrier status, domestic violence victim status, familial status, dating violence, or stalking, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.
      Employment at Skidmore College is contingent upon an acceptable background check result
      CREATIVE THOUGHT MATTERS.

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