Digital Media Specialist (Part Time)

Position Summary
The Digital Media Specialist is an essential member of MSU Denver, supporting the efforts of University Advancement. This position is responsible for designing digital creative in support of the University's, engagement, and fundraising goals. The Digital Media Specialist reports dually to the Director of Donor Relations and Advancement Special Events and the Director of Alumni Relations to coordinate and create marketing, advertising and promotional collateral. Various equipment and software is available for use.

Metropolitan State University of Denver is an equal opportunity employer.

Posting Number

Position Title
Digital Media Specialist (Part Time)

Position Number
E 1021

Salary for Announcement
The hiring range of $20,974-$24,935. The final salary will be commensurate with education and experience.

Employee Category

University Advancement

EClass Code
70% Graphic Design
• Work with a wide range of media, using graphic design software, to design and produce creative collateral for University Advancement projects;
• Design web content, brochures, logos, direct mail pieces, online graphics, advertisements, reports and other communication material according to brand standards;
• Create/incorporate illustrations, pictures and designs to reflect themes and tone of communications;
• Produce drafts for review by clients and make revisions based on feedback
• Under direction or project managers, conceptualize, design and create graphic messaging for various audiences

20% Photography/Video Creation
• Serve as in-house photographer for events, special projects, etc…
• Create short videos for promotional content, including storyboarding, filming and editing as needed;

10% New Media Support
• In collaboration with department leadership, set social media strategies for the MSU Denver Alumni and Annual Giving social media outlets
• Create ad content and digital assets for Facebook advertising;

Required Qualifications
1) Bachelor's degree;
2) Experience in marketing, advertising, sales or other relevant field;
3) Experience in graphic design;
4) Experience in Adobe Suite or comparable system.

Preferred Qualifications
1) Familiarity with MSU Denver;
2) Ability to work independently;
3) Ability to handle multiple-tasks in a fast-paced environment;
4) Excellent organizational skills;
5) Project management experience; and
6) Intermediate video editing and creation skills.

Posting date

Closing date

Closing Instructions
Close on Closing Date

Special Instructions to Applicants
IMPORTANT: In order to be considered as an applicant you must apply via the online applications system,

References refers to a list of three professional references and their contact information.

This is a part time position and is expected to work 20 to 25 hours per week.

Official transcripts will be required of the candidate selected for hire.

In order for your application to be considered complete, please email two (2) -three (3) graphic design samples to Brandi Rideout to [email protected]

This posting will close at midnight MST on the closing date.