Design Specialist

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Design Specialist
Georgia Southern University

Requisition Number: STA001876

Department: 3900310501-Extramurals Development

Position Type:

Position Status: Full-Time

Position Summary:
Athletics. The Design Specialist creates digital graphics for the Athletics ticketing office, media relations, marketing, and each of the 17 NCAA sports.

Essential Functions

  • Assists in executing the social media strategic plan for the department.
  • Creates layouts and marketing deliverables such as brochures/programs, advertisements, signage, and/or digital components.
  • Contributes to the creation of project plans and sets time lines and supports marketing goals as it pertains to web updates, graphics, and written collateral.

    Georgia Southern University is a Tobacco Free Campus.

    Minimum Education Required:
    Bachelor’s Degree

    Could a level of job-related experience higher than the minimum required for the position substitute for the minimum level of education?: Yes

    Minimum Experience Required:
    Three or more years of related work experience

    Could a level of education higher than the minimum required for the position substitute for the minimum level of job-related experience?: No

    Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
    Effective communication (verbal and written), organization and human relations skills; ability to work well in a diverse environment; proficiency with computers and Microsoft Office Applications software including word processing, spreadsheets, and databases; successful completion of background investigation prior to employment.

    Preferred Education:
    Bachelor’s Degree in Sport Administration, Journalism, Graphic Design, Visual Design, Interface Graphics, Web Design or a related field

    Preferred Experience::
    Experience working in communications, Graphic Design and Production, preferably in Athletics; working knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, After Effects)

    Salary Range: Commensurate with experience

    Job Open Date: 04/12/2018

    Job Closing Date: 5/16/2018

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    Georgia Southern University provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, age, veteran status, political affiliation, or disability. Individuals in need of reasonable accommodations under the Americans with Disabilities Act to participate in the search process should notify Human Resources: (912) 478-5468 or HR-TDD: (912) 478-0791.





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    Job No:
    Posted: 4/13/2018
    Application Due: 5/4/2018
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