Support StaffClassification Title:
College Support ServicesPosition Title:
Graphic and Media Specialist, Eisner Center for the Performing ArtsPosition Number:
O00422Pay Grade Level:
Eisner CenterPosting Number:
S 121301226Full or Part Time:
Part TimeNumber of Months:
Twenty hours per week, nine months per year.Basic Function:
Exact schedule to be determined with successful candidate.
The Graphic and Media Specialist will support the Eisner Center and the departments of theatre, music, and dance though creative work in graphic design, including coordinating with faculty and staff on design concepts and creating graphic packages for multiple platforms. Create short-form video work for use in university recruitment and departmental marketing. Collaborate and coordinate with Eisner staff on video/graphics needs for marketing and Eisner-wide projects.Essential Job Functions:
Conceptualize, plan, and execute the graphics packages for the Eisner Center for the Performing Arts and the departments of theatre, dance, and music, including print posters, brochures, digital graphics for use in ticketing and online promotion.Minimum Qualifications:
Adhere to the Denison branding guidelines, while creating unique visual approaches which support the creative nature of the performing arts departments at Denison.
Plan and maintain a schedule which allows for publicizing in a cohesive manner from the season brochure, to auditions flyers, to performance posters.
Design and oversee production of the Eisner Center season brochure, the Theatre and Dance Department programs, and complex Music Department performances, including TUTTI festival Program.
Develop, film, and edit short-form videos for use as promotional material on social media, and as a recruitment tool for admissions, including “trailers” for major departmental performances or student features.
Organize and shoot photos as needed for use in publicity and design work.
Strong Knowledge of the Adobe Create Suite along with video and photo editing skills.Preferred Qualifications:
Possess a strong aesthetic sense with in-depth knowledge of color, layout, typography, branding, print production and printing process
The ability to collaborate with Faculty and staff across departments with tight turnarounds and to prioritize projects with competing time lines.
Experience in print production, working with vendors, and overseeing the full production process.
Experience in crafting engaging visuals for use across social media.
3-5 years experience in freelance graphic design or equivalent.
Experience in graphic design and photography for the performing artsPhysical Demands:
Kathy PeterContact Phone/Extension:
firstname.lastname@example.orgOpen Until Filled:
YesSpecial Instructions to Applicants:
Applicants, please submit a design portfolio or link to online portfolio as part of this application under “Other Document 1”Denison University Background Check Statement:
The final candidate will undergo a background check as a conditional offer of employment.Denison University EEO Statement :
To achieve our mission as a liberal arts college, we continually strive to attract and hire candidates with diverse backgrounds, experiences and identities. Denison fosters a campus community that recognizes the value of all persons regardless of age, disability, ethnicity, gender expression and identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or socio-economic background. For additional information and resources about diversity at Denison, please see our Diversity Guide (https://denison.edu/forms/diversity-guide). Denison University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.