Graphic Design Student Assistant - 11871BR

Graphic Design Student Assistant

Department: 
Marketing Communications
Location/Division: 
University of Kansas - Lawrence
Reg/Temp: 
Temporary
Employee Class: 
S-Student

Job Description

The graphic design student assistant will contribute to the creation of a wide variety of office and client products for print and interactive in collaboration with other designers, photographers, editors, writers, and developers.

Typical projects will include visual identity elements, social media graphics, website assets, posters, brochures, booklets, billboards, banners, signage and fliers.

Typical clients include offices of the Chancellor, Provost, Public Affairs and Admissions.

Job duties
• Participate in office brainstorming
• Work with other design staff to create compelling, on-brand campaigns for a variety of audiences
• Prepare files for production
• Work closely with staff art directors and creative director

Required Qualifications

  1. Must be pursuing a degree in design, illustration, visual communication or related field.
  2. University of Kansas student currently enrolled in at least 6 credit hours during the academic year.

Preferred Qualifications

  1. Excellent analytical, organizational, communication, time management skills as demonstrated in the application material.
  2. Strong work ethic.
  3. Strong interpersonal skills and willingness to collaborate with a team.
  4. Strong graphic design skills as demonstrated in a portfolio of work.
  5. Macintosh computer skills.
  6. Strong attention to detail and accuracy.
  7. Proficiency in Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop.
  8. Availability throughout the academic year.
  9. Strong understanding of working within a brand or established system.

Additional Candidate Instructions

A complete application includes: Cover letter, resume, 2-4 samples of work or link to portfolio website, and three professional references.

Deadline: Sunday, May 27th, 2018 (midnight)

Contact Information to Applicants

Dave Gnojek
dgnojek@ku.edu
(785) 864-8869


Advertised Salary Range

$9.00/hr to $10.00/hr

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Posting Information
Posting ID:
11871BR
Department:
Marketing Communications
Location/Division:
University of Kansas - Lawrence
Reg/Temp:
Temporary
Employee Class:
S-Student
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