Millikin University Decatur, IL, USA
Aug 30, 2019Full time
Millikin University is seeking qualified applicants for the position of a Graphic Designer in the Marketing and Media Relations Department. Reporting to the Art Director, this position is responsible for the creative design, development, and production coordinator of marketing materials for print and digital formats. ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Design and prepare final production-ready artwork for a variety of media for various constituent groups. 2. Work with printers to attain cost estimates, execute jobs and resolve problems or disputes. 3. Communicate project status, updates and meet deadlines. 4. Work as a collaborating team member of the Marketing and Media Relations Team. ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Additional job related duties as required by the Art Director. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: 1. Bachelor's degree in graphic design or related field 2. Professional graphic design experience 3. Portfolio demonstrating design acumen 4. Proficiency in Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop 5. Experience designing for print and digital platforms 6. Excellent written and verbal communication skills 7. Organizational skills, with accuracy and attention to detail. 8. Professional demeanor and a positive, team-oriented attitude. A complete position description and minimum qualifications may be viewed at Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, link to design samples, and contact information for three professional references to millikin.edu/employment. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Employment and first day of work is contingent upon successful completion of background check. Millikin University is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Millikin offers a competitive salary and full benefit package.