Graphic Designer

Kentucky, United States
Salary Not specified
May 20, 2021
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

Graphic Designer & Engmnt Asst

Position Number: S00796P
Position Type: Staff
Position Category: Fulltime Professionals
Search Type: External
Posted Salary Information: 44 (Click here for EKU Salary Grades)
Driver Classification: Driver
City: Richmond
Division: VP for Finance & Administration
Department: Financial & Business Affairs
Unit: EKU Center for the Arts
FLSA: Non-Exempt
Contact Person: Karen Peavler
Schedule Type: Full Time (37.5 hrs per week or more)
Additional Schedule Details:
Funding Source: Auxiliary
Retirement: KTRS

Position Summary:
The Graphic Designer/Engagement Assistant produces visual products to address the creative marketing needs of the venue and is responsible for the creation of branding for the EKU Center for the Arts. Creates and produces promotional and advertising materials. Provides high quality graphics that will lead to higher profit margins by appealing to an array of potential customers while also enhancing the reputation of the Center and assisting in fund raising. Sells ad space and manages content and design of playbills.

Minimum Education:
• Bachelor’s degree is required.

Minimum Experience:
• Minimum of two years of work experience in design and production of computer-generated graphics for the Web and print is required.

• Experience with Adobe Create Suite product proficiency, including Acrobat, Illustrator, and Photoshop is required.

Minimum Licensure and Certification:

Qualification Equivalencies:

Desired Qualifications:

Job Functions:
Design advertising campaigns for each performance and produce visual products for marketing/development
Develop graphics and images to support the Center’s programs
Manage ad sales and coordinate program content for the Center’s playbill
Develop and maintain branding for the Center
Supports the office functions by completing all other duties and special projects as assigned

Posting Number: S00796P
Number of Vacancies: one
Job Open Date: 05/20/2021
Application Review Date:
Job Close Date:
Open Until Filled: Yes

Special Instructions Summary:

AA/EEO Statement:
Eastern Kentucky University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and educational institution and does not discriminate on the basis of age (40 and over), race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, ethnicity, disability, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information in the admission to, or participation in, any educational program or activity (e.g., athletics, academics and housing) which it conducts or any employment policy or practice.

Background Check Statement:
Offers of employment are contingent upon satisfactory background check.

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