Full-Time/Part-Time: Full Time
The Graphic Design Lead will be responsible for STLCC's district-wide brand design and visual efforts with primary focus on printed elements. The Graphic Design Lead will report to the Director of Marketing and must be able to seamlessly partner with internal and external team members from varying disciplines, including: marketing and communications, digital services, creative agencies, printers and internal clients. The Graphic Design Lead will have responsibility for the visual articulation and graphic style for St. Louis Community College and must be able to provide leadership in the areas of creative guidance/direction and project management.
PRIMARY DUTIES PERFORMED:Lead in-house design; responsible for the visual articulation of the brand
Mentor and oversee the in-house design team to ensure brand consistency
Work collaboratively and seamlessly with a variety of partners including agency, internal clients and in-house marketing and digital teams.
Efficiently manage workflow/multiple projects with competing deadlines while remaining flexible to change and owning responsibility for timing.
Own projects from creative development through production, managing all communication with print partners (estimates, print forms, press checks, timelines).
Performs other duties as assigned
Required Qualifications: Bachelor's degree
5+ years related work experience in graphic design or art direction.
Agency experience preferred. Higher Education and/or non-profit experience a plus. Modern design sensibility (demonstrated via portfolio)
Passion and proficiency for all elements of design including typography, composition, color, imagery, etc.
Design competency in both digital and traditional mediums
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Adept at planning, coordinating and art directing photo and video shoots
Proficient in InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Adobe Acrobat Pro, MS Office (ability to set up template files in MS Word & PPT)
HTML, CSS and motion graphic experience preferred
Proven experience in successful brand redesign and roll out
Open Until Filled: No
Quick Link: 5154
Special Instructions to Applicants:
This posting was reopened in an attempt to expand the pool of applicants. If you have applied for this position previously, there is no action needed at this time.
This position will be located at the Cosand Center in downtown St. Louis. Applicants must submit: resume, cover letter, link to digital portfolio, and unofficial transcripts
Interested applicants may apply for both the part-time, temporary and full-time Graphic Design Lead positions. The part-time, temporary position will begin as soon as possible and will continue until the full-time position is filled.
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Employee Group: Professional
Affirmative Action Statement:
St. Louis Community College is an Affirmative Action /Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and ideas who embrace and value diversity and inclusivity.