The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

 
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Senior Graphic Designer

Hiring department Health Comm
Monthly salary $3,333+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM
Posting number 17-09-27-01-8328
Job Status Closed
FLSA status Exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Austin (main campus)
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

None provided

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A Letter of Interest is required in order to apply.

Additional Information

Purpose

Provide graphic design and production services to the UT Center for Health Communication (CHC) on a primary funded project.

Essential Functions

Graphic designer, art director, and production manager for all visual communication pieces created as part of the Texas Prescription Monitoring Program (PMP) health communication initiative Responsible for creating and executing design concepts as well as maintaining visual appearance and brand continuity in both print and digital environments. Areas of work may include: brochures, identity, ads, presentations, graphics, promotional displays, signage, environmental design and web design. Maintain effective communication with supervisor and PMP team and must be able to work collaboratively or independently with minimal direction. Consult with clients on project needs and should be able to present concepts with supporting brand and marketing rationale. Management of freelance or junior talent and vendors may be required. Support Center for Health Communication mission to lead the creation of evidence-based health communication scholarship, education, and community involvement.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

Bachelor's degree in communication, studio art, design, or related field. Two years of experience in graphics design and production. Use of tools of the trade, including but not limited to Adobe InDesign and Creative Cloud. Must possess a strong sense of concept development, have superior design, technical and editing skills and up-to-date knowledge of industry software and design trends. Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

Experience in communication or graphic design for health issues or clients. Four or more years experience in graphic design and production.

Working conditions

May work around standard office conditions Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Use of manual dexterity Climbing of stairs Climbing of ladders Lifting and moving Occasional evening, weekend, and holiday work. Occasional professional travel required. Lifting and moving of standard office supplies, files, and to set up equipment for events.

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