UCM University Store Graphic Design Student-Spring 2018

Position Information

Position Information

Position Title UCM University Store Graphic Design Student-Spring 2018
Working Title UCM University Store Graphic Design Student-Spring 2018
Department 505010-University Store
Pay Rate 7.85
Position Number S99559
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Posting Date 02/26/2018
Closing Date 03/26/2018
Position Purpose

This highly skilled position creates and produces publications and related material to promote the UCM University Stores’ image and develops and maintains graphics and content on the Bookstore website and social media sites.

*Desktop publishing and/or graphic design experience required.
*Web experience preferred.
*Understanding of marketing and promotion preferred.
*Photography experience preferred.

Duties and Responsibilities
*Publication Design – Conceptualize, write, edit and design promotional materials including brochures, print advertising, direct mail, banners, website, etc.
*Design Software Knowledge – High skill-level required in the following graphic design industry software:
Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator and Adobe InDesign.
*Office Software Knowledge – Experience preferred in Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
*Hardware – Macintosh platform preferred.
*Image Design – Conceptualize and design promotional images including logos, graphic identifiers, etc.
*Web graphics – Assist with creating and editing photos and graphics for ucmobookstore.com.
*Web edits – Prepare and/or complete text edits for the web.
*Social media – Assist with conceptualizing, creating, scheduling and posting content to official UCM University Stores’ social media sites.
*Photo Shoots – Assist with scheduling and coordinating.
*Photography – Photograph products, events, people, and campus.

Interpersonal Skills
*Excellent problem solving/analytical skills
*Strong organization, customer service and written/oral communication skills.
*Strong time management skills – ability to prioritize and meet deadlines while managing multiple projects.
*Ability to work independently as well as with a team.
*Clerical/office assistance – assist with filing as necessary.

Required: sophomore or higher, majoring in Graphic Design.
Desired number of hours per week is
15 – 20, but may vary.
Summer work is a must.

Education & Formal Training High school diploma or equivalent, Credit Hours (Specify hours below)
Computer Skills Word-Processing, Spreadsheet, Presentation, Other - Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator

Sophomore or higher

Licenses, Certificates, Registrations, & State/Federal Requirements of Position:
Special Skills, Abilities, and Knowledge: Attention to detail, Communication skills, including oral, written, and/or nonverbal, Knowledge of a University environment preferred, Supervisory skills, including motivation, delegation of duties, evaluation, etc, Ability to manage multiple concurrent projects and meet deadlines, Maintain confidentiality
Physical & Environmental Factors: Not Applicable
Lifting weight
Special Working Conditions: Irregular work hours, Work in stressful conditions

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have Graphic Design experience? Please briefly describe your experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Please submit your Portfolio.

    (Open Ended Question)

  3. * Do you understand that this position must work 15 - 20 hours per week; are you able to do so?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you understand that this position must be able to work during the summer; are you able to do so?
    • Yes
    • No

Required Documents

Required Documents
  1. Publications/Portfolio
  2. References
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter