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Visual Arts Specialist
Western Carolina University
Visual Arts Specialist

Position Summary
This position is on site at our Cullowhee campus.

The Graphic Designer will be responsible for creating design approaches and finished work across a range of platforms. S/he will plan, design, and coordinate the production of materials for print, social, web, and other communication needs. Using established visual identity guidelines, this full-time position will serve as a liaison overseeing the visual creative elements of the University.

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities Required for this Position
- Concept, design, and prepare artwork and other elements in support of client needs and that are consistent with visual identity guidelines. Produce compelling and differentiated materials that will be utilized both internally and externally.
- Have the ability to design a print brochure, a social media engagement campaign, an infographic, a web page and an outdoor advertising campaign, among other things. You won’t be bored, but we expect you to be able to jump in with your keen design aesthetic and strategic vision whenever necessary.
- Contribute to the look and feel of social media campaigns as the University brand’s online voice
- Serve as a resource in established University branding and assure consistent execution of University brand elements across marketing and communications materials
- In collaboration with other members of the Marketing & Communications Department, develop and implement creative projects that enhance the reputation of the University and are consistent with university priorities and strategic goals
- You will be a content creator. Not only will you be designing, but you’ll be gathering interesting content from around campus to build into social and print campaigns. We need you to be able to strategically understand the creative needs and be able to jump in to create the content needed.

Minimum Qualifications
High school diploma or equivalency and two years of visual/graphic arts experience related to the area of assignment; or equivalent combination of training and experience.

Western Carolina University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; religion; sex; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; national origin; age; disability; genetic information; political affiliation; National Guard or veteran status, consistent with applicable federal, state and local laws, regulations, and policies, and the policies of The University of North Carolina. Additionally, the University promotes the realization of equal employment opportunity for minorities, women, persons with disabilities, and veterans through its affirmative action program.

Persons with disabilities requiring accommodations in the application and interview process please call (828) 227-7218.
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Western Carolina University
Western Carolina University
Job Details
Cullowhee, NC 28723
Employment Status
POST DATE: 07.19.2021
Western Carolina University

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