Associates Degree in art, design, marketing, advertising, or a related field. Bachelor's degree preferred. Two years of experience in a related field. A combination of education, experience, and training that would produce the required knowledge and abilities could be considered.
Nature & Purpose of Position/Usual Duties:
Performs specialist duties or services for the Department of Communications.
Primary Responsibilities (Staff Positions Only):
Assists in the design and production of high quality, creative artwork for printing and web presentations. Maintains the production of printed and electronic media that supports the advancement of Sam Houston State University. Assists in developing, designing and producing a variety of publications to include collaborating with clients to identify design products needed. Provides art direction, conceptualizes design work with abstract thoughts, sets time frames and completion dates, and prepares final design for production. Conceives, produces and improves the publications and other media that directly support the strategic communication objectives of Sam Houston State University. Produces concepts and designs for projects. Determines specification, color schemes, size layout, photography and graphic placement for projects. Edits text as needed. Maintains marketing and design functions. Performs other related duties as assigned.
Internal Number: 20177
About Sam Houston State University
For more than 130 years, Sam Houston State University has been preparing students for meaningful lives of achievement. Its motto, "The Measure of a Life is its Service", echoes across SHSU's six colleges and beyond its Texas campus through student research, creative endeavors, service learning, volunteering and more. Named for Sam Houston, Texas' greatest hero, SHSU continually strives to honor its historical roots through academic excellence that includes exceptional teaching from faculty members who care as much about their students' success as they do about furthering the knowledge of their fields. While embracing its legacy, SHSU also strives to meet the needs of contemporary students, both traditional and online. With over 20 bachelor's and graduate degrees available entirely online, and more in development each semester, SHSU Online is quickly becoming one of the best online universities in Texas.