Primary responsibilities are preparation, coordination, and creation of print materials for Office of Marketing and Communications and assistance with other editorial and media-related duties in support of university mission; Work hours: Mon-Fri; 8:00 AM-5:00 PM or as work requirements indicate.
Responsibilities: 55% Provides graphic design of editorial and graphic materials for print publications, including brochures, flyers, advertisements and signs. Uses text, photographs, illustrations and other materials to design materials within Graphic Identity Standards and Publications Guidelines.
20% Meets with client departments to discuss publications projects, expectations and possibilities. Provides rough drafts of graphic design for approval and makes adjustments as directed.
10% Maintains bank of photos and graphics for use in developing materials. Art directs selected photo shoots. Assists in maintaining photo archive.
10% Attends meetings, completes reports and completes other duties as assigned, including possible photography, videography and archiving.
5% Performs other duties as assigned
Required Education and Experience: Bachelors degree in art, graphics, marketing, or related field, or equivalent combination of education and experience. Two years of professional work experience in graphic design using Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator) and Microsoft Office Suite.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Knowledge of word processing, spreadsheet, and database applications. Knowledge of writing, reporting and editing skills. Knowledge of graphic design, photography, web design, and social media. Ability to multitask and work cooperatively with others.
Preferred Experience: Experience preferred with social media of all types, photography and web design.
Internal Number: R-013383
About Tarleton State University
With its main campus in Stephenville, an hour southwest of Fort Worth, Tarleton State University offers the value of a Texas A&M University System degree with its own brand of personal attention, individual opportunities, history, tradition and community. Tarleton is a vibrant learning community with nearly 100 undergraduate and graduate degrees, as well as a doctorate in education, within five colleges—Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, Business Administration, Education, Liberal and Fine Arts, and Science and Technology. Tarleton’s research centers include the renowned Texas Institute for Applied Environmental Research and the Southwest Regional Dairy Center. Recent additions to the Stephenville campus consist of a state of the art Nursing Building, and a new $25 million living and learning residence hall for 500 students. Tarleton has extended the reach of state-supported, affordable education by expanding online undergraduate and graduate programs with classes in Waco, Midlothian and the Southwest Metroplex Center in Fort Worth. Tarleton offers a traditional, residential college experience with a lively campus atmosphere, intercollegiate athletics, dozens of student or...ganizations and cultural attractions. Students benefit from the personal attention, warmth and faculty interaction found at smaller, liberal arts institutions.
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