The designer serves as the primary graphic designer for one of several interdisciplinary brand teams in the Office of Communications and Public Affairs at the University of South Carolina. The designer provides visual guidance and design expertise to the colleges that comprise their respective brand team. The designer will create original concepts and designs that support the strategic needs of the university's colleges and appeal to audiences while ensuring quality, consistency and excellence within the university brand platform.
The designer will create marketing materials for a range of audiences that builds awareness of, drives engagement with and enhances the reputation of the university and its commitment to academic and research excellence. The designer demonstrates expertise in visual design and custom illustration, art direction, project management and production knowledge to deliver compelling, creative solutions for digital and print communications. He/she leads art direction for team projects.
The designer works independently on projects prioritized by the Associate Director of Integrated Communications and with a dynamic team of creative professionals throughout the Office of Communications and Public Affairs on projects that are deemed shared priorities of the academic units and the university.
Advertised Minimum Qualifications :
Bachelor's degree in a related field and 3 years related experience, or high school diploma and 7 years related experience.
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Internal Number: 74330
About The University of South Carolina
The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state’s flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 “Best Colleges” according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state’s educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.