This recruitment will be used to fill one full-time Senior Graphic Designer position for the College of Business at Oregon State University (OSU).
This position can be based in Portland or Corvallis, Oregon. Regardless of primary work location, some travel to the Corvallis campus and/or Portland to participate in meetings will be expected.
Who we are: The Oregon State University College of Business is a dynamic and fast-paced working environment, and our marketing and communication team is a group of hard-working and collaborative colleagues. We strive to produce work that cuts through the noise, stands out among our peers and leaves a lasting impression on our audience.
Who you are: You are excited about working on a team that has big ideas and relies on the expertise of every team member to bring those big ideas to life. You have an eye for detail, but you are also capable of seeing the big picture and contributing to the success of our overall marketing strategy. Your designs align with brand guidelines, but you’re also able to adapt to evolving marketing initiatives.
The person in this role reports to the Art Director and creates and executes clear, consistent and engaging design strategies that advance the brand reputation of Oregon State University's College of Business. By maintaining a strong brand image for the college while adhering to the university's brand guidelines, we promote awareness, understanding and support among OSU business students, future students, faculty, alumni, donors, industry partners and other communities.
The person in this role produces visual communication pieces and ensures all communications pieces produced in the College support the overall strategy and visual identity of the College of Business and the institution.
6+ Years of Graphic Design experience OR Associates Degree + 5 years of Graphic Design experience Bachelors Degree + 4 years of Graphic Design experience Degree may be in Graphic Design, Graphic Art, Fine Art, or closely related field.
Online portfolio that demonstrates high quality design work.
Experience in designing for the web with expertise in InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop.
Demonstrated experience with UX design and UX tools such as Sketch.
Knowledge of printing procedures and requirements.
Strong working knowledge of content management systems like Drupal and Wordpress.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
This position can be based in Portland or Corvallis, OR. Regardless of primary work location, some travel to the Corvallis campus and/or Portland to participate in meetings will be expected. Infrequent evening or weekend hours may be required to support programming or events.
Oregon State is a leading research university located in one of the safest, smartest, greenest small cities in the nation. Situated 90 miles south of Portland, and an hour from the Cascades or the Pacific Coast, Corvallis is the perfect home base for exploring Oregon?s natural wonders.Oregon State University has always been a place with a purpose ? making a positive difference in quality of life, natural resources and economic prosperity in Oregon and beyond. Through discovery, innovation and application, we are meeting challenges, solving problems and turning ideas into reality.Founded in 1868, Oregon State is the state?s Land Grant university and is one of only two universities in the U.S. to have Sea Grant, Space Grant and Sun Grant designations. Oregon State is also the only university in Oregon to hold both the Carnegie Foundation's top designation for research institutions and its prestigious Community Engagement classification.As Oregon?s leading public research university, with $261.7 million in external funding in the 2011 fiscal year, Oregon State?s impact reaches across the state and beyond. With 12 colleges, 15 Agricultural Experiment Stations, 35 county Extension offic...es, the Hatfield Marine Sciences Center in Newport and OSU-Cascades in Bend, Oregon State has a presence in every one of Oregon?s 36 counties, with a statewide economic footprint of $2.06 billion.Oregon State welcomes a diverse student body of over 26,000 students from across Oregon, all 50 states and more than 100 countries. They can choose from more than 200 undergraduate and more than 80 graduate degree programs, including over 30 degrees online offered through Oregon State Ecampus. Oregon State increasingly attracts high-achieving students, with nationally recognized programs in areas such as conservation biology, agricultural sciences, nuclear engineering, forestry, fisheries and wildlife management, community health, pharmacy and zoology.Oregon State also ranks high in sustainability, fourth among universities nationwide for using renewable energy and first in the Pac-12 Conference. And our students literally help power the university: 22 exercise machines at Oregon State University has always been a place with a purpose ? making a positive difference in quality of life, natural resources and economic prosperity in Oregon and beyond. Through discovery, innovation and application, we are meeting challenges, solving problems and turning ideas into reality. For more information visithttp://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm.The 400-acre main campus in Corvallis includes a Historic District, making Oregon State one of only a handful of U.S. university campuses listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The district includes such icons as Weatherford Hall, the Memorial Union and Benton Hall, the oldest building on the oldest building on campus.OSU commits to inclusive excellence by advancing equity and diversity in all that we do. We are an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer, and particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial/ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who demonstrate the ability to help us achieve our vision of a diverse and inclusive community.