Lafayette College seeks a talented, collaborative Interactive Graphic Designer to join the Communications Division. Under the direction of the Director of Creative Services. The graphic designer uses design (both print and electronic) to tell visual stories, and is able to collaborate and contribute a creative perspective to the creative team and the college. This person conceptualizes and creates print and digital design assets that bring our content to life in magazines, electronic newsletters, direct-mail pieces, on the Web, via social media etc.
This person is enthusiastic, engaged, creative and solution-oriented with a positive attitude, and has a comprehensive understanding of visual communication principles and sufficient knowledge of HTML, CSS and web usability. Through visual communication methods and techniques, the web/graphic designer’s work will depict Lafayette College as a premier liberal arts college; amplify its identity and brand; while helping inform, engage and inspire alumni, donors, friends, faculty, staff, students and community members.
Job Responsibilities (Essential Duties)
Job Knowledge & Skills, Education, Experience
5 year minimum work experience and/or on-the-job training that provided knowledge of advanced, generally accepted principles, theories, practices, and methods used in web design and graphic designs and their applications to visual communications problems that are/is comparable to the training provided in the programs such as graphic/visual arts communication and/or design
The ideal candidate must:
Must submit work samples with application to be considered for the position. Online submissions only. Phone calls will not be accepted. Please submit cover letter, resume and contact information for three references to: http://apply.interfolio.com/73092