1. Designs, edits, proofreads, prepares layouts, and formats online and printed materials utilizing appropriate equipment and/or software. 2. Delivers creative, cost effective solutions for all projects (email, web, print, etc.). 3. Capable of supporting clients with questions about production techniques, materials, project specifications, graphic content, and media requirements. 4. Works collaboratively with interactive teams to create a seamless communications effort, with the goal of ensuring Yale's pre-eminence in communicating its key programs and stories. 5. Maintains shared server resources. 6. May perform other duties as assigned.
Preferred Education: Primarily a graphic designer, with a secondary background in photography, videography and website content management.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Primarily a graphic designer, with a secondary background in photography, videography and website content management.
Required Skill/ability 5: Knowledge of quality assurance processes.
Posting Position Title: Digital Communications Officer
Required Skill/ability 3: Excellent oral and written communication, presentation and facilitation skills.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Temporary: Digital Communications Officer
Required Skill/ability 1: Proficient with Adobe Creative Suite and similar graphic editing tools. Capable of taking high-quality photographs with DSLR, utilizing audio and video equipment, and video editing. Capable of editing content management systems such as Drupal.
Required Skill/ability 4: Proven ability employing contemporary multi-media practices including web, social media, video, etc.
Required Skill/ability 2: Proven ability to efficiently multitask and meet deadlines.
Bachelor's Degree and three to five years of experience working in complex organizations or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Internal Number: 52822BR
About Yale University
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.