The University of Virginia is a highly competitive Division I program committed to academic and athletic excellence. The Department of Athletics at the University of Virginia is now accepting applications for the position of Multimedia Designer.
The Multimedia Designer position exists to support the Virginia Football program, particularly in creating graphic designs and print materials to support recruiting prospective student-athletes.Other designs could support communications to a variety of other groups, including, but not limited to alumni, fans, donors, parents, and faculty and staff. Responsibilities include: exemplary customer service to internal and external constituencies; serving as an art director and graphic designer; facilitating the planning, creation and timely production of graphics for UVa athletics websites and social media, digital and print advertisements, brochures and other materials; assisting in the daily management of student interns; planning and creating designs for the communication of information to various external and internal constituencies.
The position will remain open to applications until Thursday, March 28th. To apply, create an application at: https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UVAJobs by searching under Posting Number R0003951. In addition, please attach a CV/Resume, cover letter, and a sample of your creative work.
Please do not forward any applicant materials directly to Department of Athletics staff, as only applications received through the UVA Workday system will be accepted.
The University of Virginia is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Education: A Bachelor's degree with a major/minor in Graphic Design, English, Journalism, Communications, or a related field; equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered in lieu of a degree.
Experience: With a Bachelor's degree, some professional experience in Graphic Design is also required. Without a degree, a minimum of 4 years of Graphic Design experience is required.
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Ability to utilize standard principles of professional design. Ability to demonstrate a high level of proficiency in graphic design software, sports terminology, sports writing, and photo editing. Ability to convey information, and/or plans clearly in written format. Ability to demonstrate strong interpersonal skills in interactions with all UVA and Athletics Department staff, outside community including fans, visitors, the press, prospective students, parents, and other constituencies. Must possess strong organizational skills and the ability to supervise staff. Ability to present a professional demeanor and maintain confidentiality while delivering a high level of internal and external customer service.
Computer Applications: Microsoft Office, Adobe Suite, and other graphic design-related software.
Education: Bachelor's degree with a major/minor in Graphic Design, English, Journalism, Communications, or a related field.
Computer Applications: Significant experience utilizing the Adobe Suite and other graphic design software.
Additional Salary Information: Starting salary is dependent upon qualifications.
Internal Number: R0003951
About University of Virginia Department of Athletics
The University of Virginia is a highly competitive Division I program committed to academic and athletic excellence. The University, located in Charlottesville, Virginia, is a selective public institution known for its teaching, research, and public service. The University of Virginia sponsors a twenty-seven sport intercollegiate athletics program, which includes approximately 750 student-athletes.