The Creative Manager, under direction of the Executive Director of Integrated Marketing and Communications, provides creative direction and design for the marketing and communication of assigned Texas A&M University-San Antonio. Oversees and designs the creation and production of materials for internal and external uses across the multi-media platforms in support of the institution's brand. Supporting university admissions, advancement, and university priorities, the designer is integral to advancing the university brand and reputation through high quality, compelling and creative products to support an institution-wide portfolio of clients.
Manages on line presence by creating and maintaining the visual interface of the website.
Manages all aspects of assigned projects, including concepts, timelines, budgets, communications, deadlines, and quality control.
Guards the brand and it's execution.
Translates the brand to different applications.
Prepares and reviews printing specifications, including job costing data. Works with vendors. Evaluates and recommends vendors and purchases.
Collaborates with internal clients to provide creative direction. Integrates and aligns print and electronic media to comply with style and branding guidelines.
Creates interactive web interfaces for online productions.
Manages and integrates appropriate social media components with new technologies.
Collaborates with vendors for delivery of products
Researches and analyzes industry trends and maintains knowledge of emerging technologies and creative techniques.
Performs other duties as assigned.
This document represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions. Other duties may be assigned.
Education & Experience:
Bachelor's degree in applicable field.
Five years of related experience in graphic design, web development, print and electronic media, marketing, or related field.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Record of highly creative products across multiple platforms
Understanding of audience demographics and preferences
Presenting concept visualization through sketches, drawings and illustrations
Overseeing design changes and improvements throughout the development process
Integrating technical and visual solutions into a design concept
Understanding trends within the scope of the industry they are working in
Using graphic design and other relevant software
Strong communicators who thinks creatively, detail-oriented and able to meet deadlines
Thrives in a collaborative environment and possess strong problem-solving, decision-making and organizational skills.
Ability to multitask and work cooperatively with others.
Customer-driven approach to creating marketing, storytelling and advertising materials.
Supervision of Others:
This position may supervise employees and/or student workers
Please make sure to provide the following documents:
2) Cover Letter to include three professional references
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About Texas A&M University - San Antonio
Texas A&M-San Antonio provides affordable higher education opportunities to students from over 30 counties in the surrounding South Texas region, and has graduated over 5,000 students who are career-ready in a variety of in-demand fields such as education, business, information technology and cyber security, criminology and biology.