About Northeastern: Founded in 1898, Northeastern is a global research university and a world leader in experiential learning. The same commitment to connecting with the world drives our use-inspired research enterprise. The university offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools. Our campuses in Charlotte, N.C., San Francisco, Seattle, and Toronto are regional platforms for undergraduate and graduate learning and collaborative research. Northeastern pursues advanced research in security and materials at the Innovation Campus in Burlington, Massachusetts, and in coastal sustainability at the Marine Science Center in Nahant, Massachusetts.
About the Opportunity: Northeastern University is looking for a Designer to address our growing marketing needs. You'll use your in-depth knowledge of design principles to help shape a breadth of work encompassing digital, print, environmental and experiential projects.
Responsibilities: To be successful in this role, you should have experience executing marketing projects from conception through production, including websites, online ad units, magazines, brochures and other collateral. Ultimately you will be a key player in promoting our brand by delivering highly visible, quality pieces on tight deadlines. Responsibilities: | Oversee design projects, from conception to delivery | Design original pieces, including illustrations, infographics, icons etc | Refine images, fonts and layouts using design software | Generate ideas to portray concepts and advertise products/services | Use design to enhance the User Experience in digital projects | Maintain brand consistency throughout all our marketing projects | Liaise with project management and design teams to ensure deadlines are met | Stay up-to-date with industry developments and tools
Qualifications: Requirements | 1-2 years of experience as a Designer, Art Director or similar role | Portfolio of design projects | Solid understanding of digital UX/UI design | Proficient with image editing software, like Photoshop, and Illustrator. | Proficient in design software (e.g. Sketch, InDesign, PowerPoint) | Strong aesthetic skills with attention to detail | Ability to collaborate with a team and juggle multiple projects | Agency experience a plus | Bachelor's degree in Design, Visual Arts or relevant field preferred
Salary Grade: 10
Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
Founded in 1898, Northeastern University is a private research university located in the heart of Boston. Northeastern is a leader in worldwide experiential learning, urban engagement, and interdisciplinary research that meets global and societal needs. Our broad mix of experience-based education programs?our signature cooperative education program, as well as student research, service learning, and global learning?build the connections that enable students to transform their lives. The University offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools.