Job Title: Director of Graphic Design/Digital Media Job ID: 25248 Compensation Classification: Graphic Designer III Salary Range: $4,104/month - $7,425/month FLSA Status: Nonexempt -------------------- About the Position The Director of Graphic Design/Digital Media is a key member of the external relations team, involved in making recommendations, and developing the direction and campus-wide adoption of the university brand identity. Working independently, under general direction, this position will spearhead the creation of engaging digital graphics and motion graphics to promote events, accolades, awards and recognition of San Jose State University, Athletics and the programs. They will also be responsible for recruiting and leading a team of student assistants, serve as the lead designer on all logo/branding needs for the Athletic Department, including but not limited to facility upgrades, billboards, digital screens, internal branding, and marketing collateral.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
Serve as key member of Athletics Department Marketing team that makes decisions shaping the department's brand identity; function as a strategist, Art Director and content creator.
Provide creative direction within Marketing and Communications team, facilitating a cohesive execution of creative materials across print, mobile, web and online.
Oversee and define creative direction on all logo/branding graphic needs for the Athletic Department, including but not limited to facility upgrades, billboards, digital screens, internal branding, and marketing collateral.
Spearhead SJSU Athletics visual identity and brand design initiatives.
Serve as key strategist and creative director/producer for the creation of engaging digital graphics and motion graphics to promote events, accolades, awards and recognition of San Jose State University, Athletics and the programs.
Manage and curate content and strategy for social media platforms for SJSU main and sport-specific accounts.
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