Founded in 1863, Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university located six miles from downtown Boston with an enrollment of 9,150 full-time undergraduates and 4,420 graduate and professional students. Ranked 31 among national universities, Boston College has 758 full-time and 1,096 FTE faculty, 2,750 non-faculty employees, an operating budget of $956 million, and an endowment in excess of $2.2 billion.
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Boston College is seeking a creative graphic designer for the Boston College Division of Intercollegiate Athletics. Reports to the Senior Associate AD for Communications, this position is responsible for the creative utilized for recruiting, visual, print and digital initiatives of the football program through the design and layout of various creative elements, including but not limited to recruiting graphics, brochures, traditional and digital ads, social media graphics, website graphics, camp materials and official and unofficial visit materials. Role will provide much-needed creative design content for Boston College's football program and social media channels in addition to providing some graphic design work for men's basketball and the athletic department.
RESPONSIBILITIES: * Concept, design and produce traditional, digital and video graphic materials for football program. * Collaborate with communications and digital departments to ensure synergy between all parties. * Assist digital and communication departments with editing, developing, creating and implementing social media campaigns throughout the year * Coordinate, design, implement and execute photo shoots for prospective student-athletes * Help manage the football program's creative assets. * Work with outside graphic and print vendors when necessary. * Recruit, train and oversee group of creative/ graphic design interns * Help develop, implement and manage the football program's digital brand, ensuring all digital elements have a consistent look and feel, from visual imagery to content tone and cadence. * Ensure that visual content is delivered to clients at sufficiently high speed and quality. * Working knowledge of and adherence to all University, ACC and NCAA rules and regulations * Follow established departmental policies and procedures for procurement of goods and services. * Ability to work events, nights, weekends and holidays.
Requires a Bachelor's degree in graphic design, video production, journalism, public relations, communications, sports management or related field. Experience in EFP/remote sports production, including equipment setup. Experience in producing sporting events and production experience for feature videos required. * Experience with a sports team * Advanced knowledge of non-linear editing (Adobe Premiere or Final Cut Pro preferred) * Experience with DSLR and Cinema-style cameras * Working knowledge of Adobe After Effects * Working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator * Ability to handle multiple projects at a time with tight deadlines * Be creative, innovated and original * Pays attention to detail * Ability to work in independently and in groups is a must * Ability to work long hours, evenings, weekends, and holidays
This position is required to perform all duties and responsibilities in compliance with all NCAA, ACC and institutional rules and regulations.
Boston College conducts background checks as part of the hiring process.
Boston College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected category including disability and protected veteran status. To learn more about how BC supports diversity and inclusion throughout the university please visit the Office for Institutional Diversity at https://www.bc.edu/offices/diversity
Boston College offers a broad and competitive range of benefits including depending on your job classification eligibility;
Tuition remission for Employees Tuition remission for Spouses and Children who meet eligibility requirements Generous Medical, and Dental Insurance Low-Cost Life Insurance Eligibility for both 401K and University Funded 403B Retirement Plans Paid Holidays Annually Generous Sick, and Vacation Pay Additional benefits can be found on www.bc.edu/employeehandbook
Boston College's Notice of Nondiscrimination can be viewed at https://www.bc.edu/offices/diversity/compliance/nondiscrim
Internal Number: 3725
About Boston College
Boston College is one of the nation's best and most selective universities, with U.S. News & World Report ranking Boston College 31st among national universities, and Forbes ranking it 26th in its 2012 America's Best Colleges listing. Boston College confers more than 4,000 degrees annually in more than 50 fields of study through eight schools and colleges. Faculty members are committed to both teaching and research having earned nearly $60 million in research grants in the last year alone. The University has made a major commitment to academic excellence. As part of its Strategic Plan, Boston College is in the process of adding 100 new faculty positions, expanding faculty and graduate research, increasing student financial aid to more than $128 million annually, and widening opportunities in key undergraduate programs, such as international study, internships and student formation.