The University of Tulsa, a member of the American Athletic Conference and NCAA Division I (FBS), invites applicants for the position of Graphic Design Assistant. This is an 11-month, part-time, entry level, non-benefitted position that runs from July 1, 2017 to May 30, 2018. The University of Tulsa offers 17 intercollegiate sports.
POSITION SUMMARY: The Graphic Design Assistant will handle primary graphic design for Athletics Marketing in the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics. This position will develop all collateral, including posters, schedule cards, game day guides, and ticket sales and promotional flyers in an effort to raise brand awareness, increase attendance, generate revenue and maximize fan engagement. The Graphic Design Assistant will be responsible for the development of weekly and game-day email graphics, social media templates, and general use graphics for social media and video boards. This position will be responsible for developing a themed and consistent look and messaging in the promotion of the Tulsa brand and athletic programs, and other duties as assigned.
SALARY: $15,000 (11-month position)
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree in graphic design, art, marketing, advertising, or related field. At least one year of graphic design experience, preferably in collegiate and/or professional athletics. Must possess strong organizational skills with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple projects effectively; must be detail-oriented, energetic and a creative thinker. Must possess strong working experience in the use of Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop Illustrator, etc.) and other design skills.
DEADLINE: The deadline for applications is Wednesday, May 31, 2017
APPLICATIONS: Send cover letter, resume, graphic portfolio pieces that highlights a variety projects and at least three (3) professional references to: Donaldemail@example.com or Athletic Communications, Attn: Don Tomkalski; The University of Tulsa; 800 South Tucker Drive; Tulsa, OK 74104. The University of Tulsa is an Equal Opportunity Employer Disabled /Veteran.
The University of Tulsa is a private, independent, doctoral-degree-granting institution whose mission reflects the core values of excellence in scholarship, dedication to free inquiry, integrity of character, and commitment to humanity. The University of Tulsa is an NCAA Division 1-FBS university which seeks to provide student-athletes with the opportunity to compete at the highest level while mak...ing progress toward completion of a degree of their choice in an environment consistent with high academic standards, a commitment to equity and diversity, sportsmanship, personal growth and development, and ethical conduct.