Job Summary

Provides highly skilled, original and creative graphics for the production of publications and electronic communication media.

Job Functions

  • Plans and coordinates graphic design and production details for university and departmental publications and other graphic materials.
  • Supplies design ideas, layouts comps, fits copy, suggests either illustrations or photography or combinations of both to support the design idea.
  • Meets with group to discuss ideas, note any alterations, budget limitations, and deadlines before beginning production of materials.
  • Selects materials for final product.
  • Prepares specifications for quotes from various film engravers, printers, and vendors pertaining to each production job.
  • Prepares computer layout of the project and executes production of same.
  • Prepares images for digital usage, including scanning and digital manipulation of images.
  • Oversees production of illustrations with outside vendors and schedules and attends photo shoot for photography.
  • Works with printers to prepare itemized written estimates for clients.
  • Maintains client files for various proof changes, spec or quantity changes.
  • May produce designs for web sites.
  • May provide supervision to personnel.
  • Performs other related duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree and five-six years experience in related field. Experience may substitute for education on a year-for-year basis.

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