Job Description - Specialist, Marketing Graphic Design
Description View created on 08/01/2014
Specialist, Marketing Graphic Design
Manager, Graphic Design
To plan, analyze, design, and create official college marketing materials that educate and inform both internal and external audiences about ACC's mission, people, programs, and services.
Essential duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Provides creative support for web graphic needs.
Formats text and graphics, creates graphs and charts from data; coordinates proofing and corrections.
Prepares electronic files according to commercial printer's requirements and checks printer proofs.
Compiles and organizes information from multiple sources throughout the college; formats and updates written material and graphics provided in multiple formats including hard copy, Word, Excel, and Adobe Acrobat.
Provides preliminary proofing of text and reviews final product to ensure it is complete and accurate.
Must possess required knowledge and be able to explain and demonstrate, with or without reasonable accommodations, that the essential functions of the job can be performed.
Graphic design theory, typography, color theory.
Technical expertise with graphic design and print production software.
Publication layout and design.
Commercial printing requirements and practices.
Must possess required skills and be able to explain and demonstrate, with or without reasonable accommodations, that the essential functions of the job can be performed.
Creativity, communication, and problem-solving skills.
Effectively managing tight deadlines and multiple tasks in a fast-paced work environment.
Effectively using self-discipline and initiative to work both independently and in teams, budgeting time and meeting deadlines and production schedules.
Effectively using initiative to stay updated on the latest trends and practices marketing graphic design.
Maintaining equipment and software.
Extensive computer work. Demonstrated proficiency using standard office software and graphic design and publishing applications including Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office, Internet, FTP, and scanning software in a predominantly Mac-based environment.
Experience in marketing and developing visual communication strategies.
Reliable transportation for occasional local travel.