Graphics Designer
Florida International University - Miami, FL

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About FIU

Florida International University is recognized as a Carnegie engaged university. Its colleges and schools offer more than 180 bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programs in fields such as engineering, international relations, architecture, law and medicine. As one of South Florida’s anchor institutions, FIU is worlds ahead in its local and global engagement, finding solutions to the most challenging problems of our time. FIU emphasizes research as a major component of its mission and enrolls 48,000 students on two campus and three centers including FIU Downtown on Brickell and the Miami Beach Urban Studios. More than 160,000 alumni live and work in South Florida. For more information about FIU, visit www.fiu.edu.

Job Summary
  • Provides strategic creative direction and is able to execute and produce innovative ideas, concepts and campaigns.
  • Plans concepts for projects by studying information and materials; develops design briefs based on needs.
  • Illustrates concept(s) by designing rough layout of art and copy regarding arrangement, size, type size and style, and related aesthetic concepts.
  • Creates a wide variety of layouts, iconography, font treatments, package designs, graphic web designs, logos and illustrations.
  • Keeps current and applies working knowledge of industry-standard print and presentation software, such as Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Acrobat, Illustrator and Dreamweaver) and other such as PowerPoint, Keynote, QuarkXPress, Flash and Director.
  • Integrates graphic work in all areas of marketing promotion including publications, brochures, the web, interactive designs, event marketing, social media, print, online, outdoor, video, among others.
  • Maintains superior skill in graphic design, typography, sound, and color sense.
  • Produces still and animated graphics for web banners.
  • Marks up, pastes, and assembles final layouts to prepare layouts for printer.
  • Works with others, such as printers, programmers, developers or other technicians, to complete the final product.
  • Demonstrates ability to consistently produce a high volume of quality work under tight deadlines.
  • Applies knowledge of all aspects of offset and digital prepress and print production processes and technology.
  • Maintains current on technical and industry trends.
  • Performs other related duties as required or as directed. The omission of specific duties does not preclude the supervisor from assigning duties that are logically related to the position.
  • Works in collaboration with the Division of External Relations on all collateral development, advertising and promotion.

Minimum Qualifications

Master's degree in an appropriate area of specialization; or a bachelor's degree in an appropriate area of specialization and two years of appropriate experience.

Desired Qualifications
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in an ad agency, design studio or corporate design team preferred
  • Candidate should be self-motivated and results oriented
  • Experience with web design development, charts/graphs, photography and other artwork a plus.

Job Category

Administrative

Advertised Salary

$50,000-$55,000

Work Schedule

Begin time: 8:30 AM
End time: 5:00 PM

Pre-Employment Requirements

Criminal Background Check

How To Apply

As a current employee, you must log into Employee Self Service (ESS) to apply for this and any other internal career opportunity of interest. Before you begin the process, we recommend that you are prepared to attach electronic copies of your resume, cover letter or any other documents within the application process. It is recommended that you combine your cover letter and resume into one attachment. Attached documents should be in Microsoft Word or PDF format.

*This posting will close at 12 am of the close date.

How To Apply

If you have not created a registered account, you will be asked to create a username and password for use of the system. It is recommended that you provide an active/valid e-mail account as that will be the main source of communication regarding your status within the process. Before you begin the process, we recommend that you are prepared to attach electronic copies of your resume, cover letter or any other documents within the application process. It is recommended that you combine your cover letter and resume into one attachment. Attached documents should be in Microsoft Word or PDF format. All applicants are required to complete the online application including work history and educational details (if applicable), even when attaching a resume.

*This posting will close at 12 am of the close date.

Clery Notice

In compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act , the University Police department at Florida International University provides information on crimes statistics, crime prevention, law enforcement, crime reporting, and other related issues for the past three (3) calendar years. The FIU Annual Security report is available online at: http://police.fiu.edu/docs/Campus_Security_Report_&_Safety_Guide.pdf .

To obtain a paper copy of the report, please visit the FIU Police Department located at 885 SW 109th Avenue, Miami, FL, 33199 (PG5 Market Station).

Equal Opportunity Programs

FIU is a member of the State University System of Florida and is an Equal Opportunity, Equal Access Affirmative Action Employer .

Search Information

Job Opening ID: 506253
Business Unit: UNIVERSITY COLLEGE
Department: Web Based Credit Courses

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