The successful candidate will be responsible for photography of campus events as assigned; staff, faculty and students head shots; creative photos for web site and publications; organizing and maintaining photo database; cataloguing and maintaining photo equipment; recommending and implementing related software programs; design, updating and producing assigned campus publications, both in print and online, including newsletters, fliers, brochures, posters, billboards; email-blasts; assisting in the organization of selected campus events; updating print and online materials on an as-needed basis; other related duties as assigned.
Candidate must be able to handle multiple assignments simultaneously, meet aggressive deadlines, pay attention to detail, and work collaboratively with a variety of departments and areas including academics, admissions, social media, and marketing/communications; and bring creative thought to the process of envisioning the finished product.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Minimum of 3 years professional experience in an academic, business, or other professional environment (or freelance equivalent). Bachelor Degree in Design, Photgraphy, Visual Art or equivalent life experience, Capable of using the following programs (on Apple Computer): Adobe InDesign, Photoshop
Portfolio (print or online) is required.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Familiarity with Adobe Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Lightroom, Bridge; Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, Excel. Previous experience in higher-education environment a plus.
This is a full-time position.
For the first 10 working days, beginning January 3, 2013 and ending January 16, 2013 , applications will be limited to UUP Farmingdale.
CLOSING DATE FOR RECEIPT OF APPLICATIONS: February 1, 2013
Salary $43,800 - $47,000
State University of New York is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer