University of Oklahoma Athletics is looking for a creative, highly motivated graphic designer to join our team. Duties will include but are not limited to organize and manage multiple design projects in various stages of progress Formulate design concepts, presentations, templates, layouts, merchandise, installations and other collateral from initial idea to final execution Design advertisements, print materials and promotional materials for all athletics-related departments and teams. Present or pitch ideas, briefs, and concepts to various parties. Meet all advertising and print deadlines Contribute to the invention and implementation of marketing/communications initiatives Provide creative direction to photographers and student-athletes at photo shoots.
Required Education: Bachelor Degree or equivalent combination of education/job related experience, AND:
12 months of Graphic Arts or Desktop Publishing experience
Detail oriented for accuracy of data and information
Highly organized and able to handle multiple projects and deadlines
Develop good rapport with other members of the Athletics Department
Ability to gain and maintain working knowledge of University, Big 12, and NCAA rules and regulations
Work closely with supervisors to ensure a cohesive message and look across all design projects and materials
Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite, specifically Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, After Effects, and Acrobat
Ability to formulate design concepts, presentations, templates, layouts, merchandise, installations and other collateral from initial idea to final execution
Advertised Physical Requirements:
Must be able to engage in repetitive motions, grasp, feel, touch, communicate, hear and see including color, depth perception and clarity.
36 mo of work exp with a creative firm, professional team or collegiate athletics
Working knowledge of Univ, Big 12, & NCAA rules & regulations
Supervision: No Supervisory Duties
Special Instructions: If you are selected as a final candidate for this position, you will be subject to The University of Oklahoma Norman Campus Tuberculosis Testing policy. To view the policy, visit https://hr.ou.edu/Policies-Handbooks/TB-Testing
Hiring contingent upon a Background Check?- Yes
Special Indications: None
Internal Number: 191476
About University of Oklahoma Athletics Department
The University of Oklahoma is a Division I institution and is a member of the Big 12 Conference. There are approximately 550 student-athletes in 23 intercollegiate athletic programs. The mission of the Oklahoma Athletics Department is to inspire champions today and prepare leaders for tomorrow by providing an excellent environment to enable student-athletes to achieve their highest academic, athletic and personal aspirations.