This position is responsible for, in partnership with University Communications, the marketing and branding of the College of Education and Human Services. The Coordinator is responsible for the creative design process as it relates to promotional materials, across multiple platforms, that are both internal and external to the University with an understanding of target audiences and market demands.
Bachelor's degree, preferably in graphic design or equivalent combination of education and experience. One year of graphic and/or web design experience. Fluency in current design and publishing software for Mac (Adobe CS5). Strong understanding of integration of graphic design and information design for mission promotion. Strong planning and conceptual design skills. Strong typography skills. Strong production skills and thorough knowledge of printing processes. Demonstrated ability to work effectively as part of a creative team. Ability to work with a wide range of clientele. Excellent interpersonal, time management, communication and follow through skills. Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and prioritize as needed. Demonstrated ability to cultivate and maintain positive interpersonal relations.
Celebrating its 120th anniversary this year, Central Michigan University is one of the nation?s 100 largest public universities and the fourth largest in Michigan, with more than 21,000 students on its Mount Pleasant campus and another 7,000 enrolled online and at more than 50 locations across North America. CMU offers academic programs at the undergraduate, master?s, specialist and doctoral level...s, including several in key areas of strength and emerging interest such as biochemistry, business administration, communications, educational leadership, engineering, health services and administration, neuroscience, physical therapy, and psychology. CMU also has established a College of Medicine, which is actively recruiting students for its inaugural class that will start in the summer of 2013.