The Graphic Artist is responsible for the design and creation of all print publications for the Union. These marketing materials include event programming pieces, general advertising for Union services, student employment marketing pieces, and other projects as assigned.
This position reports directly to the Director and Office Manager of the Union. This position also provides support to other Union Administration staff and Leadership Team members.
Approximately 6-15 hours per week. Hold a minimum of 3-5 office hours a week, plus miscellaneous project time.
The graphic artist must hold and maintain a minimum of a 2.75 cumulative GPA.
The graphic artist must hold at least a sophomore class standing at Valparaiso University.
The graphic artist must be familiar with and maintain Valparaiso University marketing and
Must be in good standing with the University.
Creativity and understanding of the fundamental principles of graphic design and layout.
Familiarity with the following software: Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, In Design),
Microsoft Office Suite, Quark Express
Punctual and dependable, displaying qualities needed to work within a professional
Displays quality attention to detail and ability to prioritize and multi-task.
Ability to work independently with little supervision, as well as part of a team with other
Effective communication skills, both written and verbal.
Willingness to work, learns new skills, and receives critique of creative work.
The graphic artist must have the ability to work weekdays, evenings and weekends and work
to meet quick deadlines.