Job Details

Monmouth University
  • Position Number: 1532972
  • Location: West Long Branch, NJ
  • Position Type: Fine and Applied Arts - Graphic Design

Monmouth University

Graphic Designer

Department: University Marketing and Communications

Position Summary:
Monmouth University is seeking applications for a Graphic Designer in the University Marketing and Communications department.

The candidate would be expected to: concept, design, and prepare artwork and other elements in support of client needs and that are consistent with visual identity guidelines; produce compelling and differentiated materials that will be utilized both internally and externally.

A complete list of job duties is available at

Required Degree, License or Certifications:

Required Skills or Software:
Must be able to utilize a variety of computer software programs in order to successfully complete assigned tasks, Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills, Must be able to treat confidential and sensitive information appropriately, Must be able to operate a variety of office equipment, Intermediate knowledge of MS Word 2013, Intermediate knowledge of MS Excel 2013

Required Years of Experience: 2

Other Requirements:
Associates degree or higher in Graphic Design or related field. Two years of proven experience in conceptual graphic design.

Experience working in a variety of different media, including print, digital/social/mobile and video. Experience with presentation, design, and narrative storytelling.

Ability to clearly articulate your design decisions. Deep knowledge and proficiency in Adobes Creative Cloud software, specifically InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop. Strong work ethic with an ability to take initiative and critique, and expedite tasks.

Strong organizational skills, extreme attention to detail, and commitment to producing excellent work. Must have an editorial eye for the use of typography and color, layout, and visual communication hierarchy.

Demonstrated successful work experience in a customer-driven, organized, creative, results-oriented environment. Experience curating content to each various platform such as knowing the difference between the content that is appropriate for Snapchat vs. Facebook vs. Instagram, and devise ideas about how to best engage our target.

Knowledge and interest in emerging technologies. Openness to new approaches to communicating. Solid understanding of latest graphic and web design principles and aesthetics. Experience in the preparation of digital files for press. Ability to function as a productive member in a team-focused, collaborative environment.

Preferred Qualifications:
Bachelors degree. Experience with video production and editing a plus (for our social content). Experience in printing processes. Experience in magazine layout and production. Basic copywriting/storytelling.

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Posting Date: 07/12/2019
Closing Date:

Located along New Jerseys northern coastline, Monmouth University is a top-tier, private comprehensive institution that is home to innovative academic programs, expert faculty, and nationally ranked Division I athletics. The University enrolls approximately 6,200 students in nearly 60 undergraduate and graduate degree programs, including two doctoral programs.

Small classes geared toward individual attention and immersive learning experiences that extend beyond the classroom, define the student experience at Monmouth. The Universitys dynamic learning environment empowers students to become active participants in their education while fully preparing them for life after graduation. Monmouths faculty, experts in their respective disciplines and industries, foster student growth by collaborating with undergraduates and graduates in their research and scholarship.

Approximately one hour from New York City and Philadelphia, Monmouth University sits at the heart of a vibrant culture rich in history, the arts, technology, and entrepreneurship. The Universitys 168-acre coastal campus has been named one of the most beautiful in the world, and blends the classic elegance of National Historic Landmarks with state-of-the-art facilities. Recent updates include a $47 million renovation to the Edison Science Building and construction of a $16 million stadium, which hosts more than half of the Universitys student-athletes.

A multitude of experiences is available just outside the campus gates. Access Asbury Parks legendary music scene and diverse cultural opportunities supported by an active LGBTQ community. Enjoy Red Banks lively theater and dining hub and Long Branchs redeveloped waterfront with recreational and upscale shopping offerings.

Founded in 1933 as Monmouth Junior College, the institution became Monmouth College in 1956 and received its university charter in 1995. Today, Monmouth University is listed in U.S. News & World Reports Best Colleges, The Princeton Reviews The Best 382 Colleges, and Money magazines Best Colleges for Your Money.

Monmouth University is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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