Boston Architectural College

320 Newbury Street
Boston, MA 02115
www.the-bac.edu

Date Posted:
December 03, 2018

Region:
Eastern Massachusetts

Category:
Public Relations/Marketing

Type:
Full-Time

Graphic Designer

Description:

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Graphic Designer provides high quality print and digital design for the College’s marketing, branding, and educational efforts. This position reports to the director of marketing and communications.


PRIMARY ESSENTIAL Functions:

  • Be adept at designing marketing materials in both print and digital media in support of multi-media campaigns
  • Assist in the development, execution and maintenance of the College brand
  • Art direct the College’s twice yearly magazine, Practice
  • Develop graphics for College marketing merchandise
  • Design graphics for College’s high visibility exhibition gallery
  • Collaborate on the development of videography and photography
  • Collaborate with a variety of people in various disciplines
  • Continuous learning to keep skills and industry knowledge current
  • Ability and willingness to quickly adapt to new technologies
  • Other duties, as assigned

STANDARD EXPECTATIONS:

· Team and Interpersonal Skills: Success in this position requires positive relationships with other team members including support staff and senior staff.

· Service Orientation: Success in this position requires a service-oriented perspective in which, to the greatest extent possible, treat students and other employees in such a way that they feel well served by a professional representative of the BAC.

· Confidentiality and Discretion: Success in this position requires the ability not only to maintain the confidentiality of student and employee records, but also the ability to discern when it is appropriate to divulge privileged or confidential information.


SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: None


EDUCATIONAL CRITERIA: Earned Bachelor degree from an accredited institution in graphic design or related discipline, required.



Qualifications:

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:

  • 3 to 4 years of design experience
  • Knowledge of typography, color and production
  • Proficient knowledge of computer programs: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, and Content Management Systems
  • Solid organizational skills, detail-oriented; time management skills, ability to juggle multiple priorities
  • Self-starter
  • Strong understanding of digital environment
  • Understanding of print production process
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and meet deadlines.
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team

Apply by:
January 28, 2019
About this Organization:
The Boston Architectural College is a dynamic institution on the leading edge of design education. Located in the heart of Boston’s historic Back Bay, the BAC is an independent, accredited college of spatial design, founded in 1889. With over 800 degree program students, the BAC offers undergraduate and graduate programs in Architecture, Interior Design, Landscape Architecture and Design Studies. The BAC stresses excellence in practice-based professional education, and accessibility to the design professions. The BAC has been recognized by DesignIntelligence as providing World-class Programs with High Distinction. BAC Professional & Continuing Education offers classes and certificate programs for design professionals and for those who wish to explore design, renew skills or increase expertise. The Landscape Institute continues its celebrated tradition at the BAC offering in-depth study of horticulture, landscape design, history and preservation. The BAC’s central location and its strong links with the design community make it a strategic educational center for the discussion of design issues.