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Multimedia Designer at University of California - Santa Barbara

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Type: Full Time
Location: Santa Barbara, California





Job Description:

Job Number
20190256

Number of Hires
Single Hire

Job Open Date
05-10-2019

Job Close Date
Open Until Filled

Primary Consideration Date for Open Until Filled
05-28-2019

Additional Deadline Information

Title Code
6102

Payroll Title Name
ARTIST SR

Working Title Name
Multimedia Designer

Department Profile (Specific Information about department/program):
Through international academic experiences, the University of California Education Abroad Program (UCEAP) inspires students to explore and transform their lives, UC and the world. Since 1962, UCEAP has supported this mission, serving over 100,000 students across all 10 UC campuses and over 32,000 international exchange students. Sustained by strong academic excellence, spirited faculty collaboration and an interrelated support system, UCEAP produces future global citizens and thought leaders. www.eap.ucop.edu

Department Code-Name
EAPQ-Educ Abroad Program UC

End Date/Contingencies for Grant Funding

FOC (Federal Occupation Code) Sub-Code
CC-Other Technicians

FOC (Federal Occupation Code)
C-Technicians (e.g., Computer Resource Specialists, Lab Asst, Artist)

Advertised Range Min (full time equivalent)

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Advertised Range Max (full time equivalent)
29.75

Advertised Range Rate Type
Hourly

Other Advertised Salary Range Comments
$25.00-$29.75/hr.

Percentage of full-time
100.00

Days
M-F

Hours
40/week with regular schedule, 8-5 or similar

Appointment Type

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Limited Appointment End Date

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Is this a NEW CAREER position*
No

Summary of Job Duties
(Note: This summary will be used for keyword search) The Multimedia Designer applies innovation as an experienced, technical leader with a high degree of knowledge in the overall field of digital communications with a focus on strategic problem-solving; manages projects that include formulating strategies, and administering resources; functions with a high degree of autonomy. Provides leadership, vision and creative ideas to produce design and layout for a variety of routine and non-routine projects; ensures search engine optimization; builds and maintains micro-site; demonstrates full understanding of industry practices and organization policies and procedures. Demonstrates good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.

Responsible for design and production of informational and promotional materials for UCEAP. Manages and takes responsibility for projects from beginning to end. Organizes, maintains and presents UCEAP information in a variety of formats for outreach, recruitment and advising. Digital and print design and production includes creating designs for publications and to enhance UCEAP's online presence. Manipulates graphics utilizing drawing and photo editing software. Ensures web and digital media conform to professional style standards. Keeps marketing and communications team up-to-date regarding software, type styles and design ideas. Maintains digital and hard copy image libraries. Manages and coordinates timelines, inventory and creative design and production process.

Digital publications and products include but are not limited to a multimedia projects for students, faculty, UCEAP, and Campus EAP Staff, Study Centers, parents, reciprocity students, alumni, development efforts, and staff. Numerous recruitment, retention and orientation materials and products, annual reports, policy manuals, and staff/faculty information packets are also produced.

Works under general supervision in a fast paced, team driven environment, collaborating with unit staff and staff throughout UCEAP. Maintaining a professional, collaborative, courteous manner in the face of tight deadlines and design and production compromises is essential. Works on special marketing projects; designs, formats, and edits online properties for a wide range of audiences; prepares digital presentations; manipulates photos and art; and provides general section support. Must be able to communicate the status of projects, quickly change priorities, and follow through on projects independently and in collaboration with others.

Minimum Requirements
Three to five years of professional print and multimedia design experience including design support for social media. Must have a strong portfolio and proven ability to produce complex multimedia and print materials. Mastery of MS Word, Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and familiarity with HTML. Excellent communication skills, both oral and written. Must be able to communicate the status of projects quickly, adapt to changing priorities and follow through on projects independently and in collaboration with others. Bachelor's degree in graphic design, digital media design, or related disciplines or equivalent combination of training and experience.

Desirable Requirements
Professional multimedia design experience in a marketing department or similar environment. Experience with Excel, database programs and familiarity with FLASH and Dreamweaver.

Special Conditions of Employment

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Other Special Conditions of Employment
Full time, on-site position with a regular schedule M-F at the UCEAP Systemwide Office in Goleta, CA (near UCSB).

Other Recruitment Notes

Optional Applicant Documents
Other Document (1)
Other Document (2)
Other Document (3)

Required Applicant Documents
Resume
Cover Letter

JOB DESCRIPTION

FLSA Exemption Status

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CBU (Collective Bargaining Unit)
TX - Technical Unit (UPTE-CWA)

ERC (Employee Relations Code)
E

Grade Type
Other

Grade Type

Grade Type

Grade Type

Grade Type

Grade
None

End Date for Other Appointment Type (e.g., Contract or 18-month Career)

Provision Number
40071396

Type of Supervision Received

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Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Three to five years of professional print and multimedia design experience including design support for social media. Must have a strong portfolio and proven ability to produce complex multimedia and print materials. Mastery of MS Word, Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and familiarity with HTML. Excellent communication skills, both oral and written. Must be able to communicate the status of projects quickly, adapt to changing priorities and follow through on projects independently and in collaboration with others. Bachelor's degree in graphic design, digital media design, or related disciplines or equivalent combination of training and experience.

Desirable: Professional multimedia design experience in a marketing department or similar environment. Experience with Excel, database programs and familiarity with FLASH and Dreamweaver.

The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.