Position Announcement

JOB TITLE: Graphic Designer

REPORTS TO: Art Director

JOB OBJECTIVE:  Works within a team to develop and design a range of marketing materials for print and web that serve the school and its mission. Translates complex concepts and data into visual illustrations/graphics and is responsible for upholding the NOLS brand standards. Creates and presents concepts to in-house clients and maintains excellent interdepartmental relationships. Provides supervisory-support and direction to design interns.

QUALIFICATIONS: Desired candidates will have a degree in graphic design and will display a strong interest in visual design (print + web) and branding. Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite is required and proficiency in HTML and CSS is preferred. Experience working on digital files in a print production environment is essential. Strong photo selecting and editing skills are necessary. Excellent time management skills, communication skills, and ability to meet deadlines are essential for success in this role. Must possess a strong sense of concept development in addition to collaboration, research, problem-solving, and presentation skills. Knowledge of front-end web design or user experience design is desired. A positive attitude is a must! 

LEADERSHIP OR SUPERVISORY DUTIES: Responsible for upholding the NOLS brand standards and ensuring that a project is executed effectively. 

FUNDS AND/OR PROPERTY: No fiscal responsibilities.

RESPONSIBILITIES: 

  • 60% - Visual design
  • 20% - Project planning, intern support, project management, & administrative duties
  • 20% - Print prep and printer communication and web implementation

EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: NOLS does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetics information, disability unrelated to job or admission requirements, or status as a protected veteran. The school’s nondiscrimination policy applies to all phases of its employment process, its admission and financial aid programs, and to all other aspects of its educational programs and activities. Retaliation directed to any person who pursues a discrimination complaint or grievance, participates in a discrimination investigation, or otherwise opposes unlawful discrimination is prohibited.

CRIMINAL BACKGROUND CHECK: A criminal background check is required from all NOLS employees.

E-VERIFY: NOLS participates in E-verify.

WORK LOCATION: NOLS World Headquarters, Lander, Wyoming. 

HOW TO APPLY: Send cover letter, link to portfolio, and resume to Eryn Pierce, Art Director
Email: eryn_pierce@nols.edu
Phone: 307-332-2288
Fax: 307-332-8811
USPS: 284 Lincoln Street
Lander, WY 82520
Contact Eryn with questions.

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: November 19, 2018

STARTING DATE: ASAP

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