Northeastern University is looking for a Designer to address our growing marketing needs. You'll use your in-depth knowledge of design principles to help shape a breadth of work encompassing digital, print, environmental and experiential projects. To be successful in this role, you should have experience executing marketing projects from conception through production, including websites, online ad units, magazines, brochures and other collateral. Ultimately you will be a key player in promoting our brand by delivering highly visible, quality pieces on tight deadlines.
Oversee design projects, from conception to delivery
Design original pieces, including illustrations, infographics, icons etc...
Refine images, fonts and layouts using design software
Generate ideas to portray concepts and advertise products/services
Use design to enhance the User Experience in digital projects
Maintain brand consistency throughout all our marketing projects
Liaise with project management and design teams to ensure deadlines are met
Stay up-to-date with industry developments and tools
1-2 years of experience as a Designer, Art Director or similar role
Portfolio of design projects
Solid understanding of digital UX/UI design
Proficient with image editing software, like Photoshop, and Illustrator.
Proficient in design software (e.g. Sketch, InDesign, PowerPoint)
Strong aesthetic skills with attention to detail
Ability to collaborate with a team and juggle multiple projects
Agency experience a plus
Bachelor's degree in Design, Visual Arts or relevant field preferred
What stands us apart:
We offer a highly competitive benefits package, including tuition waivers for that master's degree or certificate you've been thinking about.
A selection of other current offerings includes medical, dental, and vision plans, paid parental leave, generous retirement programs, discounts on technology products, health and fitness programs, ample paid time off, and professional development opportunities.
A criminal background check is required
Requisition Number: STFR005424
Internal Number: 60998
About Northeastern University
Founded in 1898, Northeastern University is a private research university located in the heart of Boston. Northeastern is a leader in worldwide experiential learning, urban engagement, and interdisciplinary research that meets global and societal needs. Our broad mix of experience-based education programs?our signature cooperative education program, as well as student research, service learning, and global learning?build the connections that enable students to transform their lives. The University offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools.