The Senior Designer will independently create innovative, visually impactful designs for externally facing digital and print applications, which directly impact the business interests and brand development of Athletics and the institution. The Senior Designer will be tasked with maintaining the continuity and integrity of the Syracuse Athletics brand, educating, and leading the department in this area. The Senior Designer will be the lead on various projects and campaigns that promote the University's global brand and will engage with almost one million followers on social media platforms. This includes Cuse.com and various paid marketing and advertising. The Senior Designer will be a decision maker in all aspects of graphic creative for the University from an Athletics perspective and provide conceptual ideation, creative direction and constructive feedback, while creating and designing assets used by the department and institution. In addition to design work, the Senior Designer will lead a team of student workers and interns in the continued creation of digital design for nineteen Division One NCAA Athletics programs. It is vital that the Senior Designer masters creative management of both processes and people. In this role, the Senior Designer will be asked to develop creative workflows, manage a queue of requested work, conceptualize individual work, as well as act as a leader and mentor to other designers (freelance, junior level and interns) to help them further develop their skills.
Internal Number: 80377
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