The purpose of this position is to provide the marketing, graphic design and communication needs of the Wellness & Health Promotion department through project management, brand awareness, program promotion, and translating strategic efforts into effective marketing strategies. This position will coordinate effective internal and external communication channels (campus communications, social media, etc.) while developing brand appropriate visual materials utilizing design, photography and video to capture the mission and values of the department.
Hiring Department: Wellness & Health Promotion
Location: University of North Dakota-Grand Forks, North Dakota
Benefits: Includes single or family health care coverage, basic life insurance, EAP, retirement plan, tuition waiver, annual and sick leave. Optional benefits available: supplemental life, dental, vision, long term care insurance, flexible spending account, supplemental retirement plans.
Work Schedule: Monday-Friday, 8:00 am - 4:30 pm, occasional evenings and weekend hours
Position Closing Date: 8/30/18
Bachelor's Degree with major field of study or emphasis in marketing, communications, graphic design, media arts, recreation or other related field.
One or more years of professional work experience in marketing, graphic design or communications.
Must have experience with Adobe Creative Suite: InDesign, Illustrator, and Photoshop.
Must have current CPR, First Aid and AED certification or be able to obtain within two months of employment.
Applicants must submit a cover letter, resume, and three professional references when applying. If contacted for an interview, applicants should be prepared to provide samples of their design work.
Successful completion of criminal history background check
In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the US and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.
Master's Degree with major field of study or emphasis in marketing, communications, graphic design, media arts, recreation or other related field.
Two or more years of professional marketing experience in higher education and/or in a recreation/wellness setting.
Experience with in-house digital media production to include video content.
Experience with assessment efforts and data analysis.
Previous experience developing marketing and branding strategies using several disciplines (text, design, video, etc.) and media (guides, research, infographics, etc).
Internal Number: 4678
About University of North Dakota
The University of North Dakota is a public research university in Grand Forks, North Dakota. Established by the Dakota Territorial Assembly in 1883, six years before the establishment of the state of North Dakota, it is the state's oldest. UND is classified by the Carnegie Foundation as having high research activity, and is considered one of the top academic and research institutions in the northern Midwest. Several national research institutions are on the university's campus including the John D. Odegard School of Aerospace Sciences, Energy and Environmental Research Center, the School of Medicine and Health Sciences, and the USDA Human Nutrition Research Center. North Dakota's athletic teams compete in the NCAA's Division I. The UND Wellness & Health Promotion Department fosters a culture of multi-dimensional wellness that educates and impacts the UND community. To find out why living and working in Greater Grand Forks is way cooler, check out www.GrandForksisCooler.com