Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
Location: Bloomington, Indiana,
Internal Number: 307518
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The Scholars' Commons Promotional Assistant works closely with librarians and library staff to communicate with library users through a variety of mediums including posters, displays, signs, website pages, digital advertisements, and more. This position provides an opportunity to join a service-oriented team and to gain valuable graphic design experience. This position will be filled by a student who can design and print content for the libraries, including digital and print signage, as well as regularly designing and helping maintain content for exhibit cases in the library. Candidates with graphic design skills who can take creative initiative in the design process are ideal.
Helps support and promote the Libraries' resources, workshops, and materials.
Meets with librarians and other campus staff to plan and execute their vision for exhibition designs.
Helps install exhibits and setting up for workshops.
Currently enrolled as an IUB student.
Proficient in Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, and/or InDesign.
Demonstrated creative ability.
Demonstrated ability to work independently and in a team environment and ask questions as necessary.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Flexibility, creativity, detail oriented, ability to proofread carefully.
Strong organizational skills.
Ability to maintain knowledge of and follow library procedures and policies.
Ability to interact with a variety of constituents, including faculty, staff, and students.
Knowledge of IU Branding Standards.
Coursework in graphic design.
Working Conditions / Demands
This position requires the ability to constantly operate a computer and other office items.
To complete your application, please email at least 3 examples of your design work to Alyssa Denneler, email@example.com.
This is an in-person position.
Herman B Wells Library
Minimum 6 hours per week, with more hours possible depending on special projects.
For full-time staff employees, Indiana University offers a wide array of benefits including:
Multiple plan options for medical insurance
Health Savings Account with generous IU contribution
Life insurance, LTD, and AD&D options
Base retirement plan contribution from IU, subject to vesting
This posting is scheduled to close at 11:59 pm EST on the advertised Close Date. This posting may be closed at any time at the discretion of the University, but will remain open for a minimum of 5 business days. To guarantee full consideration, please submit your application within 5 business days of the Posted Date.
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About Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
IUPUI, a partnership between Indiana and Purdue universities, is Indiana’s urban research and academic health sciences campus.IUPUI’s mission is to advance the state of Indiana and the intellectual growth of its citizens to the highest levels nationally and internationally through research and creative activity, teaching and learning, and civic engagement.By offering a distinctive range of bachelor’s, master’s, professional, and Ph.D. degrees, IUPUI promotes the educational, cultural, and economic development of central Indiana and beyond through innovative collaborations, external partnerships, and a strong commitment to diversity.