Under the direction of the Assistant Director of Marketing and Advertising, the Graphic Designer will assist in the development, creation and implementation of departmental marketing and advertising campaigns for all program areas and the facility/department as a whole. The Graphic Designer will gain experience working in a multi-platform marketing environment that includes, but is not limited to: print, web, enews, social media, and other digital platforms. In addition, the Graphic Designer will also assist in marketing support and outreach activities as necessary, such as photography, video work, tabling, and special event support. The Graphic Designer will also be active in the development of marketing strategies and outreach campaigns.
Design and marketing, by nature, is a collaborative, creative and constructive environment. Therefore, the ideal candidate will have excellent communication and teamwork skills, a patient understanding and approach to his/her work, a knack for efficient and diverse multi-tasking, and a strong ability to work with constructive criticism.
About CENTERS, LLC at Cleveland State University
Cleveland State University opened the 120,000 square foot state-of-the-art Student Recreation Center in August 2006. Cleveland State University is selected as one of America’s Best Colleges by US News & World Report by providing a comprehensive metropolitan university committed to a high-quality education to students with diverse backgrounds, experiences, interests and needs. Enrolling 17,000 students and located in downtown Cleveland, Ohio, the University offers 8 colleges with degrees in 200 undergraduate and graduate programs. Cleveland State University boasts an NCAA Division I athletics program and offers 200+ student clubs and organizations. With more than $500 million in new construction and building renovations there are 1,250 students living on-campus and 1,000 additional students living in the immediate area. Additionally, there are approximately 2,500 full and part-time faculty and staff employed by the University.
Founded in 1998, CENTERS is the first company in the United States organized solely for the purpose of providing management services for university recreation, fitness and wellness facilities. Our focus is on student life, educational outcomes, marketing responsiveness, mission sensitivity and cost effectiveness. CENTERS currently provides management services to the following institutions: Cleveland State University, DePaul University, Marshall University, University of Alabama at Birmingham, University of Missouri–St. Louis, University of New Haven, Jacksonville State University, Mylan Park Foundation, Harper College and Moraine Valley Community College.
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Internal contacts include staff at all levels. External contacts include external customers and vendors. Contact involves troubleshooting, informing, exchanging information, negotiating, making recommendations, and giving information or instructions.
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