Department Summary: The Division of Marketing and Communications is responsible for telling the Bridgewater State University story to the institution’s major audiences, including current and prospective students, faculty and staff, alumni and donors, media, regional business, non-profit and governmental institutions and leaders, and the general public. The division manages all facets of the university’s communications and major communications channels, including the university website, branding, marketing, advertising, publications, media relations, major social media channels and video production. Bridgewater is a thriving university, which has undergone extraordinary growth in enrollments and programs in the past two decades. The Division of Marketing and Communications is growing and seeking staff who are creative and driven to help tell the BSU success story.
Position Summary: We are seeking a Web Designer to work with our Web Developers and Content team to improve functionality and look of our websites and mobile app. Primary duties include conceptualizing and implementing creative ideas for websites and implementing guidelines for new visual elements. You will maintain the web style guide and oversee continuous improvements.
Position Type: APA Professional
Preferred Qualifications: • Font end framework experience preferred (Vue, Angular, React etc) • Drupal experience preferred. • SharePoint experience preferred. • UX/UI design experience preferred. • WCAG 2.0 web accessibility experience preferred. • Mobile app design experience preferred. • Related professional experience in a higher education setting preferred.
Work Environment: Bridgewater State University complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) to provide reasonable accommodation to qualified applicants and employee with disabilities.
Office activities are performed in an environmentally controlled office setting subject to extended periods of sitting, keyboarding and interaction with computer equipment; Systems inspection and repair may require that work be performed while standing, sitting and/or walking. This position requires bending, reaching, lifting, pushing and pulling up to 30 pounds.
Special Conditions for Eligibility: Please be aware that employment at Bridgewater State University is contingent upon completion of a successful background check.
Salary Range: $60,000 - $70,000 Posting Number: S00385P Open Date: 08/17/2018 Close Date: 9/17/2018 Open Until Filled: No
Special Instructions to Applicants: Please note the following information is required to complete your application for this position:
*Finalists for this position will present a portfolio of work demonstrating technical and visual competency in website design.
*a minimum of one (1) employment history entry.
*a minimum of three (3) professional reference entries.
Bridgewater State University (BSU) is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer which actively seeks to increase the diversity of its workforce. We are dedicated to providing educational, working and living environments that value the diverse backgrounds of all people.